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 10/15/18


 

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. 

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 is the last day to wear summer uniforms. This date may be extended later if the weather remains warm. 

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

Wednesday, October 17th- CLASS PICTURES: Students are required to wear their full winter uniform.

Thursday, October 18th- INDIVIDUAL PICTURES: Students may dress up or wear their full uniform. 

Friday, October 19th- school Mass at 9:00 am

Thursday, October 25th is Trunk or Treat. 

Friday, October 26th- School is closed for the Diocesan Conference.

There is no School on November 1, 2018 due to All Saints Day.

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. 

ELA 

This week, the students will read Bat Loves the Night from Journeys:   There are no Spelling words this week due to the IOWAS. The students received their Vocabulary words on 10/11/18.  There will not be a Vocabulary test on Thursday or a spelling test on Friday!

 

Our Halloween celebration will be on Oct. 31st at 1:10 pm.

Our 4th Annual Trunk or Treat will be held on Thursday, Oct.25th. Trunk or Treating is from 7:00 to 7:45 and Dance is from 7:45 8:45.
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.