Twenty years ago, the
Education Association (NEA) decided to do
something BIG to get kids excited about reading.
The celebration is
called NEA’s Read Across America. It helps
promote reading and it also celebrates it to
honor Dr. Seuss annually. The "Read Across
America" Program is one of the largest across
This year, Dozier Elementary opted to celebrate
their "Read Across America" day showing their
"groovy styles" in various ways. On March
2nd, the school used the day to include sharing
Author Eric Litwin’s new book, “Groovy Joe Ice
Cream & Dinosaurs" and "Dancing The Groovy
Dance!" Litwin was a special guest at
Dozier Elementary last year after the school won
a nation wide video contest.
Students and faculty members joined in the fun
by dressing in their best groovy attire.
Special readers were invited to read to
students and other activities were enjoyed by
the students. The students met on the library
and were able to dance to a Eric Litwin's
"Groovy Dance" video, too!
(See Litwin's video here!)
Erath, LA 70533