Happy Birhday Dr. Seuss!
McDonnell Elementary celebrated Read Across America with week long activities to get all students reading, reading, reading! Activities included rewards for AR points, Book Character Parade, Read-a-thon, Hat Day, Sock Day and Special Guest readers including Alabama State Minority Leader, Anthony Daniels and a varitey of special guests from Redstone Arsenal and the community. Students enjoyed dressing up as their favorite book character and joining the parade through the school. Parents were encouraged to join in the festiities and many participated in the Read-a-Thon.