It’s that time of the year again – time to celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday! Now is the perfect time to rack up on Dr. Seuss favorites during Walmart’s celebratory sale through March 14, 2015! Beginner books that retail for $8.99 are now $5, board books that retail for $4.99 are now $3.50, and classic titles that retails for $14.95 are now $10. Grab a couple for Easter baskets, birthdays, and baby gifts!
In addition to the Dr. Seuss sale, Random House Publishing and Dr. Seuss Enterprises will also be launching a fun Kids You’ll Move Mountains Campaign to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Oh, the Places You’ll Go! The Kids You’ll Move Mountains is a nationwide search for kids ages 5-18 who move mountains for themselves and others by excelling in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math otherwise known as STEAMing ahead.
Kids You’ll Move Mountains Kids Search (Starts March 2, 2015)
- Kids ages 5-18
- Submit an essay on “How they Will Move Mountains” in their select area of STEAM
- Kids, parents and educators will vote on www.kidsmovingmountains.com via a national social media campaign
- Top 10 of the popular social media vote will then be judged in each discipline
- Judges will vote on the final winners
- Judges include a Dr. Seuss Estate Expert, President of the NEA (a former Science teacher), Goodyear Representative
- (1) winner selected from each discipline (total of 5 winners)
- (1) Grand prize winner to receive, in addition to a $10,000 Scholarship Grant:
- Ride on Goodyear Blimp
- Trip to Seuss theme park at Universal Studios, Orlando FL (trip for 4, flights provided by JetBlue)
- (4) winners will receive a $5,000 Scholarship Grant
In other Dr. Seuss news… how cute is this closet turned reading nook? I am so jelly that we don’t have a cute little space like this! Oh, but it’s in the plans. Speak it into existence!
Don’t forget to grab some Dr. Seuss books the next time you’re in Walmart and submit your brilliant kids in the Moving Mountains search!
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