3rd Grade Newsletter

September 7 - 11

Students of the Week

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

Ms. Foy - Lucas Ponce

Mrs. Freeman - Hattie Jones

Mrs. O'Hare - Owen Watson

Mrs. Smittle - Suhas Guntur

Ms. De Santiago - Darby Anderson

Mrs. Young - Hailey Davis

Third Grade Homework

Homework will begin on Friday,September 18th.

Students will still be responsible for studying their spelling words every week to prepare for their spelling tests on Fridays.

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.
  • September 15
  • September 24
  • October 6
  • October 19
  • October 29

Good Morning Nichols & Classroom Parties - Please RSVP

For security purposes on GMN or party days, we ask parents to inform the campus, in advance, if you are planning to attend GMN or a classroom party so that we can enter all visitor names into our secure database.

  • If you have ever signed in through the computer in our front office, then you will need to RSVP utilizing the link below. Then, you will be able to check in quickly in the foyer to receive a name tag.
  • If you do not RSVP or if we have not scanned your license in the front office, then you will need to complete this process before you are allowed to attend GMN or any classroom parties.
  • You can stop by the front office to scan your license any school day from 7:30am-3:30pm. We look forward to your attendance to GMN.
  • RSVP Link: http://goo.gl/forms/UqBOKSx0kE

Please reply to this RSVP link by 12:00pm Thursday, September 10th, to confirm attendance at GMN on Friday, September 11th at 8:00 a.m. Each adult attending will need to enter his/her name on the RSVP list. If you are not able to attend, you do NOT need to reply.

School Portrait Day is Coming!!

SchoolPix Inc. will be taking individual school pictures at Nichols Elementary on Thursday, September 10, 2015.

Two ways to order portraits….

1. Electronic Order Form. Please print and fill out the order form and return with payment to the photographer on picture day. (Attached to Friday email).

2. To order online by credit card, please go to www.schoolpixinc.com and select the “Online Ordering” tab and select “School Portraits” from the pull-down menu. When prompted enter Nichols’ School Code 1516-0016. A confirmation email will be sent confirming your order has been received. No further action is required.

If you have any questions or need assistance, please call SchoolPix Inc. customer service at 972-334-9140 or email us at info@schoolpixinc.com.

Please note: All orders are to be submitted to the photographer on picture day. All school portraits are 100% satisfaction guaranteed.

Curriculum News

Math - One & Two-Step Addition and Subtraction

Reading - Learning How to Identify Purposes for Reading

Writing - Writing about a Small Moment

Grammar - Commas in a Series

Science - Physical Properties of Matter
Spelling – 1st Nine Weeks, List 2

Dates to Remember

Sep 7 - Holiday; No School

Sep 10 - Fall Picture Day

Sep 11 - 1st Good Morning Nichols

Sep 17 - Curriculum Night

Sep 21- 25 - College Week

Sep 24 - PTA Meeting

Oct 12 - Parent-Teacher Conferences