International Dot Day Celebrated by Elementary School Students
International Dot Day”, inspired by the book "The Dot," by Peter
Reynolds, is a global celebration of creativity, courage, collaboration, and
inspiration. It is celebrated on September 15th-ish, a date inspired by
Reynold’s book "Ish!" There are currently 140 countries around the
students celebrated by making dot crowns in their classrooms, and were
encouraged to "make their mark!" First graders engaged in
"dot math" and created pictures using ten dots.
dots to decorate the halls, explored what they could make using dots and the
three primary colors, and wore clothing to help bring awareness to
"International Dot Day".