Schools Celebrate Read Across America Day
Schools across MCPS celebrated Read Across America Day the week of March 2. At JoAnn Leleck Elementary School at Broad Acres, Deputy Superintendent Monifa McKnight served as one of the school’s guest readers and read “Oh, the Places You’ll Go” by Dr. Seuss to a second-grade class.
Board of Education President Shebra Evans and Vice President Brenda Wolff also got in on the action, reading to students at Clopper Mill Elementary School. Evans read the book, “I Like Myself” by Karen Beaumont to third graders, and Wolff read “Peanut Butter & Cupcake” by Terry Border to first graders.