Read Across America - March 2, 2001
Delsea HS Celebrates Reading on Dr. Seuss' Birthday
Photos by B. Baldwin
2nd and 3rd graders visited from Main
Road and Janvier School on March 2
2nd & 3rd graders from Aura School and 3rd graders
from Reutter School visited on March 9
Storybook characters: the Cat
in the Hat, Cinderella,
and Snow White visited with students
9th graders from Ms. Williams'
and Mr. DuBois' class read their books that they had written to the
students. Books were written as part of a Learn and Serve Project.
Books will be displayed in the Franklin Township Public Library.
Guest readers from the Franklin
Township Police Department shared books.
NJ State Senator John Matheussen and Superintendent
John Borelli share a moment with the Cat in the Hat.
9th graders assisted elementary students with hat-making.
Elementary students enjoyed autograph
room - Make a thinking cap as one of The 500 Hats of Bartholomew
-Listen to sound files of Dr. Seuss and characters from his books or try
one of the cross-word search puzzles.
Fun - Make Grinch crafts or color a Dr. Seuss bookmark.
Locate coloring pages, recipes or play games such as Musical chairs.
Visit NEA's Read
Book Drive March 2001 Acitivity
Jan Brett's Webpage
Try out her activity pages including activities for The Mitten or send
Visit with Arthur, D.W. and Francine by author, Marc
Brown. Hear Arthur's songs, play games or print out coloring
pages. (Plug-ins Shockwave and Real Audio needed.)
Listen to Miss
Anne's Fun for Little Ears - Hear sample songs from her collection
such as Only Sweets to Eat or Bug Juice.
Read Dav Pilkey's
jokes and riddles or print out coloring pages for his books including Dogzilla.
Explore with Clifford, the Big Red Dog by Norman
Bridwell. Places to visit include the beach, the doghouse, backyard
Like sports stories, science fiction or stories about
a kid becoming President? Then visit Dan
Gutman's site and try your hand at his puzzles or read an excerpt from
one of his new books.
The Media Center and the Delsea
Student Government collected over 600 used children's books to donate to
local schools, public library, pre-schools and Ronald McDonald House.
In addition, students from Janvier Elementary school donated over 100 books.
Reviewed and Updated 3/15/2001
M. Baker and Mary
Moyer, Media Specialists
Delsea Regional High School
Franklinville, NJ 08322
Webmistress, Mary Moyer
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