Author Jennifer Castle visits Beekman!
Author of the fiction series Butterfly Wishes and Blaire 2019 American Girl, met with Beekman students in grades 3-4-5 to discuss the writing, editing and publishing process. Students loved hearing about her experiences and the idea of "what if..."
Finding a good book
Asking a question can lead to finding a good book.
A 5th grader asked Skunk Bear a Good Question about the origin of pencil lead.
What else can you find doing research about pencil lead?
Click on A Sketchy History Of Pencil Leadvideo by NPR Skunk Bear to learn more.
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Spring 2017 K - 2 Authors Visit: Pat Schories
Distance Learning Resources
Click here for a Google Classroom Tutorial
Please select the DATABASES link on the left to access eBooks, Educational Videos and distance learning activities.
Passwords to our school databases have been shared with teachers and students via their LIBRARY Google Classroom page.
Click here for an Instructional Video on how to search the school library catalog.
Beekman Elementary School
201 Lime Ridge Road
Poughquag, NY 12570
Main Office: 845-227-1834
Fax: 845-227-1822School Hours:
8:45 AM - 3:15 PM
Mr. Matthew Latvis
Mrs. Dorothy LaGuardia
Mrs. Jeannine Carey