Posted on March 8, 2019 by admin
State Representative Christopher Davis (R-57) celebrated Read Across America Day at Broad Brook School on Tuesday, February 26th and Center Elementary School in Ellington on Friday, March 1st.
The representative read the assigned Read Across America book from the Clementine series by Marla Frazee to a group students kindergarten through fourth grade at school-wide assembly at Broad Brook. At Center Elementary School he read “Oh the Places You’ll Go” by Dr. Seuss to a 3rd grade class.
According to their website, The National Education Association seeks to build a nation of readers through its signature program, NEA’s Read Across America. Now in its 22nd year, this annual day focuses on motivating children and teens to read through events, partnerships, and reading resources. For more information about this great event please visit www.nea.org/readacross.