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5 Days of EASY Dr. Seuss Projects for Read Across America Week!

There are few things that all three of my children agree upon, but one is a love of Dr. Seuss! Read on for 5 days of Dr. Seuss projects – crafts, games, and activities appropriate for preschool through lower elementary grades. Make it a Seuss-tastic week!

Read Across America Week - 5 Days of Books and Activities for elementary aged children.

When I was teaching, Dr. Seuss week was one of my favorite times of the year. We’d take a break for our everyday routine to read, read, read. Guest speakers were invited, doors were decorated and everyone had silly socks.

But sometimes it seemed like a task to overcome! Even at home – we are already busy. Adding another project for Read Across America seems like a lot.

>>>Easy<<< Dr. Seuss Projects

That’s why I’ve gathered some simple projects that you can use in your home or classroom to celebrate Read Across America week. The planning is done for you. 

These projects are an easy and fun addition to your day – NOT a task that you will have to overcome!

Each day you’ll

  • Read a different Dr. Seuss Book
  • Watch a show, online read-aloud, or movie
  • Pick one or two easy-to-prep activities that your child(ren) will enjoy

Your children already love Dr. Seuss – so it’s easy to create a memorable week that everyone will enjoy!

Monday’s Dr. Seuss Project:
Fox in Socks

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Monday we are reading Fox in Socks! Watch out, this one is a tricky tounge twister. Be sure to wear your silly socks today. The sillier the better!

Related Post >>> 35 FUNtastic Activities for Fox in Socks!

Tuesday’s Dr. Seuss Project:
One Fish Two Fish

Red Fish Blue Fish

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Tuesday we are reading One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish. This was all three of my children’s first very favorite Dr. Seuss book. A classic in our house!


Find a full list of Dr. Seuss books plus a read aloud playlistHappy Birthday Dr. Seuss, Elementary Playlist

Wednesday’s Dr. Seuss Project:
Wacky Wednesday

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Of course Wednesday must be Wacky Wednesday! Dress in your wacky garb with your wackiest hair, and see if you can hide some wacky things for your kids to find.

Thursday’s Dr. Seuss Project:
The Lorax

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There are two movie versions of The Lorax – the 2012 movie titled Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax (rated PG), and the 1972 version (unrated) titled The Lorax. Both are available to stream on Amazon, but the 2012 version is also available to rent.

Friday’s Dr. Seuss Project:
The Cat in the Hat

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We saved the best for last. Friday is Cat in the Hat day! We will be reading both The Cat in the Hat and The Cat in the Hat Comes Backmy favorite Dr. Seuss book.

Celebrate Family Movie Night
with The Cat in the Hat

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Have a Seusstastic Snack:

Wacky Popcorn!


Air popped popcorn
Plain M&Ms
Honey Roasted Peanuts


  1. Microwave or use an air popper to make fresh popcorn
  2. Mix all of the ingredients together in a large bowl while the popcorn is still hot
  3. Serve right away for the melty-est, most delicious and wacky popcorn treat!

What is your favorite Dr. Seuss book? Tell me in the comments below!

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