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Submitted by Christy English, Walton High School

AVID students read to Head Start and Maude Saunders Elementary students in celebration of Read Across America Day (March 2).  This annual reading motivation and awareness program calls for every child in every community to celebrate reading on the birthday of beloved children's author Dr. Seuss.  Both the younger and older students enjoyed the experience, which put a spotlight on the importance of reading.

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!  Van R. Butler Elementary School's  Media Specialist Bonnie Shelton dressed as the Cat In the Hat and enjoyed spending time with Thing 1 and Thing 2.  

Submitted by Tammy Smith, Van R. Butler Elementary School

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!  Van R. Butler Elementary School's  Media Specialist Bonnie Shelton dressed as the Cat In the Hat and enjoyed spending time with Thing 1 and Thing 2.  

Butler Elementary first graders in Mrs. Page, Ms. Clark, and Ms. Schmidt's classes researched Presidents in partner groups and created these collages inspired by the book 'What Presidents are Made Of' by Hanoch Piven. Students then presented their collages and research through multiple methods of presentation.