Read Across America Week

Monday, March 1- Friday, March 5, 2021

Oh, the Places You'll Go, Tigers, 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, March 1, 2021

Reading is Amazing--and so are YOU!

  • Click on the pictures below to read the amazing books of the day.
  • Listen to former first lady Michelle Obama read Oh, The Places You Will Go! by Dr. Seuss.
  • Dress up theme: Wear your favorite outfit that makes you feel amazing. Put on a hat to give your brain a hug.

Monday 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.


Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Reading is for Sharing!

  • Read For the Right to Learn: Malala Yousafzai's Story. Thank you to Malala for sharing your courage with us!
  • March 2 is Dr. Seuss' birthday. Thank you to Dr. Seuss for sharing your books with us.
  • Enjoy fun Dr. Seuss themed activities like watching silly videos, playing fun games, and drawing Thing 1 and Thing 2.

Fun with Green Eggs & Ham

Enjoy the old classic movie of Green Eggs and Ham!


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!

Meet Thing 1 and Thing 2 from the Cat in the Hat!

Enjoy watching their silly mischief throughout the story of The Cat in the Hat.

Click here to watch the video.

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

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Reading is Relaxing and Revitalizing!

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 Author of Harry Potter Series: J.K. Rowling

Who is J.K. Rowling?

Tour Edinburgh, Scotland, on this virtual visit with author J.K. Rowling as she discusses Scotland and how her hometown inspired the Harry Potter series.

Click Here to Go On a Virtual Trip and Meet J.K. Rowling

Want to learn more?

Check out the ebook Who is J.K. Rowling?

FRONT ROW Hagrid's Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure OPENING DAY FULL POV | WIZARDING WORLD

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

Thursday, March 4, 2021

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, March 5, 2021

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.

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!