welcome to second grade

    I feel so lucky to have your child in my class. 

    This will be a great year of learning and fun!


    Click the link below if you forgot the weekend you are taking home Quokkie!

    Quokka Weekend Sign-up

     Use the link below to order books from Scholastic.
     Below are a few important dates for the upcoming weeks.
    2/12- Crazy for Kindness- crazy mixed up clothes
    2/13- Thankful Thursday- wear purple
    2/14- We Dream of Kindness Day- Pajama Day 
    Valentines Due, please send in one for every student and no food
    2/17-2/21- Midwinter Recess
    2/28- Late Start Cancelled
    3/5- Used Book Fair, please send in money for your child in a labeled envelope
    3/13- Late Start Cancelled
    3/27- Late Start Cancelled
    All classrooms are nut-free. Please pack a separate nut-free snack for your child each day.
    All food brought in for second grade celebrations, must be prepared or store-bought food with clear ingredient labels.
    Thank you for your cooperation!
    Please check your child's green folder daily for assignments and important notes.  You can look at the Homework Routine Tips for some helpful ideas for starting a homework routine with your second grader.  
    **If math homework takes longer than 20 minutes, just make a note on the homework that you worked on it for 20 minutes and send it back with what was completed.   
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    Dianna DiBenedetto-Clarke
    Second Grade Teacher
    Room 55
    120 Lefurgy Ave.  
    Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706