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Hello everyone! My name is Michcella Tiscornia, and I will be teaching Writing and English Language Arts to your 3rd Grader this year. Thanks so much for visiting my page! Please feel free to subscribe to keep yourself updated! Everything you need for our class will be available on these links. Go ahead and explore!

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Test Folders for 2/15/18

Hi Parents!
 
Test folders were sent home today. Please review the work, sign the envelope, put the work back in the envelope, and return to school.
 
VERY IMPORTANT! There is a special notice in the test folders regarding Standards Based Report Cards. Please review for your convenience!
 
Have a great 4-day weekend, everyone! See you Tuesday the 20th. 

So many announcements!

Hi Parents! A few things for you today...
 
1. My homeroom is taking a field trip to the library tomorrow. Please ensure the permission slip is signed and returned! If I do not have the permission slip, your child cannot attend. I have posted an online copy of the permission slip somewhere below this post.
 
2. Flu vaccines - There is a special notice going home today regarding the season's flu epidemic. If you are interested in your child receiving the vaccine, please register your child ASAP. You must contact the school to reserve a spot, and your child must be over 5. Vaccines will be administered on Friday at Daniel Webster School.
 
3. Box Tops for February are due Thursday, Feb. 22nd!
 
Have a great night!

Project Update

Hi everyone! 
 
I'm sure you've heard that our writing assignment is due this week. I am extending the deadline until Monday, and also giving students the option of completing their publishing extras at home - this is:
 
1. Fancy Title Page
2. 'About the Author' page (themselves)
3. Dedication Page
 
I am still offering extra time on Monday, if a student would like to come in and work on their project. Just a reminder- from here on forward, my extra time is Tuesdays and Wednesday by appointment. Extra help always starts at 7:45am.
 
Thanks so much, and have a great weekend!
Please note - I am not connected to school email on the weekends, so any questions you may have, I will be sure to address them first thing on Monday morning. 

For my homeroom (108) - Library Field Trip

This post is just for my homeroom - Room 108!
 
We will be taking a trip to the Weehawken Public Library next week. The trip takes place on Thursday, Feb 15th, and will be from 9AM to 11AM. Students will be able to check out books. Also, if your child does not have a library card, I have given them an application to apply for a juvenile membership. As a bonus - if your child has an overdue library book, the Weehawken Library will accept it on the day of the trip with NO LATE FEE!
 
Permission slips have been sent home! Please return them ASAP, as students will not be able to go on the trip without them. I have also attached the form to this post.
 
Please email me with any questions or concerns! Have a great night!

Final Drafts

We are in the final stages of our non-fiction writing piece!
 
If you would like your child to have a little extra time to work on their project, you can schedule an appointment with me via e-mail. Just e-mail to confirm what days you would you like to come in. Usually, my extra help days are Wednesday and Thursday, but in light of the project, I will let students come in Tuesday through Friday. Extra help time starts at 7:45 and finishes up around 8:05. Don't forget to e-mail me!

Science Fair

Come join us tomorrow for our 3rd Grade Science Fair! Parents can come from 9:00AM to 10:30AM.
 
As a side note - A Box Top Collection is due tomorrow, as well. Please send them in!

Assignment Folders

Assignment folders are getting sent home for the weekend for ALL subject areas! It's a brand new, manila folder. 
Review the work inside, sign the folder, and return the folder and ALL work to school!
As for my subject - your child's pre-writing to their nonfiction topic is the piece of work sent home. 
If you have any questions, please e-mail the subject teacher.

Lots of Announcements for today! 1/17/18

Hi Parents! Here are some announcements for you.
 
1. Starting Friday, assignment and assessment folders will be sent home for every child. Please review the work in the folders, sign the log sheet, and send the folder with the work back. These folders will be sent home every two weeks. The folders will indicate the subject area that is present in the folder.
 
2. There is currently an artwork competition being held for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students. If your student is interested, have them speak to their homeroom teacher for the form.
 
3. The 3rd and 4th Grade Ice Cream Social is Friday! The PTO needs volunteers. Please contact the PTO for information!

Report Cards

Report Cards were sent home yesterday. Please sign and return after the students come back for the new year! If I have a guardian email address, I will send you a reminder email. 

This Week's Announcements

1. Our Holiday Party will be in the afternoon on Wednesday. I am grateful to our class moms who have been organizing it! You can either send in the goodies with your child or drop them off in the office on Wednesday morning.
 
2. The Box Top collection for Grade 3 is this Wednesday. Please send in your box tops!

It's Spirit Week!

Please join in the Holiday Fun as we celebrate the last week of the year! We encourage the students to dress to the daily theme.
 
Monday: Holiday Pajama Day
Tuesday: Santa's Workshop (dress like elves, Santa, reindeer, trees, presents, etc)
Wednesday: Ugly Sweater Day
Thursday: Holiday Color Day

Today's Announcements 11/29

1. Box Tops are being collected tomorrow! If you have any, please send them in.
 
2. The Book Fair Family Night will take place TOMORROW from 6:30 to 8:30 in the auditorium.
 
3. The Governor's Teacher Award nomination form has been sent home. Please feel free to nominate a spectacular teacher. Forms are due Dec. 9th. 

Book Fair and KidBiz

Here are lots of things for you to know today!
 
1. KidBiz log ins have been sent home today. Please read the instructions and the notice to know more info about the topic.
 
2. If you would like to volunteer for the Book Fair, a note was sent home today. Please return the note by TOMORROW! Also, envelopes have been sent home for both PTO and teacher donations.
 
3. The Book Fair catalogs were sent home! Feel free to review with your child. You can send in you child's money for the book fair ahead of time. The Book Fair takes place next week.
 
Thanks so much!

Lots of Announcements! 11/17/17

Soccer Shoot
On Sunday 11/19/17, there is a Soccer Shoot at WHS the Gym. It's for students ages 6 to 13, and proof of age (a birth certificate) MUST be present in order to play!
 
ZING!
Do you want access to 4000 books for free! Yes, that's right - 4000! We now have access to ZING, a wonderful interactive online reading library that offers hundreds of books to your child - FOR FREE! Look under my 'Websites' tab for more info.
 
Wild West is coming to TRS!
The Annual Scholastic Book Fair is coming to TRS! Students were sent home with a blank paper cowboy (or cowgirl!) hat to decorate. If your student would like to participate, please have them decorate the hat as much as they would like and send it in. It will be used to to decorate the Book Fair!