Week of May 1st – 5th

JuSt A fEw ReMiNdErS…

1. Please remember to check your child’s folder daily and bring back all forms that must be completed the next school morning. *All permissions slips must be returned to school even if you wish for your child not to attend.

2. Please remember to place your scholastic orders online. Our class code is J64D6.

3. Our May trip is scheduled for Monday, May 22nd. The show will take place at Queens College, the fee per student and chaperone is $8.00. The payment and slips are now past due.

  1. Lastly, attendance and arriving to school on time is imperative. Attending school regularly is important to ensuring children develop a strong foundation for subsequent learning. Lateness is unacceptable because students are missing out on homework check and review. Please give your children some time to arrive to school.

3rd Grade

New York State Exams 2017


o Tuesday, May 2nd – Day 1

22 multiple-choice questions

o Wednesday, May 3rdDay 2

22 multiple-choice questions

o Thursday, May 4th – Day 3

5 short-response questions and 3 extended -responses

3rd Grade Homework for the Week of 5/01 – 5/05

Day Reading/ELA/WRITING Spelling/


S.S. Science Math


Day: 139

~APRIL Reading log DUE TODAY! Review words you have learned so far. Review Europe. Review Simple Machines. Review: Area & Perimeter

Complete handout & coach pages.



Day: 140

~Reading log Review words you have learned so far. Review Europe. Review Simple Machines. Review: Area & Perimeter


Day: 141

~Reading log Review words you have learned so far. Review Europe Review Simple Machines. Review: Area & Perimeter


Day: 142

~Reading log Review words you have learned so far. Review Europe. Review Simple Machines. Review: Area & Perimeter


Day: 143

  1. Be sure to read and review your math facts!

3rd Grade Important Announcements

for the week of 05/01-05/05

** Please allow your child to complete their homework and/or projects on their own. if the work is incorrect, please allow me to see it. you may help your child figure out why it is incorrect but still have the child show me his/her original work. also, It is extremely important that we practice on our writing skills so that we are proficient writers by the end of third grade. **

Events this Week

Math Testing Tuesday- Thursday, May 2nd – 4th


~Friday, May 12th. Spelling Quiz #23

* All tests and quizzes must be signed and returned the next school day.

¶ I will allow for five extra points on a test for any student who received a low grade. Questions AND answers have to be written two times on loose-leaf. To obtain the full credit, it is due the next school day.

Due Dates

April Reading Log due May 1st.

April Current Events due April 28th

May Current Events due May 31st

May Reading Log due June 1st.

reminder for Parents

~If your child brings in money for trips, book fairs, snacks, scholastic, etc., PLEASE make sure that it is in a sealed envelope with your child’s name, class number, and grade. Also, please have the correct change! This will help me tremendously!!

-Please e-mail, write a letter, or call the school with any questions or concerns that you may have for me. The best way to reach me is by email:rcoluccio1019

Please remember to bring in Box Tops!!


Spelling List #23àSuffixes -ful, -ly, and -less

1. slowly

2. powerful

3. fearless

4. useful

5. truthful

6. quickly

7. painless

8. friendly

9. wonderful

10. sadly

11. thankful

12. careful

13. happily

14. flawless

15. calmly

Review Words

16. author

17. vinegar

18. inventor

Challenging Words

19. meaningful

20. peaceful

Quiz: Friday, May 12th