How che Grinch Stole Christmas, by Dr. Seuss (pseud.] New York, Random House  unpaged. illus. 2km. I. Ticlic PZGHo ISBN: The Grinch hated Christmas! The whole Christmas season! Now, please don't ask why. No one quite knows the reason. 5. It could be his head wasn't screwed. "NOBODY in Who-ville visits the Grinch!" Then he smiled and said, "This Christmas is the th Whobilation, Who-ville's happiest day! And to celebrate, all.
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Every Who down in Whoville liked Christmas a lot But the Grinch,who lived just north of Whoville, Did NOT! The Grinch hated Christmas! The whole Christmas. You could show them the Grinch cartoon too. Once they're familiar with the story, introduce the play script, allot roles and begin rehearsing. You'll need to teach. (c) - page 1 of 7 - Get Instant Access to PDF File: 65db23 How The Grinch Stole Christmas (Classic Seuss) By Dr. Seuss. [EBOOK EPUB.
Seuss book, the first being 's The Lorax , and the third film adaptation of the story, after the animated TV special by Chuck Jones and the live-action film by Imagine Entertainment.
Starring Benedict Cumberbatch as the voice of the Grinch , it was originally scheduled to be released on November 10, ,  but in June , it was pushed back to November 9, The only one who isn't amused is a cantankerous, green furred creature called the Grinch , who has a heart "two sizes too small" and lives in a cave on the top of Mount Crumpit just north of Whoville.
The Grinch's only friend is his loyal pet dog, Max , and they both only visit Whoville when the Grinch needs to buy food and do bad things.
Meanwhile, 6-year-old Cindy Lou Who notices that her mother, Donna , is overworked trying to take care of herself and her twin infant brothers, Buster and Bean. She at first decides to send a letter to Santa Claus to help her mother but after encountering the Grinch, who sarcastically says that she'll have to talk to Santa face-to-face about it, she eventually decides to try and trap Santa with the help of her friends. With Christmas just around the corner, all the Whoville festivities force the Grinch to recall his sad childhood spent mostly alone and unwanted in a run down orphanage.
The Grinch soon decides that he will steal Christmas from Whoville to assuage his distress. He acquires a fat reindeer whom he calls Fred to help him pull a sleigh that he stole from frenemy Mr. After a test run, the Grinch discovers that Fred has a wife and child.
With a heavy heart, he lets Fred go back to them. On Christmas Eve, after making a Santa Claus disguise and dozens of gadgets to help him with his theft, the Grinch and Max, who pulls the sleigh in Fred's place, go down to Whoville and begin stealing the decorations and presents. He soon encounters Cindy after falling into her trap. Her request to help lighten her mother's workload, and her kind advice about listening to the Whos' singing to take his sadness away, touches the Grinch's bitter heart.
Nevertheless, the Grinch carries on with his mission.
I look ALL baa! Don't open the hole! It's time for the lighting of the Christmas lights. Mayor May-Who was saying, "Who has the best Christmas lights this year? Who will win the contest this chistmas? OK, Betty. She turned on more lights. They were the most beautiful lights anyone had ever seen.
The Mayor, who wanted to marry Martha-May, opened the envelope. Then, the award goes to the next in line. The Grinch suddenly bounced down from Mount Crumpit.
Cindy-Lou was happy to see him, but May-Who was not. If "Time for the cake contest! They pushed cakes into the Grinch's mouth. Everybody was giving presents, but the Grinch hadn't brought a present for anyone. I hate them," shouted the Grinch. Don't go! I'm a terrible Cheermeister. I forgot the most important thing, lighting the Christmas tree! But the Grinch suddenly had a nasty idea..
He set the tree on fire! And the Whos ran after him. But, they couldn't catch him.
I know! You can ull the sleigh and it will look just like anta's. And that's what he did.. But at Cindy-Lou's house, Cindy-Lou woke up. The Grinch took her back up to bed.
He's mean, hairy, and smelly Then, he went back to Mount Crumpit and watched. In the morning, the Whos woke up and saw that Christmas had disappeared.
They went into the streets. Mayor MayWho came flying out the window of his bedroom remember the Grinch put something under his bed? The Grinch smiled. I saw him!
Cindy-Lou was going to cry. Her father stood and said, " Cindy-Lou was right. I'm glad the Grinch took our presents.. It's about being together - with our families! She smiled. They kissed.
Then everybody kissed! What's going on in Who-ville? I' taken all the presents They can't have Christmas! I've taken it!
Yaybe Christmas isn't al ut these things. Maybe s about.. Dh no! Max, help eeling!
What's h nside! Oh Max! I Max, you're kissing me!
The sleigh.. Nobody should be without friends on Christmas. He picked up the sleigh and put it down on the mountain. I saved you? Yes, I think I did! We can stop them! The string of lights stopped the sleigh. Policeman Who-lihan walked up and said, "What's this? Martha-May said, "Mayor May-Who, this is for you.
The surprise knocked him over. The Grinch spent the next few hours putting everything back. Then he lit the Christmas tree. It was beautiful. The Christmas celebration was the greatest any Who had ever seen.
Martha-May sat next to the Grinch at dinner. Grinch," said Cindy-Lou and she kissed him on the cheek. Look at the cover and the pictures in the book. What is strange about this Christmas story, do you think? Who likes the Grinch in this story? Find three pictures that show he is liked and explain how you know this. On what page do you see: After you read 3. Which of these characters change in the story?
Mayor May-Who c. Lou Lou-Who d. Martha May-Who-vier e. Max 4. Write a letter to Mayor May-Who and tell him your ideas for next year's Who-bilation. Give ideas about and anything else you can think of to make next Christmas the Best Christmas in Who-ville!
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