Grade: Elementary

#4168. Green Eggs and Ham Read Aloud

Reading/Writing, level: Elementary
Posted Sat Apr 5 10:17:17 PDT 2008 by Meghan Webb (Meghan Webb).

Read Aloud

1.) G.O. Talk about food that students like and foods that students dislike
2.) Talk about Dr. Suess and how he uses a lot of rhyming in his books
a. Modeling: Rhyming Words (attached)
i. What letters do you see in common (same endings)

During Reading:
1.) How does the character who keeps on refusing to eat the green eggs and ham feel? How do you know?

Post Reading:
1.) Why did he finally give in and eat the green eggs and ham?
2.) Do you think green scrambled eggs taste the same as regular eggs? Graphic Organizer: Reasons why or why not to eat green eggs and ham.
3.) What is a rhyming word? Give me an example of two words that rhyme.
4.) How many foods can you think of that are green?

Other Activities:
Picture Sentences
Writing Activity
Word Search
Tic Tac Toe
DoorKnob Hanger