|International Literacy Day 2014
Pledge your participation to celebrate the power of literacy
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|Pledge to commit to 60 seconds of literacy activities for 60 days here: www.reading.org/international-literacy-day-2014
|Join the global conversation on social media
|Facebook: www.facebook.com/InternationalReadingAssociation Twitter: www.twitter.com/IRAToday Instagram: www.instagram.com/IRAToday
|Communicate with e-pals around the world
|Help your students write typed letters, electronic documents, e-mail, online discussion posts and even blog posts to explore issues and ideas from a selected text.
Create a 'literacy center' in your classroom
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|Establish four different literacy areas in your classroom: reading, listening, computer, poetry. Ask students for suggestions and implements ideas in each area.
|Explore literacy through letter writing groups
|Integrate a letter exchange program in the classroom to motivate students to become excited about literacy.
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|Celebrate International Literacy Day 2014 with your students, 8th September!