In fact, Dot Day is only 27 days away so it is time for all of us to sign up and start planning to make this the BEST celebration yet!
You can read all about this special day and sign up here.
There is a wonderful educator's handbook that you will receive as part of the registration.Get Involved...Making a Mark page to be inspired to Read, Create, Learn and Visit on Dot Day too.
sign up to attend the International Dot Day Celebration Livestream Discovery Education is hosting on September 13, 2016 at 1:00pm EST.
EPIC is making this available for 60 days on their wonderful reading website. You can sign up to read it here too.
Celebri-Dots, Terry Shay's amazing collection of DOTS from authors, illustrators, actors and sports personalities that he has brought together.
International Dot Day Pinterest Board.
You can follow this and let me know if you'd like to be a collaborator on it too.
One of my favorite to use is Circle...A Cookie or a Sun in the Sky from Cantata Learning. You can read the post I wrote last week about using this with Dot Day.
I know you will love the story and song! And it is the perfect tie in for math during our Dot Day celebrations.
Watercolor Doodles from the Art is Basic blog...one of my favorites!
In 2011, our library made a giant tape dot and passed it around the entire school for everyone to sign. All of the kids in kindergarten through 12th grade, teachers, administrators, school board members, parents and others signed this dot to make their mark on our community and world.
For the last several years, hundreds of us have used our Google Doc as a place to make and plan lots of special connections on September 15 and throughout the week of Dot Day.
As you start planning, add your schedule and ideas. Others can then look at your profile and connect if they'd like to on the Google Document with you.
Sign up, get involved with others on the Google Document, and plan special events that will inspire your students and communities to Make Their Mark On The World!