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Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss: Six Resources for Read Across America Day

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss: Six Resources for Read Across America Day

March 2 is Read Across America Day, also known as Dr. Seuss's birthday. Today, schools all across the country will encourage their students to read. Education World has you covered when it comes to activities educators can bring to their classrooms. Here is a list of seven resources teachers can use to celebrate Read Across America Day.

  1. Dr. Seuss Every-Day Edit: With this activity, students are given a paragraph about the life of Dr. Seuss, and are asked to find all of the grammatical errors in the text. 
  2. Write to Dr. Seuss: Students can write a letter to Dr. Seuss about their favorite book or characters. 
  3. Read Across America Day: Education World Resource Roundup: With this article, teachers can find a list of resources they can use to teach about Read Across America Day. 
  4. Read Across America Websites and Resources: Teachers can find a list of resources and websites to find lesson plans, activities, and other information about Dr. Seuss and Read Across America Day. 
  5. Video Roundups: Dr. Seuss: Here is a list of videos educators can use in the classroom to share the stories from Dr. Seuss. 
  6. Ten Dr. Seuss Books for Read Across America Day: Here are ten books elementary school teachers can read to their students for Read Across America Day.

Article by Kassondra Granata, Education World Contributor

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