Discussion Questions for Readers Ages 3-5:
Why doesn't Sam want his hair cut?
There is a bug or a snake on each page of the story. Can you find them?
What would you try eating if you wanted stinky breath?
How would you feel about a bug living in your hair?
Sam likes to play basketball. What is your favorite thing to play? Why?
Can you find and count how many times Sam says, "NOOOOOOO!" in the story?
Discussion Questions for Readers Ages 6+:
Do you think that getting a haircut or changing the way you look changes who you are?
What else could Sam do to be like his big brother?
Why do you think it is sometimes good to try to be like someone you admire?
Do you think it could sometimes not be good to try to be like someone else? If so, why not?
What do you think could have happened if Sam told his dad why he didn't want his hair cut?