Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Deidre Grimaldis
I am celebrating my 14th Year as a Yonkers Public School educator. My career began in Pre-K for three years, and for the last 10 years as a Primary Montessori educator at Montessori 27❤️💙💚"The Best School in Yonkers"😊
I was once told ...."If you love what you do, you won't work a day in your life"- I haven't worked a day yet...distance teaching doesn't count 😷😃!
Hybrid Primary Class Arrival/Dismissal/ Lunch:
Mrs. Grimaldis Arrival 8:30 a.m. @ MAIN DOORS-VALENTINE LANE Dismissal 2:55 P.M
Main Doors Monitored by: S.O. Bryant, Dr. Gleeson, Nurse Sharon
LUNCH: Grimaldis • Eat from 11:55-12:25 p.m. • Recess from 12:25-12:55 p.m. (Assigned location on field).
(Cohort A) Monday & (Cohort B)Thursday Lunch in the Cafeteria
(Cohort A) Tuesday & (Cohort B) Friday Lunch in the Classroom
Our Remote Learning
8:35-9:05 Student “Live Teams Check-in, Morning Meeting, and Morning Math”: Students are launching their Math Workplan ,seeking support from Mrs. Grimaldis and Mrs. Scanlan.
9:10-9:40 “ Live Teams Instruction” with Mrs. Grimaldis on Wednesday only….students have*(Mon.-Gym)*( Tues.-Ms. Parker) *(Thurs.- Art) *(Fri.-Ms. Parker)
9:45-10:15” Live Teams Instruction Math Block Grade 1” with Mrs. Grimaldis everyday but *(Wed.-Gym/Art)
10:20-12:00 “Live Teams Instruction Math Block Grades 2 and 3”.
1:00-1:30 “Live Teams DEAR TIME/ Calendar Writing “
1:30-2:50 “Live Teams Instruction Benchmark ELA Block -Grades 1, 2, and 3.”
2:50-3:10 Teacher Conferencing/Social Emotional Check
***The day will include several mask breaks for students.
📕📘📗Please have 3 Journals for Calendar Writing, ELA, and Math available for the first week of school.📕📘📗
📕Grade 1- Red journals
📘Grade 2- Blue journals
📗Grade 3 -Green Journals
📕📘📗Please have a folder at home for your child to keep all documents generated from email attachments.📕📘📗
I have all of the durable plastic folders in school for when the kids return to the classroom...hopefully soon!🐝