Strode Station Elementary

Read Across America Week Activities

Dr. Seuss was born on March 2, 1904, and to honor this extraordinary author and illustrator of children’s books, we will be celebrating what would be his 113th birthday with a week’s worth of activities February 27-March 3.

Monday, Feb. 27: Parents’ Favorite Children’s Book Review displayed in the hallways. (Information to be sent home about this activity soon.)

Tuesday, Feb. 28: Teachers’ Favorite Children’s Books Review displayed in the hallways as well.

Wednesday, March 1: School-Wide Reading Time (15 minutes), The BFG.

Thursday, March 2: Dr. Seuss’ Birthday-Dress as your favorite Dr. Seuss character.  Green Eggs and Ham Breakfast in the cafeteria.

Friday, March 3: Guest Reader in the gym around 8:30am. Dress as your favorite book character.  May be any book character, not just Dr. Seuss character.

UPCOMING DATES TO REMEMBER:

ESS begins on Monday, Feb. 6.  Ess will meet every Monday and Wednesday until 4:15 until Wednesday, March 29.

Feb. 20: PTO Meeting 6:00 PM

Feb. 23: SBDM 4:00 PM

Feb. 24: Health Fair and Teddy Bear Clinic

Feb. 27-March 3: Read Across America Week

March 4: Ties & Tiaras (PTO Father and Daughter Dance) 6:00-8:00 PM

March 8: NAEP Testing 4th Grade

March 13-18: Scholastic Book Fair (Monday 3/13-Parent Night 4:00-7:00; Tuesday, 3/14-Grandparent Night 4:00-7:00)

March 13: Parent Night at the book fair, 4:00-7:00 PM

March 13: Spring Title I Parent Night, 4:00-6:00 PM

March 13: Sneak Preview of the Jungle Book during Title One Parent Night, 4:00-6:00

March 14-15: 4th Grade Science Field Testing

March 16: Spring Pictures

March 23: Academic Meet at Conkwright

March 27: 4th Grade Frankfort Field Trip

March 28: 4th Grade 4H Judging

March 30-31: Jungle Book performances at 6:30 PM

April 3-7: Spring Break

April 14: Career Day at Strode

April 17-28: MAP Testing for K and 1st Grade

May 9: KPREP Window will open