Kindergarteners at Aquebogue Elementary School, dressed in surgical masks, gloves and caps, diagnosed and treated teddy bear patients with gauze and medical tape during a teddy bear clinic on Feb. 26.

Volunteers from Stony Brook Children’s Hospital attended the event and talked students about responsibility and taking care of themselves.

Students also took part in a car and bicycle safety discussion.


Source: Press release issued by Riverhead Central School District dated Feb. 27, 2019.

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