Read Across America

Read Across America


What is Read Across America?

Read Across America is an initiative on reading created by the National Education Association. One part of the project is National Read Across America Day, an observance in the United States held on the school day closest to March 2, the birthday of Dr. Seuss.





  Sample Activities D.E.A.R TIME/S.S.R.


 "Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss"
 *Crazy Hat/and or Hair Day
"Honor Seussian Characters"
 *Twin Day
"Bring Books To Life"

 *College and Career Day!

"Thank You Dr. Seuss"

 *Crazy Socks Day 

"Fox in Sox  Day" 
Friday,   * Wear your Pajamas!

 * Teacher Read-A-Thon

"A Bedtime Story A Day Keeps the F's Away" 



Resources (Links) 


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