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NOVEMBER 2020
(Week of 11/9/20)
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 of this 2020-21 parent newsletter sent to your inbox, be sure to sign up.
Learning from Home
(Week of 11/9)

Do You Have A Picky Eater?

Are You Always Dreading Dinner?

Has Feeding Gotten Worse During Lockdown?

If so, you won't want to miss this upcoming Parent Workshop. Click here to learn more.
Try out this activity while we are in the fall mood. Have your child pick one from each pile (leaf pile, pumpkin patch, apple picking, back to school, fall party, pumpkin play, don’t fall and leaf run) and change them up each time.
CORE WORD "Go" - 11/2 - 11/20
Please continue to reinforce the core word "GO." Click here for a song you can listen to with your children to reinforce this word and here for a printout you can use to work on the word with your children at home.

As a reminder of why we use core words at NIS, you can click here.
Gym with Ms. Mary
Fundations with Ms. Jill
Paul's Musical Mitzvah
Paul, a 2012 NIS alumnus, was non-verbal when he was a student at our school. He is not only verbal, he is bilingual, an honors student, and an expert level violinist. He attributes his love of music to his early years at NIS, and as part of his Bar Mitzvah, would like to give back. Click here to learn more!
Your Child's Artwork as Keepsakes
Have your child's artwork transformed into amazing keepsakes, and get them in time to give as gifts for the holidays! You won't want to miss out on this amazing fundraiser, done completely at home by your child and sent directly to your home.

Click here to learn more!
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 and raffles needed. Click here for an invitation and here to sponsor us or to RSVP. Contact Susan for details.
Main Campus: 11/5 & 11/6, Click here to see main campus schedule and here to see CEW's schedule.
Other Satellites to Follow District. If your child misses their scheduled in-person picture day, please click here.
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NIS Wish List
New Items Added
Thank you once again for continuing to help us fulfil all of the items on our Amazon Wish List.

Please don't forget to keep making all of your Amazon purchases through Smile! Smile has all of the same items as Amazon at the same prices. The only difference is you making a difference.
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.
Please consider giving a donation, having a personal fundraiser on our behalf, or starting a Facebook fundraiser. Contact Susan Cali, Director of Development, for more information. Thank You!
In these trying times, we're looking for bright spots in the week. We are hoping you'll share some exciting news about your child's accomplishments to be included in our upcoming newsletter issues. E-mail Susan today!
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.
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