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, or call me at school. Looking forward to a fabulous year together! 

3A's Special Schedule:
Monday: Art 1:00-1:40
Tuesday: Lib/Tech 10:00-10:40-P.E. 1:40-2:20 
Wednesday: Lib/Tech 11:20 -12:00
Thursday: P.E 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, 9/8/17)





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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 2/12/18


 
  

Extra Help

 Extra Help will be every Tuesday from 7:30 to 8:00. This week is ELA!

There will be a religion chapter 8 test on Friday, February 15th. Please review pages 121-130. No Review Sheet. Students can go www.blestarewe.com They can click on (Students) and select Take a Quiz to review questions from chapter eight..

ELA

This week, the students will finish reading the novel: "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe."  

There will be a comprehension test for chapters 13-17 on Thursday, Feb.15th. 

  

Math

It is recommended that students practice their multiplication facts. They should review the 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 ,6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11  and 12 times tables. 

This week we will be working on the 12x tables. There will be a quiz on Thursday, Feb.15th.


This is a great time to review our emergency snow closing information. We always follow the status of Patchogue Medford Schools. Closings and delays will always be posted on News12 LI and our our website. A school message will also be sent via phone, text message and email. Some additional important information to note:Two Hour Delay means that we open school at 10 am. Students should arrive between 10 am and 10:25 am. There will be no before care services provided on these days. There will be no outside lunch service provided on these days.



Reminders

UPCOMING EVENTS

Ash Wednesday: February 14th

Dress Down $1: February 16th

Winter Recess: February 19th-23rd

 


Scholastic Book Orders. Our online class code is MFF8D.

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

 


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

Math Multiplication Practice:
 Over 40 fun games to choose from to practice! http://www.multiplication.com/games/all-games


I will be offering Extra help on Tuesday morning at 7:30 in our classroom. All are welcome to attend! Start date is October 10, 2017


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.