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Read Across America Day Resources for Early Childhood

Guest Blogger  //  Feb 26, 2021

Read Across America Day Resources for Early Childhood

This is a post from Lera Salmon, Associate Marketing Manager, Scholastic Classroom Magazines.

Celebrate Read Across America Day (March 2) with your early learners with these free resources from Scholastic News and Storyworks 2

Share this Scholastic News issue with your students so they can discover how illustrator Christian Robinson tells stories through pictures. Plus check out the included video, vocabulary slideshow and online game for a complete lesson for Read Across America Day.

Background knowledge building video on books for kids:

Use this article from Storyworks 2 about how author and illustrator Dav Pilkey overcame challenges at a young age and used his artistic skills to create amazing and hilarious children’s books. Share this powerful social-emotional learning lesson with your early learners and extend the lesson with fun quizzes and skill sheets. 


Download our free ‘Your Brain on Books’ poster here.

Every issue of Scholastic Classroom Magazines features inspiring fiction and nonfiction for every grade and subject. To learn more about Scholastic Classroom Magazines, click here.