Have you ever wondered why Dr. Seuss chose green as the color for his eggs and ham in this very popular children’s book? 

When I think about food from the perspective of a child,  green is probably the last color I want my food to be. What a great discussion for students to have as they pay attention to Dr. Seuss’ word choice and his thoughtful use of adjectives. Click on the link Dr. Seuss’ use of adjectives in Green Eggs and Ham, to watch a video of this really easy way to teach grammar authentically through the use of one of Dr. Seuss’ most popular books!


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