Monday, March 2nd kicked-off “Read Across America” week at Brodhead Elementary. Read Across America is a day held annually encouraging children in every community to read and to celebrate the joy of reading. Read Across America is celebrated on the birthday of one of the most prominent children book authors ever – Dr. Seuss on March 2nd.
Pictured are Brodhead Elementary first grade students participating in classroom activities centered on the love of reading. Mrs. Gina Bussell’s first grade students enjoyed Dr. Seuss reading activities. Mr. Sherman Cook, Administrator at RATC, visited Mrs. Skyler Bradley’s first grade class to be a guest reader to kick start Read Across America week. Mr. Cook shared with our students on the importance of being a good reader. Thanks to Mr. Cook and all of the readers that will be visiting BES during our celebration of reading.