'Journey 2' fun but cheesy
You may be surprised at how long your child can continue reading especially if you are doing it with them and you make it feel extraordinary. Older kids can get involved in the fun too. They can invite friends over for a book club after school. Perhaps everyone has to come over dressed up as their favorite Dr. Seuss book.
For example, make skewers that look like his iconic red and white hat by alternating strawberries or raspberries and marshmallows.
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Whatever you choose to do, have fun with it! Seuss was known for his wacky sense of humor and his zest for life. November 08, Continue Reading. November 01, October 25, Website by Riess Group.
The At-Home Academy. Contact Us. Unfortunately, too many children have no one to read to them.
'Journey 2' fun but cheesy - Deseret News
The National Center for Education Statistics tells us that almost 50 percent of children ages three to five do not get read to on a daily basis. This is staggering. We offer a number of resources to help educators improve reading instruction and to help parents develop reading skills in their children. And each year we host Read Across America , an initiative that celebrates reading and literacy and encourages more adults to spend time reading with their children.
On March 2, across our nation, millions of teachers, education support professionals, community members, and parents will visit classrooms and libraries and community centers and read books to spellbound children as part of Read Across America.
Many superstar entertainers, athletes and political leaders will break from their busy schedules to sit with a group of children and read to them. This date — March 2 — is significant to us at NEA and to the world of children's books because it is the birthday of Dr. It is a day when we celebrate his gift for telling stories that stimulate the minds of children, and adults too.
And it is one of my favorite days of the year.
I know how excited children get at these events because I've been there, yes, in my red-and white-striped stovepipe hat. Of course, NEA does not do this alone. Over the 15 years we've been running this initiative, corporations, businesses, and nonprofits have teamed up with NEA to help promote reading and literacy.
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Seuss's The Lorax. Why do businesses join in this effort?
The reason is simple. They know that reading translates into academic success. It means fewer high school dropouts and more college graduates.
As the National Academy of Science seminal report on reading Preventing Reading Difficulties in Young Children states: "Research consistently shows that children who get off to a good start in reading rarely stumble; those who fall behind tend to stay behind the rest of their academic lives. Due to the way the algorithm works, the thesaurus gives you mostly related slang words, rather than exact synonyms.
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Special thanks to the contributors of the open-source code that was used in this project: krisk , HubSpot , and mongodb.