What a special day today is, March 2nd, 2012 marks the 108th birthday for Dr Seuss. Theodore Geisel paved the way for teaching kids how to read in an enjoyable fashion. It was visionary back then. Making reading enjoyable made kids retain things much quicker and easier. Most famous for his book “Cat in the Hat “ which sold over 10 million copies since it was written. So many books have followed since. His use of rhymes and fun characters made reading a pleasant experience like never before. This year marks the second Seussville Read Across America where Random House and the National Education Association urge people across the land to participate in today’s annual read to a child. Bottom line, even in today’s fast moving education through technology, reading is still the core to education. Its this notion that ensures the Dr Seuss books which revolutionized education will remain timeless and will be with us always. Additionally to further salute the author, the new film “The Lorax”, which opens at multiplexes across the land is looking for a box office sweep on its arrival. very high expectations for this one being it is inspired by one of the greatest authors and teachers of all time.
“You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” ~ Dr. Seuss
“The sun did not shine. It was too wet to play. So we sat in the house, All that cold, cold, wet day” ~ Dr. Seuss
“Look at me! Look at me! Look at me NOW! It is fun to have fun, But you have to know how.” ~ Dr. Seuss, The Cat in the Hat
“From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere” ~ Dr. Seuss