The Purpose of "Read Across America"
Motivating children to read is an important factor in student achievement and creating lifelong successful readers. Research has shown that children who are motivated and spend more time reading do better in school.
Here's a great article about ways to encourage and help your child to read.
Raising a Reader: Seven Tips to Help Your Child Learn to Read from Motherhood on a Dime.
What we are reading this week:
Brother - "That's Not My Train."
Sister - "Hannah and the Seven Dresses."
Daddy - National Geographic March Issue
Mommy - Old isses of Birds and Blooms
What books are your family reading???
Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!
To Help Celebrate here are some great resources!
- Seussville Resources for you
- Resource of Dr. Seuss Activities from Bloggers all over
- Dr. Seuss Books Listed by Levels from Montessori Tidbits
Share your Family Reading Pictures on Read Across America Day on our Facebook Page
Make your own Healthy Dr. Seuss Hat with plain yogurt and raspberries or strawberries!
Let's Eat & Read with Dr. SEUSS!!!!!!