New York Islanders January 2024 Teacher of the Month

New York Islanders January 2024 Teacher of the Month Future GoalsTM Program New York Islanders January 2024 Teacher of the Month Name: Christine Klaus School: Sycamore Avenue Elementary School Classroom Team: New York Islanders® Tell us about yourself! Mrs. Klaus is a passionate fourth-grade teacher with over 25 years of dedicated service to education. Mrs.’s…

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New York Islanders November 2023 Teacher of the Month

New York Islanders November 2023 Teacher of the Month Future GoalsTM Program New York Islanders November 2023 Teacher of the Month Name: Jennifer Buck School: South Middle School Classroom Team: New York Islanders® Tell us about yourself! Pridefully, I am a sixth grade teacher at South Middle School in Brentwood for the past 24 years.…

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New York Islanders May 2023 Teacher of the Month

New York Islanders May 2023 Teacher of the Month Future GoalsTM Program New York Islanders May 2023 Teacher of the Month Name: Timothy Feimer School: MS 74 Nathaniel Hawthorne Classroom Team: New York Islanders® Tell us about yourself! I am a teacher for over 20 years and I have been teaching software engineering to middle…

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New York Islanders April 2023 Teacher of the Month

New York Islanders April 2023 Teacher of the Month Future GoalsTM Program New York Islanders April 2023 Teacher of the Month Name: Frank LaSala School: St. Joseph’s School Classroom Team: New York Islanders® Tell us about yourself! I have been teaching technology for over 2 years now. I enjoy watching the students learn a new…

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New York Islanders February 2023 Teacher of the Month

New York Islanders February 2023 Teacher of the Month Future GoalsTM Program New York Islanders February 2023 Teacher of the Month Name: Daniel Leccese School: Copiague Middle School Classroom Team: New York Islanders® Tell us about yourself! I have always enjoyed working with kids. Growing up I was the oldest grandson on my mother’s side…

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New York Islanders January 2023 Teacher of the Month

New York Islanders January 2023 Teacher of the Month Future GoalsTM Program New York Islanders January 2023 Teacher of the Month Name: Christine Weltner School: PS 166 Q Classroom Team: New York Islanders® Tell us about yourself! I began my teaching career in Long Island city, New York, where I was raised and grew up.…

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New York Islanders December 2022 Teacher of the Month

New York Islanders December 2022 Teacher of the Month Future GoalsTM Program New York Islanders December 2022 Teacher of the Month Name: Patricia Mellas School: Southold Elementary School Classroom Team: New York Islanders® Tell us about yourself! I began teaching 31 years ago in a Kindergarten classroom. A few years later I moved up to…

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New York Islanders – June Dr. Rocks Blog Post

New York Islanders – June Dr. Rocks Blog Post Future GoalsTM Program June Dr. Rocks’ Blog! What do the air bubbles in the Earth’s polar ice caps reveal? Answer: The composition of air as it was thousands of years ago. Water dissolves air. When water freezes its dissolved air forms tiny bubbles. That’s why ice…

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New York Islanders – April Dr. Rocks Blog Post

New York Islanders – April Dr. Rocks Blog Post Future GoalsTM Program April Dr. Rocks’ Blog! How big are ice crystals in ice cream? Answer: Approximately one-half the thickness of a sheet of paper. The secret to making “creamy” ice cream is to create very tiny ice crystals. This is done by adding a fat-like…

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New York Islanders – March Dr. Rocks Blog Post

New York Islanders – March Dr. Rocks Blog Post Future GoalsTM Program March Dr. Rocks’ Blog! Why does the “snow” created in hockey play look so bright white? Answer: Ice is a good reflector of light. Ice is a good reflector of light, especially blue light, and ultraviolet light. This makes snow “bright”. Skiers wear…

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