Hats Off to Dr. Seuss!

Read Across America Day

Read Across America Day

Hats Off to Dr. Seuss!

We will celebrate Read Across America Week and Dr. Seuss’s birthday the week of March 2nd. We will celebrate with the following daily events:

  • Monday, February 29th – Sleep Book Day: Wear your pajamas to school!
  • Tuesday, March 1st – Fox In Sox Day: Wear fun socks and show them off!
  • Wednesday, March 2nd – Stripes Day: Wear as many stripes as you can!
  • Thursday, March 3rd – Oh, The Places You’ll Go Day: Wear a shirt from a place you’ve been!
  • Friday, March 4th – Thing 1 and Thing 2 Twin Day: Pick a friend and dress the same!


Take time out of the week of February 29th – March 4th to celebrate reading! Read as often and as much as you can during this week. Set a personal goal to read 60 minutes, 75 minutes, 150 minutes or 200 minutes or more!  

Student name______________________________Teacher_______________

My personal reading goal for the week is:___________minutes

Record your daily minutes on this slip and have a parent or guardian initial that you did indeed read the minutes indicated at home.

Mon.,    2/29 – I read ________minutes.      Parent/guardian initials____

Tues.,   3/1 – I read________minutes.         Parent/guardian initials____

Wed.,   3/2 – I read ________minutes.        Parent/guardian initials____

Thurs., 3/3 –I read ________minutes.         Parent/guardian initials____

Fri.,     3/4 – I read________minutes.         Parent/guardian initials____

Total minutes read for the week:_______________minutes!

Return the bottom portion of the slip to your teacher or to the media center. Each student who participates will receive a Dr. Seuss book mark and a trolley ticket. If you don’t quite reach your goal, that’s alright, be sure to submit your Ready-Set-Read form!