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International Dot Day Teaching Resources

Celebrate International Dot Day with printable Dot Day activities, Dot Day-themed maths worksheets, Dot Day bookmarks, and more to boost your students' creativity and help encourage bravery and courage! These International Dot Day activities were all created by teachers to help make your Dot Day celebration a success!

What is Dot Day?

Dot Day began with a children's storybook called "The Dot", written and illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds, released on 15 September 2003. Now, schools across the world celebrate International Dot Day by reading the story and then getting creative with fun dot day activities.

When is International Dot Day, 2022?

International Dot Day will be held on Thursday, September 15, 2022. This global celebration of creativity, courage, and collaboration, is typically held around the 15th of September, depending on whether or not that day occurs during the school week. In 2022, International Dot Day will be held on a Thursday.

Fun Dot Day Activities

  • Creativity challenge for all ages - students transform a collection of dots into a creative masterpiece.
  • Set up an International Dot Day display in your classroom with your students very own masterpieces.
  • Dot Day STEM challenge - students use bum drops and toothpicks to create different 3D shapes.
  • Create a Dot Day Hat.
  • Design a Dot Day t-shirt.
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