Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Happy birthday, Dr. Seuss!


Today we celebrate the life and works of Dr. Seuss, who would have been a ripe 112 years old!
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As children and teachers are reading and sharing his books nationwide during Read Across America day, I thought I might first share some information about who this creative genius was and then some websites to explore as a family.

"Get to Know Seuss" from Scholastic News, March 2014
Read the article by logging into our school subscription to EBSCO Explora!
(same username and password as World Book Online)

Read the chapter on Dr. Seuss in Biography for Beginners: All Authors (2005) 
by logging into our school subscription to SIRS Discoverer! 
(same username and password as World Book Online)


For some more interactive Seuss fun, check out the Seussville website!


Also, check out the PBS Kids show The Cat in the Hat Knows a LOT About That!


Happy rhyming,