3rd Grade Newsletter

February 1 - 5

Students of the Week

Congratulations!! Next week's Students of the Week are:


Ms. Foy - Sriya Vadlakonda

Mrs. Freeman - Kamryn Bannister

Mrs. O'Hare - Declan DeSpain

Mrs. Smittle - Sahasra Somu

Ms. De Santiago - Niranjan Dinesh

Mrs. Young - Pallavi Vemuri

Third Grade Homework

Third grade homework will be sent home on Friday, January 29th and will be due on Friday, February 5th. Students may use the back of their homework worksheet or a piece of notebook paper to complete their math homework.


The homework can also be found on the 3rd grade website.

Valentine's Information

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Spirit Wear on Fridays

Please encourage your student to wear their NIchols Spirit Wear on Fridays. Have your child wear their purple third grade t-shirt or any Nichols t-shirt they own.

Afterschool Programs

To learn more click on: http://www.friscoisd.org/ly/departments/Communications/ElementaryCommunityFolder.aspx


Programs Offered at Nichols:


  • TGA Golf
  • Drama Kids
  • Art
  • Bricks4kids

3rd Grade Program - February 4th

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Birthday Celebrations at GMN

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Six Flags Read to Succeed Program - Deadline is February 26th

Library Deadline

If you are participating in the Six Flags Read to Succeed Program, the deadline to finish reading your 360 minutes is Friday, February 26.


If you need a new form, you can find one on the library website https://sites.google.com/a/friscoisd.org/nichols-library/six-flags-read-to-succeed-program.


All completed forms will need to be turned in to Mrs. Walther in the library.

Double Specials Day (PLC)

Your child will be receiving an extra specials time during the following dates. Please have your child wear their tennis shoes on these days.
  • February 2
  • February 16
  • Wednesday, March 2

Curriculum News

Math - Composing and Decomposing Fractions

Science - Planets

Reading – Persuasive Text and Drama Text


Grammar - Capitalization for Historical Periods

Writing - The Process of Research Writing

Spelling – 3rd Nine Weeks - List 3

Cursive Letter - Cursive letter Review

Dates to Remember

February 4 - PTA Meeting at 6:45, Dess-ART, & 3rd Grade Program

February 12 - Good Morning Nichols @8AM & Valentine's Day Party @1:45PM

February 18 - Spirit Night @ Blaze Pizza

February 22 - 26 - Spring Book Fair Week

February 26 - Good Morning Nichols @8AM