Monday, 1 March 2010

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

March 2, 2010, marks the 106th birthday of the famous children's author, Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss. 
Dr. Seuss was born in Springfield Massachusetts in 1904 and has been a favourite author and illustrator of children's books for over four generations.
In 1937, he wrote his first children's book called, 
And to Think I Saw it on Mulberry Street, about the sights and sounds that Marco hears on the street as he walks along.
Twenty years later, in 1957, the classic story about that very special cat was published, The Cat in the Hat
Dr. Seuss died  on September 24,1991 and is still a best-selling author of children's books around the world.

To read more about the life of Theodor Geisel go to and to the biography sections in the links below.

Join in the celebration for Dr. Seuss's Birthday, his wonderful characters and books now, or anytime at all!
There are many links available on the internet but the following are the best and most popular! 

                                                                    - Too much to mention it all! Go straight to the Playground for Click and Play games, Print and Play Activiites and Seussville StoryMaker! - This site has four areas to discover: Science, Reasoning, Math, and Reading.

Special Mention to the talented Cindy at Skip to my Lou for directions to make "Thing" pencils, adorable Cat in the Hat cupcakes, Oobleck and a Hat like the cat's!!

"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go."
- Dr. Seuss

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