3A Miss Tocci

Miss Tocci 
ltocci5573@holyangelsregional.org

"What you are is God's gift to you, what you become is your gift to God "
~Hans Urs von Balthasar


Welcome to the wonderful world of third grade! Third grade is definitely filled with exciting and challenging experiences. The expectations are very high, but we will have a lot of fun along the way. Daily, weekly and monthly information will be posted  here, so be sure to check in often! If you have any questions throughout the school year please send me a note, an email to ltocci5573@holyangelsregional.org, or call me at school. Looking forward to a fabulous year together! 

3A's Special Schedule:
Monday: Art 1:00 1:40
Tuesday:  Library 10:00 10:40 P.E 1:40 2:20
Wednesday: Tech 11:20-12:00
Thursday:  PE-10:40- 11:20
Friday:  Music 1:00 1:40 Spanish 1:40 2:20


​Remember to wear gym uniform and sneakers on Physical Education days.
All SPECIALS start on the first full day of school (Friday, 9/7/18)
First day to wear P.E uniform is on Tuesday, September, 11, 2018






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Monday, Tuesday, Thursday- $4.50 please refer to the lunch calendar for choices. Wednesday and Friday- Pizza for  $2.50


The Week of 11/12/18


Assessment Card Conferences

Parent Teacher Conferences will be on December 7, from 12:30 pm - 7:30 pm.  A notice was sent home on 11/9/18 about conferences. Please return the Parent Teacher Conference form no later than Friday, November 30th

Please check the student, parent emergency contact information sheet that was given out at Meet the Teacher Night. Please check, make corrections if needed, sign and return ASAP!

UPCOMING EVENTS

REMINDERS

PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR CHILD HAS A NOTE WHEN THERE IS A CHANGE IN DISMISSAL.

Students should have a book to read in their desk. 

Friday, October 12th was the last day to wear summer uniforms. 

November 12th is Veteran’s Day-No School

November 16th Thanksgiving Mass at 9:00 am

November 20th Early Emergency Dismissal Drill. Students will be dismissed at 2:10 P.M. 

November 21st is 11:30 Dismissal and $1 Dress Down

November 22nd-23rd Thanksgiving Recess-No School

Please send in $5 in an envelope for our Thanksgiving celebration.  This money is due on Monday, November 5, 2018. 

PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR CHILD HAS A NOTE WHEN THERE IS A CHANGE IN DISMISSAL.

For Spelling homework, students are to choose a different activity each night for Mon., Tues., and Wed. New spelling menu for the month of November. 

Emergency Drill

There will be an Emergency Drill “go home” drill on Tuesday, November 20, 2018. 

DISSMISSAL WILL BEGIN AT 2:10 P.M. 

The children will be arriving home approximately 15 minutes earlier than usual. 

ALL BUSES WILL ARRIVE AT HOLY ANGELS TO ACCOMMODATE THIS EARLY DISMISSAL ON THIS DATE. 

All walkers, car riders and Pre-K children must be picked up 15 minutes earlier than normal.

There will be no after care or after school activities on Tuesday, November 20th.

ELA

There are no Spelling and Vocabulary words this week (Nov. 12th)

 Social Studies

There will be a Social Studies test on the history of Thanksgiving on Friday, November 16, 2018. Students should use their Social Studies notes in their notebook.

Religion
There will be a 
Religion Chapter 4 test on Thursday, November 15, 2018. Students should review pages 63-70, pages 71-72, and their Review Sheet. Students must bring their Religion books back to class. Students can go to www.blestarewe.com. They can click on (students) and select Take a Quiz to review questions from Chapter 4.

Scholastic Book Orders. Our online class code is MFF8D. Our first book order is due on Nov. 19, 2018

Saint of the Day: Celebrate the feast day of today!

 


https://www.franciscanmedia.org/source/saint-of-the-day/


I will be offering Extra help on Tuesday morning at 7:30 in our classroom. All are welcome to attend! Start date is October 9, 2018


Dismissal Policy:
All changes in dismissal are to made by note to Ms. Tocci. If a note is not received, your child's regular dismissal will be followed. There are extra dismissal forms located in the Resources section to print at home. 

Absences: 
Please send in an absence note when your child returns to school, even if you have called the school. A note must be on file for all absences. 

Teacher Request: If anyone is able to donate to our class board games for inside recess such as Trouble, Connect Four, Sorry, Jenga, or Legos, it would be greatly appreciated


Thomas-Edison.jpg

Genre: Biography

Target Skill: Main Idea and Details

Target Strategy: Summarizing

How did Thomas Edison grow up to be a legendary inventor? Our main selection explores Edison's life as a child. 

We learned about his interest in mixing chemicals--sometimes with explosive results--and his work as a paperboy in his community. 


Thomas-Edison.jpg

Genre: Biography

Target Skill: Main Idea and Details

Target Strategy: Summarizing

How did Thomas Edison grow up to be a legendary inventor? Our main selection explores Edison's life as a child. 

We learned about his interest in mixing chemicals--sometimes with explosive results--and his work as a paperboy in his community. 


Thomas-Edison.jpg

Genre: Biography

Target Skill: Main Idea and Details

Target Strategy: Summarizing

How did Thomas Edison grow up to be a legendary inventor? Our main selection explores Edison's life as a child. 

We learned about his interest in mixing chemicals--sometimes with explosive results--and his work as a paperboy in his community.