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 12/10/18

 

ELA

 This week, the students will be reading Technology Wins the Game from Journeys. The students received their Spelling and Vocabulary words on 12/10/18. There will be a Vocabulary test on 12/13/18 and a Spelling test on 12/14/18.  New spelling menu for the month of December. 

 

Extra Help 

Extra Help dates for December are 12/4/18 and 12/11/18 at 7:30 am.

Math

 

Students should practice their multiplication facts. Students need to memorize their 4x facts and review their 2-3 times tables. There will be a quiz on Thursday on the 4 times tables ONLY!

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. 

The $5 for our Christmas celebration was due on December 7, 2018.

December 10th is a Free Dress Down for students who donated to the Coat/Toy Drive. 

December 11th is the Winter Concert from 7:00 pm-9:00 pm. 

December 14th is PreK-Grade 2 Christmas Show at 10:30 am- 12:00 pm. 

December 18th is Honor an Angel Mass at 11:00 am. 

December 19th is Polar Express Day. Students may wear pajamas to school. 

Our class Christmas celebration will be at 1:00 pm on December 19th. 

December 21st is 11:30 am Dismissal and $1 Dress Down. 

December 24th-January 1st is Christmas Break. 

January 11th- Mass at 9:00 am. 

 

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 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.