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 9/24/18


 

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

Please wear P.E. Uniform and Sneakers on Tuesday and Thursday. 

Bowling begins on Monday, September 17th for grades 3-8.

Band begins on September 24th

There will be a $1 Dress Down on Friday, September 28th

IOWA TEST will be on October 16th-18thand October 23rd-24th. Students need to have sharpened #2 pencils.

IDEAL Uniforms will be at school on Monday, September 24 between 8 - 10 am for a Trunk Sale to assist with new purchases, exchanges, etc. 

Students should have a book to read in their desk. 

 

SPELLING

Students will be given their Spelling and Vocabulary words on 9/21/18. 

You can also find these Spelling and Vocabulary words on our class web page.

Students will be given their Spelling menu on 9/10/18. 

For Spelling homework, students are to choose a different activity each night for Mon., Tues., and Wed. 

 

During the week of September 24, 2018, the students will be reading from Journeys: Destiny's Gift

The Spelling and Vocabulary words from 9/21/18 are for this story.

Students will have a Vocabulary test on Thursday 9/27/18 and a Spelling test on Friday 9/28/18.

 



Our first party will be to celebrate Halloween. A notice will be sent home about class celebrations. 

Please send in $5 in an envelope for our Halloween celebration by 10/5/18. 

Scholastic Book Orders. Our online class code is MFF8D. Our first book order is due on October 5, 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 2, 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.