Read across America is the holiday mainly focuses on motivating children to read as it improves their performance in school.
East side Elementary School is always excited for the week with Dr. Seuss. The students week was filled with fun activities everyday.
Monday was crazy sock day.
Tuesday was The Lorax – Mustache Day it was fun wearing mustaches . Even the adults participated in the fun.
Wednesday was wear your pajamas day and bring your flashlights for story reading with flashlights in PJs. Guests from the community came in to ready to the students. LaFayette Policeman stopped in to read to the students.
Thursday was Red and white day, to wear their Dr. Seuss shirts .
Friday was book character day. Students were to dress up in their favorite book character.
Read Across America week at Eastside Elementary.