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What LI first graders are thankful for

"I am thankful for helping," said Laila Campbell, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011) Photo Credit: Jennifer Berger

Hugs, football and family are among the many things first graders at Great Neck Road School in Copiague are thankful for, just in time for Thanksgiving. Take a look at the colorful drawings that illustrate what these little ones are thankful for. --Compiled by Jennifer Berger

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"I am thankful for macaroni and cheese," said Ethan Bonilla, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for my friends helping me cook," said Dazjah Brown, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for helping," said Laila Campbell, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for cooking," said Tatiana Damus, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for riding my bike," said David Duran, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for my family," said Jaden Gomez, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

Christina Lee, Copiague When asked what she
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Christina Lee, Copiague

When asked what she is thankful for, Christina Lee, a first-grader at Gread Neck Road School in Copaigue, said, "I am thankful for my family."

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"I am thankful for soccer," said Eduardo Mendoza-Rodriguez, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for cooking," said Denilson Morales, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for my mom," said Charizma Ortiz, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for my family," said Antanina Petroglia, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for hugs," said Aspasia Papadopoulous, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for cleaning laundry," said Sanai Romain, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for washing the dishes," said Matin Rybka, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for my dad," said Veron Shelton Jr., a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for my family," said Christian Sivirian, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for my family," said Andre Thompson, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for playing with my dad," said Anthony Velasquez, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for playing football," said Anthony Wall, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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"I am thankful for making brownies with my mom," said Alexis Woods, a first grader at Great Neck Road School in Copiague. (Nov. 14, 2011)

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