Read Across America Week

Read Across America Week
Posted on 02/20/2018
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February 26 to March 2 we will be celebrating reading for a whole week! Read Across America Day is March 2 for Dr. Seuss’ Birthday and MC Riley will be celebrating with a whole week to focus on reading, Dr. Seuss, & Leader in Me.   This year we are focusing on Habit 8: Find Your Voice. 

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Each day has a special dress up theme and Dr. Seuss focus book. 

Theme of the Day

Dress Up Activity

Focus Book & LIM

Monday 2/26-

READ, White & Blue! Yay for the USA!


Wear patriotic shirts (red, white, and blue) tocelebrate the USA at the Olympics!

McElligot’s Pool

Find Your Voice:

Imagination & Confidence

Tuesday 2/27

Bowtie Tuesday


Dress for Success like the Cat in the Hat!
Wear a bow, a tie, or a bowtie!


The Cat in the Hat

Find Your Voice:

Responsibilities of a Leader

Wednesday 2/28- Wacky Feet Wednesday


Show the true you!
Wear fun, funky, & mismatched socks or shoes!


I Wish That I Had Duck Feet

Find Your Voice:

Be Yourself

Thursday 3/1-

Shine So Bright!


Wear a bright NEON t-shirt or
a shiny, sparkly shirt
and light up our Lighthouse School!

Oh, the Thinks You Can Think

Find Your Voice:

Imagination & Genius

Friday 3/2-

Read Across America Day


Dress up like a storybook character from a Dr. Seuss book, a fairy tale, or a book

you've read with your class.


Teachers may want to pre-approve costume ideas.


Students should bring a set of uniform clothes in case they

need to change before the day ends.

Horton Hatches the Egg

Find Your Voice:

Leaders are faithful & trustworthy


“I meant what I said and I said what I meant . . . An elephant’s faithful one hundred per cent!”