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"A Sonic the Hedgehog action figure is my lucky charm because it's my favorite color, blue, and I've had it for three whole years," said Liam Seplavy, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (Mar. 11, 2013)

Islip second graders talk lucky charms

Stuffed animals and blankets, coins, jewelry and more, the second-graders in Robb Le Vien's class at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip are very lucky. Learn about their lucky charms -- just in time for St. Patrick's Day!
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"My stuffed animal Kitty is my lucky charm because she helps me sleep at night," said Riley Alexander, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"A blue bouncy ball is my lucky charm because it looks like the sky and helps me find money in tight places," said Collin Barnes, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"Pokemon cards are my lucky charms because they are very rare," said Trevor Barnes, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"My koala bear is my lucky charm because he never makes me have nightmares," said Julian Brynes, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"Wearing a sock inside out is my lucky charm because it helps me do well while playing sports," said Christian Carter, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"My stuffed animal cat is my lucky charm because she's soft and cuddly, and helps take my bad dreams away," said Samantha Dwivedi, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"My dream catcher is my lucky charm because it helps me sleep and not have bad dreams," said Olivia Eifert, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"My mi-mi blanket is my lucky charm because I always sleep with it," said Caitlin Flynn, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"Beary Bear is my lucky charm because I've had her since I was 3 years old," said Tatum Hardekopf, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"Crystals are my lucky charms because I got them at a wedding where I was the ring bearer," said Tyler Hyde, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"Lily, my dog, is my lucky charm because when I am sad she licks me and makes me smile," said Leah Kelly, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"My hamster toy is my lucky charm because it brings me good luck and makes me happy," said Cahiel Linton, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"My blanket is my lucky charm because I got it when I was born and it helps keep bad dreams away," said Kamryn Mullins, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (Mar. 11, 2013)

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"My mom's friend gave me a piece of gold, so it's my lucky charm," said Elizabeth Muro, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"Orange Bear is my lucky charm because he helps me go to sleep at night," said Allison Rich, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"My stuffed animal Dino is my lucky charm because when I had surgery, I held him and it helped me feel better," said Chase Rogers, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (Mar. 11, 2013)

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"A shark tooth necklace is my lucky charm because it reminds me of the Bahamas," said Jack Romeyk, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"This four-leaf clover is my lucky charm because I received it at St. Patrick's church, and it helps me do good things," said Sarah Scheidel, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"My pink teddy bear is my lucky charm because my grandma gave it to me when I was born, and I sleep with it every night," said Sara Sentochnik, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"A Sonic the Hedgehog action figure is my lucky charm because it's my favorite color, blue, and I've had it for three whole years," said Liam Seplavy, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (Mar. 11, 2013)

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"A lucky quarter is my lucky charm because it helped me score my first goal in soccer," said Jack Trovato, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"A Go-Go Crazy Bone is my lucky charm because each figure has something special about it," said Miles Turner, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"Tinka, my stuffed animal, is my lucky charm because my Aunt Pat gave it to me," said Julianna Willis, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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"My stuffed animal named Jewel is my lucky charm because before I have a big test I rub his belly, and then I always do well," said Brielle Zink, a second-grader at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip. (March 11, 2013)

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Robb Le Vien's second-grade class at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in Islip talks about lucky charms just in time for St. Patrick's Day. (March 11, 2013)

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