Read Across America Day! – A Tribute to Dr. Suess
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Dr. Suess is one of the most well-known children’s book authors of all time. From his craftily constructed rhymes to his iconic, engaging characters, he has captured the hearts of children through generations. In honor of his literary achievements, his birthday has been recognized as National Read Across America Day, ensuring his work will continue to inspire the youth of tomorrow for years to come. NEA’s Read Across America Day is a nationwide reading celebration that takes place annually on March 2nd – Dr. Suess’s birthday. Across the country, thousands of schools, libraries and community centers participate by bringing together kids, teens, and books! Here is a list of our favorite Dr. Suess books:
1. The Cat in the Hat
2. Green Eggs and Ham
3. Oh the Place’s You’ll Go!
4. How the Grinch Stole Christmas
5. One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish
6. Horton Hears a Who
7. The Lorax
8. The Sneetches
9. Fox in Socks
10. Dr. Suess’s ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book!
For more information here is a video about how reading Dr. Suess to your kids benefits them for life!