•Do we recognize any words from this book?
•Have we seen any of these words from previous Dr. Seuss books?
•What theme do we see with Dr. Seuss and how he uses words?
•Hop and Pop rhyme…can you name two words that rhyme?
•Hop and Pop have the short -o- vowel sound, can you name two words with this short -o- vowel sound?
•Cat and Pat have short vowel –a- sounds, can you name two words with short vowel –a- sounds?
•Red and Bed have short vowel –e- sounds, can you name two words with short vowel –e- sounds?
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