Karla Perez's second grade class at Fairmount Elementary in San Francisco sent cards and notes.
Evelin: Happy brethday i cante balive that you are that olde for a man.
Adriara: Tomie you are important for me because you are real and you do a lot of books for me and others.
Bella: You ar special to mi bicus you are ful ov Love.
Tomie: Thank you, Adriara and Bella, for your sweet words. You and your entire class are important to me!