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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.


2017 Schedule

  Activities D.E.A.R TIME/S.S.R.

Monday, February 27th

*Crazy Hat/and or Hair Day "Honor Seussian Characters"
Tuesday, February 28th *Favorite Character Day "Bring Books To Life"
Wednesday, March 1st  

*Red and White Day

*Guest Reader Day
"Thank You Dr. Seuss"
Thursday, March 2nd  

Crazy Socks Day 

"Fox in Sox  Day" 
Friday, March 3rd    * Pajama Day

* Teacher Read-A-Thon

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


© 2017 Read Across America Committee
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