Welcome to Community 405’s

October Newsletter

405-hello-parentsIf you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us either at the school at 718 429-5287 or via email:

Ms. Panzera —apanzera@schools.nyc.gov

Ms. Burke —kburke3@schools.nyc.gov

We look forward to a fun-filled educational year!

We have two students with peanut allergies, therefore we are a peanut free class.

If we have class celebrations, all items sent must be certified nut free on the label.

Any questions, please call or email.


Reading: We will be working on our first nonfiction unit. We will be focusing on researching the weather and synthesizing information from multiple texts.

Writing: Students will be drafting, revising, editing and publishing essays.

Math: We have begun multiplication and multistep problems. Your child should be studying Math terms and basic Math facts daily for about 5 minutes.

 Social Studies-We are beginning our unit on the Native American tribes of New York.


Your child has been given their usernames and passwords for the following websites to help give individualized instruction.

Math Websites:

Go Math


When first using the site, you must choose from a drop down menu:

Country– United States

State– New York

District– New York City Dept. of Ed, New York 10007.

School– 51st Ave Academy, Elmhurst 11373

You may click on “Remember my school” so you do not have to repeat this process every time your child signs onto the website.



English Language Arts Websites:




http://www.raz-kids.com         Teacher – kburkeam

 Important Dates:

October 24, Monday – Field Trip to Fraunces Tavern

October 27 – 8:15 A.M. Parent Workshop Educational Websites

November 3 – Parent Teacher Conferences

November 28 – Field Trip to MOMA Museum of Modern Art


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405 Newsletter – October 2016