Read Across America Day:

‘Read Across America Day’   is an annual project of the National Education Association (NEA). This reading awareness and motivational program calls for children everywhere to celebrate reading beginning on the birthday of children’s author Dr. Seuss (March 2). Below is an infographic with 10 fun facts about a few Dr. Seuss books (click on image to enlarge). You could also visit the website of the National Education Association for more ‘Seussical celebration’ resources.

10 Facts About Dr. Seuss Books

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One Response to Read Across America Day:

  1. There are 50 reasons why I LOVE Green Eggs and Ham.

    They are:

    a, am, and, anywhere, are, be, boat, box, car, could, dark, do, eat, eggs, fox, goat, good, green, ham, here, house, I, if, in, let, like, may, me, mouse, not, on, or, rain, Sam, say, see, so, thank, that, the, them, there, they, train, tree, try, will, with, would, you.

    Yes, the text consists of just 50 different words and was the result of a bet between Seuss and Bennett Cerf (Dr. Seuss’s publisher) that Seuss could not complete an entire book using so few words.

    Total genius!

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