National Reading Day is an annual event which celebrates and encourages reading by younger children.
National Reading Day is celebrated in thousands of schools all around the United States. This literacy
event is designed to help Pre-K through Third Grade students develop the literacy foundation they need
to become lifelong learners. Schools, libraries, nonprofit groups, and parents participate in a variety of
activities with younger readers on National Reading Day. Have your students join in with the hundreds
of thousands of other young readers who will celebrate National Reading Day on January 23, 2017.