To follow are links to resources you can use to help your child learn from home, as well as some important school updates. All back-issues of this newsletter can be found on our website or by clicking here. To receive future issues in your inbox, be sure to sign up.
Click here to learn some activities that target motor planning, visual motor skills, bilateral coordination, and gross motor skill development using balloons. Thanks to Pediatric Therapy Network’s physical therapists for sharing them.
Animal Walk Motor Activities
Click here to see some fun animal walks children can do at home to work on motor planning, strengthening, and bilateral motor coordination. Thanks to Pediatric Therapy Network’s physical therapists for sharing them.
SaveAround® Coupon Fundraiser
Help NIS with SaveAround® coupons, contactless purchases, books sent directly to your home, and online coupon accessibility. Share this link with friends and family. Books are only $25. Thank you for your support.
Show your school spirit and get decked out in NIS gear from head to toe! Select the thumbnails on the following site for color and logo options on all of our apparel. Children and adult sizes are available.
NIS will be using Bloomz as a primary means of communication this year. Bloomz enables us to share important updates, alerts, photos, student work, and more. Please click here for more information. Be sure to check your account daily and add your phone number for urgent robo calls.
Picture Day for the NIS Yaphank location will be on 11/5 & 11/6. CEW's Picture Day will be on 11/5.
Shop Amazon Smile
Please consider making your Amazon purchases on smile.amazon.com and choosing the New Interdisciplinary School as your charity of choice. On the Amazon app, just turn Amazon Smile on in the settings. Same selections and prices!
Save the Date! The NIS Golf Outing, our largest annual fundraiser, will take place at the Port Jefferson Country Club on 5/24/21. Sponsors needed. Contact Susan for details.
Families of the NIS Yaphank Location: Interested in helping NIS with fundraising and learning new ways to become more involved? Please join our Parent Council on the Bloomz app, using class code 2JFMUA or contact Susan for more information.
The New Interdisciplinary School is an innovative early childhood learning center that respects the unique needs of all children and their families. Our commitment is to provide therapeutic and educational services in a nurturing environment with the highest standard of expertise. While we receive funding from NYS to provide education and therapy and Suffolk County to provide busing, we rely on fundraising to provide all of the unique programs and services that make our school the wonderful place it is. Please consider donating today.