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..."  

    Blaire American Girl third grade too cute

  • 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.

    Click on YouTube icon to see a larger version.

Distance Learning Resources

Contact Information

  • Christine Johanson
    Teacher-Librarian
    email: cjohanson@acsdny.org

    Beekman Elementary School
    201 Lime Ridge Road
    Poughquag, NY 12570

    Main Office: 845-227-1834

    Fax: 845-227-1822

    School Hours: 
    8:45 AM - 3:15 PM

    Principal:
    Mr. Matthew Latvis

    Secretaries:
    Mrs. Dorothy LaGuardia
    Mrs. Jeannine Carey

Spring Author's Visit: Pat Schories