Read Across America Day coming up March 2
Next week, people across the country will celebrate the joy of cuddling up with a good book and reading.
Read Across America Day is a nationwide celebration for reading and also coincides with the birthday, March 2, for one of the biggest advocates for reading – Dr. Seuss.
Each year, the National Education Association honors the national event with events, book lists and activities set on getting kids to read.
“This year-round program focuses on motivating children and teens to read through events, partnerships, and reading resources,” according to the NEA’s website.
The NEA also has a number of book lists that make good reads for children: Book lists