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 1/21/19

 

ELA

 This week, the students will not have a spelling or vocabulary test. We will continue your work on our target skills.

Extra Help 

The next Extra Help dates for January are 1/22/19, and 1/29/19. Extra help is at 7:30 a.m.. 

Hand Writing

Students should practice writing their first name and last name in cursive writing. 

There will be a Religion Chapter 7 Test on Friday, January 25, 2019.  Students should review pages 109-116, pages 117-118, 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 7
Math

Students should practice their multiplication facts. Students need to memorize their 8x facts and review their 1-7 times table facts. There will be a quiz on Thursday on the 8 times table. 

REMINDERS

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

Our Class needs disinfecting wipes. Thank you

There is no school on January 21st due to Martin Luther King Day.

Reminder: Please return your annual registration forms. 

January 22nd-The Tomorrow’s Hope Foundation Scholarship application process opens. 

                         Information is located inside the Parent Resources tab on our school website. 

January 25th-$1 Dress Down

January 27th Open House 1:30 pm-3:30 pm

January 28th- February 1st is Catholic Schools Week 

February 1st Father Daughter Dance 7:00 pm-9:00 pm

February 2nd Mother Son Bowling 2:00 pm-4:00 pm

Friday, February 1st 9:00 a.m. mass led by third grade.

I am pleased to tell you that we will be using a website called IXL in our classroom this year. IXL is a comprehensive learning program offering unlimited math practice across thousands of skills—all of which are aligned to New York Standards. One of the best things about IXL is that your child can access it from home, so you have a chance to see your child's progress!

To get your child started on your home computer, please follow these easy steps:

  1. Go to https://www.ixl.com
  2. Enter your child's username and password and click "Sign in."
  3. Click on any skill to start learning!

 

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. 

 

Scholastic Book Orders. Our online class code is MFF8D. Our book order is due on 

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


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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.