• Mrs. Di Chiara

     Special Class English 11, 12 and Resource Room

     Google Voice: (845) 859-0558



    Open House

    Thursday, September 24th




    9/9/2020 Students: Always refer to Google Classroom for assignments and other important information 

    Students: You have been invited to your Google Classes; please sign in. Thank you. 


    ELA Period 1: rlc4n3s          

    ELA Period 7: 6gjffcu

    REMIND APP Code for all ELA classes: @msdichiara (parents and students join)

    RR period 2 Google Classroom Code: bxj3zlq 

    RR period 4 Google Classroom Code: l7etbfx

    RR period 5 Google Classroom Code: 4g4fnek

    Remind App Code for all RRs:   @dfedkfd (parents & students join)


    Remote Learing Assistance (12:30-2:25) Google Class Code:   bps5ctr 


    Parent Resources for Digital Learning


    Digital Learning Guidelines

    Remote Guidelines


    How do I get a New York Public Library Card?

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    "The only person you are destined to become

                               is the person you decide to be."                         

    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson


     Current Read or Listen:

    The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo


    What did I read summer 2020? 


    How to be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

    Not Light, but Fire by Matthew Kay

    Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

    Dear Martin by Nic Stone

    I'm Not Dying With You Tonight by Kimberly Jones & Gilly Segal

    The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson

    The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constantine

    The Jetsetters by Amanda Eyre Ward

    Touched by the Sun by Carly Simon