3rd Grade Newsletter

Week of September 22 - 26

Students of the Week

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

Mrs. Smittle - Kaitlyn John

Ms. De Santiago - Sahana Tirrnav

Mrs. Freeman - Ashlee Bylund

Mrs. Bennett - Bryn Frost

Mrs. O'Hare - Aadhav Ilangovan

Weekly Homework

This is the first week of homework. Your child's homeroom teacher will send homework via e-mail in the weekly newsletter. The homework will also be on the 3rd Grade website.

Homework will be due every Thursday. Students do not have to print out the homework - they can simply turn in their notebook paper with the required math and reading portions. An example of he homework can also be found on the 3rd Grade Website.

3rd Grade Website: https://sites.google.com/a/friscoisd.org/nichols-3rd-grade/homework

Watch D.O.G.S.

Please join us as we kick off the Watch D.O.G.S. program for this school year on Tuesday, October 28th at 6:30 p.m. at the Nichols Cafe. We look forward to seeing you there!!

Visit the Nichols Academy

The Nichols Academy has many great instructional resources. Make sure to visit the website to see Grade Level Strategy Videos and many other great links!

Click Here - Nichols Academy


Do you know of a 'Little Raccoon' that would enjoy shaking hands with the Varsity football players before they enter the tunnel on Friday, October 3rd? Registration is free and they will be entered into a drawing to win a football signed by all of the players! Click HERE for more info, and click HERE to register today!

Curriculum News

Math - Addition and Subtraction, Perimeter

Reading - Characterization / Cause and Effect in Literary Text

Writing - Using a Timeline to Organize a Personal Narrative

Grammar - Common and Proper Nouns

Science - Changes of States of Matter
Spelling – List 4, 1st Nine Week Spelling Words

Dates to Remember

September 23 - Coffee with Counselor

September 25 - Oct 3 – Fall Book Fair

September 30 – PTA Meeting, 5th Grade Performance

October 6 – Spirit Night @ Smashburger

October 13 – No School, Parent Teacher Conferences

October 25 – Gary Burns Fun Run

October 28 – PTA Meeting, Watch D.O.G.S Pizza Program

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