NARRATOR: We have been reading a story called ‘The Pumpkin Grower’. This is a new story called ‘The Giant Pumpkin’! Once upon a time, there was a boy and a girl who wanted to grow pumpkins for Halloween!
BOY & GIRL: Hello! We love pumpkins! We love gardening!
NARRATOR: So they planted some seeds in the garden.
BOY: I am very excited, we will have some lovely pumpkins for Halloween!
NARRATOR: They waited and waited for weeks and weeks.
GIRL: Where are the pumpkins? I want to eat them and make some jack-o-lanterns.
NARRATOR: They waited some more. Waiting and waiting. Longer and longer.
BOY: I hope the pumpkins will grow soon! I’m hungry!
GIRL: Let’s go and water the seeds.
NARRATOR: The next day, they woke up and saw a very, very, very, very BIG pumpkin the garden!
BOY: WAAAAAAHHH! I can’t believe it!
GIRL: It is bigger than Mr Tom!
NARRATOR: They ran outside.
BOY: I can’t wait to take it inside! I will try and pull it out… Grrrr… Arrrghhh… HHHmmmm!!!
GIRL: Let me try! … Grrrr… Arrrghhh… HHHmmmm!!!
NARRATOR: They tried and tried to pull the pumpkin out, but it was too big! He needed some help.
BOY: Yes, we need some help.
DOG: WOOF WOOF, I will help you!
NARRATOR: The boy, the girl and the dog pulled and pulled but the pumpkin did not move. They needed some more help.
GIRL: Yes, we need more help.
CAT: MIAOW MIAOW, I will help you!
NARRATOR: They pulled and pulled but it did not move. They needed some MORE help.
DOG: Woof woof, we need more help.
MONKEY: WUUAH-WUUAH! I will help you.
NARRATOR: Again, they pulled and pulled but it did not move. They needed some MORE help.
CAT: Miaow, miaow, we need more help.
MOUSE: SQUEAK-SQUEAK. I will help.
NARRATOR: They pulled and pulled and pulled.
MONKEY: Let’s pull together! Count to three!
EVERYONE: ONE… TWO… THREE!!! WAAAAAAAHHH!
MOUSE: Squeak-squeak. Wow we got the pumpkin.
BOY & GIRL: Thank you everyone for your help – what a team!
NARRATOR: The boy and girl went to cook the pumpkin. Everyone sat down to a big pumpkin soup.
DOG: Mmmm delicious!
CAT: Mmmmm tasty!
MONKEY: Thank you for the lovely pumpkin!
MOUSE: Do you have any cheese?
EVERYONE: HA HA HA HA! THE END!