Previous by DateNext by Date Date Index
Previous by ThreadNext by Thread Thread Index
LM_NET Archive



What is your best idea for Read Across America Day?

Traditionally, our school has guest readers come in and read to every grade level. 
This year, we are looking to do much more. I have agreed to be on a committee to 
establish a plan for this year and I'm looking for great ideas, particularly ones 
for the LMC.  I have already compiled a brief list of websites with loads of 
information, but I'm really looking more for creative, or original  ideas that are 
library related.

Here's the website list. Please let me know if you know of other websites that may 
be helpful.

Read Across America website: Ideas and resources.
http://www.nea.org/readacross/

Dr. Seuss & Read Across America/ Random House
This is dated 2001, but ideas could be adapted for other years. Includes teacherís 
guides, printable games, certificates, and events.
http://www.seussville.com/readacross/

Seussville
http://www.seussville.com/special/read.html

Education World/ Lesson Plans
http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/lesson/lesson301.shtml
Education World provides five lessons that can be used on Read Across American Day 
-- or on any other day! Click each of the five lesson headlines below for a 
complete teaching resource.

How to Do Everything/Google
http://www.ehow.com/how_14884_participate-read-across.html
Some fun ideas for celebrating Read Across America Day.  The list could be the 
basis of a letter to parents since ideas are parent/child oriented.

Scholastic
http://teacher.scholastic.com/lessonrepro/idea/read0402b.htm
Instructor Idea Exchange

Marjorie Pettersen
Library Media Specialist
East School
215 Hogan Drive
Torrington, CT 06790
860-489-2303, ext. 235
controller53@excite.com

_______________________________________________
Join Excite! - http://www.excite.com
The most personalized portal on the Web!

--------------------------------------------------------------------
All LM_NET postings are protected by copyright law.
To change your LM_NET status, e-mail to: listserv@listserv.syr.edu
In the message write EITHER: 1) SIGNOFF LM_NET  2) SET LM_NET NOMAIL
3) SET LM_NET MAIL  4) SET LM_NET DIGEST  * Allow for confirmation.
LM_NET Help & Information: http://www.eduref.org/lm_net/
Archive: http://www.eduref.org/lm_net/archive/
EL-Announce with LM_NET Select: http://elann.biglist.com/el-announce/
LM_NET Supporters: http://www.eduref.org/lm_net/ven.html
--------------------------------------------------------------------

LM_NET Mailing List Home