Read Across America Week

Monday, February 28 - Friday, March 4, 2022

4th-5th Grade Tigers: Oh, the Places You'll Go, with Reading!

Celebrate Read Across America Week

Check out below daily activities to enjoy and books to read...

Hope you have fun throughout our Read Across America Week!

Monday

Reading is Relaxing and Revitalizing!

On Feb. 28th starts Read Across America Week.

As always, we will celebrate, so come take a peek!

On Monday we wear PJ'S, so we can relax and read.

Benefits of Reading

Did you know that reading can greatly lower your stress?

Did you know that while reading your heartbeat slows down and your muscles relax?

Did you know that reading can boost your mood?

*Learn about more benefits in the infographic below!

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Click on Book Cover to Read!

Which House will the Sorting Hat put YOU in?

CLICK HERE to take the Sorting Hat quiz. Answer the questions honestly to find out your house.


...When you are done, click below on your common room. There you will find a relaxing space to read your favorite book!

Meet the Author!

J. K. Rowling wrote the Harry Potter series.

You can learn more about her by reading the Who Is J. K. Rowling? ebook.

Hop On Board the Weasley's Flying Ford with Ron and Harry!

Fantasy Book Recommendations

Below you will find several ebook and print fantasy book recommendation by Ms. Sansbury.

Tuesday

Reading is Amazing--and so are YOU!

  • Click on the pictures below to read the amazing books and magazine of the day.
  • Listen to former first lady Michelle Obama read Oh, The Places You Will Go! by Dr. Seuss.
  • Dress up theme: Enjoy all the different ways we are different , special, and amazing by wearing mix-matched clothes. Show off how creative and unique you are!

Wednesday Guest Reader: Michelle Obama

Mrs. Michelle Obama former first lady started reading stories to children through PBS on Mondays! Enjoy the story Oh, The Places You Will Go! by Dr. Seuss.

CLICK HERE

Wednesday

Reading is for Sharing!


  • March 2 is Dr. Seuss' birthday. Just like in Green Eggs and Ham, share with others a smile, a kind word--Yes, that's the plan!
  • Enjoy fun Dr. Seuss themed activities like watching silly videos, playing fun games, and drawing Thing 1 and Thing 2.
  • Dress up Theme: Wear a hat like that silly cat.

Fun with Green Eggs & Ham

Enjoy the old classic movie of Green Eggs and Ham!

CLICK HERE


Help re-unite the Green Eggs with the Ham. Drag and drop fans, springs, ramps and more to help the eggs reach the ham.

Click Here to Play this Fun, Silly Game!


Listen to Wes Tank rap Green Eggs and Ham--It is hilarious!

How To Draw Thing One And Thing Two (Easy Cartoon Version)

Meet the Author!

Learn more about Dr. Seuss by reading this ebook.
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Thursday

Reading is Active!

  • Click on the photos to read one of these awesome books about being active!
  • Dress up theme: Wear your favorite sports shirt or what you wear when you are active.

Friday

Reading gives you Superpowers!

  • Click on the pictures below to enjoy reading these superhero books.
  • Dress up theme: Wear your favorite superhero shirt or the colors of your favorite superhero.

The Flash: Clock King's Time Bomb

Listen while reading this Flash comic read-aloud.

Ms. Sansbury, DES 4-5th Grade Upper Campus Librarian

Reach out to me if you have any questions or need help connecting your student with a book that he or she will love!