Read Across America

Read Across America

Read Across America is an annual celebration of reading that culminates this year on March 2, the day which would have been the 112th birthday of prolific children’s book author Theodor Seuss Geisel, known and loved worldwide as Dr. Seuss.

Make your Read Across America celebration fun for all

Want to get your students engaged in reading?  Looking to enhance your Read Across America activities?  Check out all these great reproducible puzzles, games, and trivia to make your event shine:


Promoting your Read Across America event

Read Across America is the perfect occasion to spark community involvement and showcase the great job your school and students are doing. Our public relations tools will help you get noticed. Learn more

Tell us about your RAA Celebration

Planning a great Read Across America event?  We want to hear about it!  Simply fill out this form and email it back to so we can share all the great things that are happening in New Jersey’s public schools.

We love photos, too!

Share one or two of your best RAA photos of staff, students, and parents celebrating the joy of reading by emailing the photos to   Please note:  If children are identifiable in your photos, you must send a note and/or a copy of your district’s release form with your photos before they can be published.

Ready for your 15 minutes of Fame?

How about sending your latest video to SchoolTube? It can be your own music reading video, book trailer, or coverage of a recent event. SchoolTube has created a Read Across America channel just for you. To sign up and share your videos, go to SchoolTube.


Read what members said about their Read Across America celebrations when the Cat in the Hat came to visit! Learn more