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Coming home today in your child's red folder is important information regarding Read Across America Day.  On Friday, March 6th, we are recognizing the accomplishments of Dr. Suess with Mixed-Up Friday. Students may wear their clothing all mixed up! Suggestions are inside out, backwards, two different socks/shoes (both shoes need to be athletic shoes). Even though this is a dress-down day, clothing must be school appropriate.

The Intermediate Book Fair we be held from Friday, March 6th until Wednesday, March 11th. Our Family Shopping event will take place from 3:00-6:00 PM on Wednesday, March 11th.More information will be coming home this week in your child's red folder.


The Buffalo PRIDE Break-Out Sessions will be held on March 3rd at the Villages High School from 6:00-8:00 PM.


Just a reminder that all MOSI field trip consent forms and payment are due no later than Thursday, March 19th.


PI Opportunity: Our art teacher Mrs. Czulada is looking for a parent that would like to cut out labels and stick them to black construction paper for the Art Show. Please let me know if interested.


 Important Reminders:

I have placed the powerpoints below as PDF Documents that were shared at this years Third Grade Parent Night. There is useful information on FSA, Writing and Cold Reads.

Below is a link to the Sunshine State Young Reader Awards for you to view. The students have already enjoyed seeing this presentation in class with Mrs. Lyons.

Please sign your child's AR Tracking Sheet that is located in the plastic sleeve of your child's red take home folder.

I have placed my Open House powerpoint presentation below as a PDF document. 

Usernames and Passwords for Connected and ThinkCentral have been placed on labels and can be found in the front of your child's agenda! You now can access to our Language Arts, Math, Science and Social Studies books and online materials. I will attach directions below for each as a PDF. If you are having any difficulty accessing these materials online at home, please let me know.

Please initial all of your child's homework after you have reviewed each assignment for completeness, accuracy and neatness. Agenda planners need to be initialed on a daily basis after all homework assignments have been completed and checked. 


Helpful Hints:

Our lunch is every day from 11:08-11:33 in Cafeteria 1.

 PI Opportunities: If anyone is interested in PI opportunities, please send me an email or give me a call! Thank you for all of your help and support. I have PI projects that can be done in school or at home!

 A Glance at Our Week: February March 2nd-6th

Reading/Language Arts: MOCK FSA TEST

Essential Question: NA DUE to MOCK TEST

Shared Read: NA DUE to MOCK TEST


Comprehension Strategy:

Comprehension Skill:

Vocabulary Strategy:



Literature Anthology (Close Reading)- NA DUE to MOCK TEST


Paired Read- NA DUE to MOCK TEST



Vocabulary Words-  (NA DUE to MOCK TEST) Can be located in your child's red folder (plastic sleeve) and as a PDF below. 

Spelling Words-  (Unit 5 Week 5) Can be located in your child's agenda planner and as a PDF below. 

Math- Chapter 12- Two-Dimensional Shapes

Math Facts: This week we will focus on mixed multiplication facts (0-12's). Students will practice 25 multiplication facts in class Monday-Thursday (timed for 1 minute 30 seconds).  Friday's fact assessment will be taken for a grade.


Writing:  Author Study- Dr. Theodor Suess Geisel 


Science- Unit 3 (Matter)


Boys and girls, I hope you had a wonderful weekend.  We have a lot of learning, new challenges and fun waiting for us this week! 

I Will Be Waiting With a Smile! See you in Room 335!

Mrs. Filone 

Important Dates:

March 3rd: Buffalo PRIDE Break-Out Sessions 6:00-8:00 PM (The Villages High School)

March 6th: Read Across America (Mixed-Up Friday)

March 6th-11th: Intermediate Center Book Fair

March 11th- Book Fair "Family Shopping Event"- 3:00-6:00 PM

March 12th- End of the Second Nine Weeks (Last Day to AR Test)

March 13th- NO SCHOOL for students- Teacher Professional Day

March 20th- Report Cards go home

March 23rd- 27th- FSA ELA (English Language Arts) and math testing





PDF documents
2014-2015 SSYRA Book List- Grades 3rd-5th -
3rd Grade Parent Night 2014- FSA Powerpoint -
3rd Grade Parent Night 2014- Writing Powerpoint -
3rd Grade Parent Night- Cold Reads Powerpoint -
Cold Read Homework- Forms of Art- DUE on 2/27 -
ConnectED- Directions for Log In -
Emergency Contact Form (SPANISH) -
Emergency Contact Form- 2014-2015 -
MOSI- field trip consent form -
MOSI Field Trip form -
Newsletter- March 2015 -
Open House Powerpoint 2014-15 -
School Calendar (2014-2015) -
Spelling Words- Unit 5 -
ThinkCentral Directions -
ThinkCentral- Directions for Log In -
Vocabulary Words- McGraw Hill Wonders -
Volunteer Application (Page 2) 2014-2015 -
Volunteer Application Page 1 (2014-2015) -

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Orientation 11am-1pm or 4pm-6pm


Read the "Elementary Parent & Student Handook" in front of the agenda. Sign and return page 27 "Handbook Acknowledgement"
First Day of School!




Study spelling words for the week; Math Lesson 1.1; Reading Log for 20 min.; Study addition facts 4,5,6's (timed for 1 min.)

Math Lesson 1.2; Reading Log for 20 Min.; Study addition facts 4,5,6's (timed for 1 min.)

Math Lesson 1.3, Reading Log for 20 min., Reread Anthology Story "Wolf", Study Vocabulary, Study addition facts 4,5,6's (timed for 1 min.)

Math Lesson 1.4; Reading Log 20 min; Study Spelling Words; Study addition facts 4,5,6's (timed for 1 min.)

Spelling Test, Fact Assessment 4,5,6's (timed for 1 min.)



Language Arts Homework- When Mr. Rushmore Came Home (DUE on Friday); Reading Log for 20 min.; Math 1.6; Study addition facts 7,8,9 (1 minute); Study Spelling Words

Math 1.7; Reading Log 20 min.; Study Addition Facts 7,8,9 (1 minute); Study Spelling Words

Math 1.8; Reading Log 20 min; Reread "Joon and the Jade Bracelet"; Study Vocabulary Words; Study addition facts 7,8,9- 1 min; Study Spelling Words

Math 1.9; Study Spelling Words;Reading Log 20 min; Study addition facts 7,8,9 (1 min.)

Unit 1 Week 2- Cold Read Assessment; Spelling Test; Fact Assessment (addition facts 7,8,9- 1 min.)



Cold Read- Soccer History is DUE on Friday; Math 1.11; Reading Log 20 min.; Study Spelling; Study all addition facts- timed for 1 minute

Math Lesson 1.12; Reading Log 20 min.; Study Spelling Words; Study Addition Facts- 1 minute

Reread "Gary and the Dreamer"; Study Vocabulary; Math Chapter 1 Review; Reading Log; Study Spelling; Study Addition Facts- timed for 1 min.

Math Chapter 1 Test; Reading Log; Study Spelling; Study Addtition Facts

Cold Read Assessment; Spelling Test; Fact Assessment- addition facts 4,5,6,7,8 and 9's- timed for 1 minute; Have a Wonderful Weekend!



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