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Welcome to Mrs. Bruno’s 3rd Grade Web Page!

Email: lbruno@stathanasiusacademy.org

Catholic Schools Week

 2021-2022  School Year

 WELCOME TO THIRD GRADE web page! I am enthusiastic and honored to be the third-grade teacher at St. Athanasius Catholic Academy.
I aim for each student to be the best that they can be by providing them with diverse and exciting learning opportunities,  modeling determination, hard work, compassion, kindness, guidance, prayer, and respect for all. My students become my children and the class becomes a family of God! I will concentrate on creating a positive atmosphere and provide encouragement and support to all. I look forward to creating a productive school year. It will be filled with many diverse learning experiences and endless opportunities for personal, academic, and spiritual growth.  Together and with God’s blessings, we will get through any adversity. I look forward to a successful school year!

To the parents, I say THANK YOU for choosing St. Athanasius Catholic Academy and for valuing the importance of raising your children in our faith.  I appreciate and understand your sacrifices, and I thank you for your support.  I look forward to a memorable, fun-filled school year that will include lots of learning, lots of laughs, and many accomplishments!

 

  • Please be sure to complete the daily health screening EVERY morning BEFORE sending in students. The link is below. 

https://stathanasiusacademy.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/For-Parents_Completing-Health-Screening-on-the-Family-Portal-1.pdf

 

Sign in to Google Classroom and view all information on stream. Please check it daily.

To join a Google class:

  1. Click on the following link: https://classroom.google.com/c/NDIyMTg5OTg1Nzcx?cjc=lq5gjuw
  2. Google Classroom Code:   lq5gjuw

 

   

Welcome to the month of 

 

 

ELA Resources week of 5/23/22- 6/03/22

Reading: “Cook-a-Doodle Do0!” Genre: Fantasy

Vocabulary words: masterpiece, magnificent, tradition, recipes, ingredient, tasty

Spelling:  r- c0ntrilled Vowel SyllablesSyllable

  1. sister
  2. sailor
  3. dollar
  4. toaster
  5. winter
  6. doctor
  7. layer
  8. dancer
  9. mayor
  10. writer
  11. silver
  12. cellar
  13. trailer
  14. December
  15. author
  16. about
  17. explaining
  18. repeat
  19. circular
  20. editor

 

PLEASE CHECK BACK DAILY FOR UPDATES.

WEEKS of  5/23/22 – 6/3/22 

Monday:

  • Please view and complete the form sent home for a class trip on 6/1.  The permission slip and fee are OVERDUE, if not in by tomorrow I cannot accept it,  please reach out if needed, thanks. 

Reading: Read over science notes.  

Spelling – ABC order, 3 times each, and sentences. Due Thurs, quiz Friday.

Vocabulary – ABC order, 3 times each,  definitions, and sentences. Due Thurs, quiz Friday.

Math –  Chapter 12 Practice worksheet and STUDY for tomorrow’s test. 

Social Studies– Work on “My Culture project” details posted on Google Classroom.

Religion–  Blessed Mother Mary projects are OVERDUE, PLEASE hand them in by tomorrow. Practice memorization of  “My Beads” poem and our songs for Monsignor’s Assembly,  all is posted on Google Classroom. Say your prayers and do good deeds. 

 

Important Reminders and Notices:

  • Snack sale Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday during lunch, all items $1.
  • GYM TOMORROW, WEAR SNEAKERS
  • BRING 3 SHARPENED PENCILS TO SCHOOL EVERY DAY. 
  • Mission money for May.
 Tuesday:  Please bring in a pack of tissues and or a roll of paper towel, we have run out, thank you in advance.

Reading: Read for 20 minutes and complete a reading response. 

Spelling – ABC order, 3 times each, and sentences. Due Thurs, quiz Friday.

Vocabulary – ABC order, 3 times each,  definitions, and sentences. Due Thurs, quiz Friday.

Math – Textbook page 274, an image is posted on Google Classroom for your convenience.    Also, work for 15 minutes on the i-Ready  Website to do the Math Multiplication Match learning game, I will be monitoring your progress. 

Social Studies– Work on “My Culture project” details posted on Google Classroom.

Religion-“Blessed Mother Marty Project is OVERDUE.  Practice memorization of  “My Beads” poem and our songs all is posted on Google Classroom. Say your prayers and do good deeds. 

  • Snack sale Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday during lunch, all items $1.
  • BRING 3 SHARPENED PENCILS TO SCHOOL EVERY DAY. 
  • Mission money for May. 
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Wednesday: 

Reading: Read for 20 minutes and complete a reading response. 

Spelling – ABC order, 3 times each, and sentences. Due FRIDAY, quiz Friday.

Vocabulary – ABC order, 3 times each,  definitions, and sentences. Due FRIDAY, quiz Friday.

Math –  Tally Chart and Picture Graph Projects-  Choose a topic to collect data on. Create a survey question that you will ask each person, and collect your initial data on a  Tally Chart, then transfer the data collected onto a Picture Graph. The Tally chart needs to be done neatly on one paper and the Picture Graph needs to be created on a separate larger paper. Both papers have been provided to the students. Please be sure to use a scale and symbol in your picture graph, make sure it is creative and colorful. Please use a ruler to make straight lines.  Have fun! This is due 5/31 and will count as a project grade for Math. 

Social Studies– Work on “My Culture”  details posted on Google Classroom.

Religion– work on the Blessed Mother projects, OVERDUE. Practice memorization of  “My Beads” poem and our songs for Monsignor’s Assembly,  all is posted on Google Classroom. Say your prayers and do good deeds. 

 

 

  • Snack sale Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday during lunch, all items $1.
  • BRING 3 SHARPENED PENCILS TO SCHOOL EVERY DAY. 
  • Mission money May
  • Art class tomorrow. 

Thursday:

Reading: Read poem and song lyrics.

Spelling – STUDY for quiz tomorrow.

Vocabulary – STUDY for quiz tomorrow.

Math – i-Ready – for 15 minutes.  Multiplication and Division quiz tomorrow!

Social Studies– Work on “My Culture project” details posted on Google Classroom.

Religion– work on the Blessed Mother reports, now overdue., tomorrow is the LAST day that it will be accepted with a grade penalty but if not completed a grade of zero will be received. Practice memorization of  “My Beads” poem and our songs for Monsignor’s Assembly, All are posted on Google Classroom. Say your prayers and do good deeds. 

  • BRING 3 SHARPENED PENCILS TO SCHOOL EVERY DAY. 
  • Mission money May

Friday: 

Social Studies– Work on “My Culture project” details posted on Google Classroom.

Math –    Also, work for 15 minutes on the i-Ready  Website to do the Math Multiplication and Division Match learning games, I will be monitoring your progress. Study for quiz on multiplication AND DIVISION next Friday. 

Religion–  Practice memorization of  “My Beads” poem and our songs for Monsignor’s Assembly,  all is posted on Google Classroom. Say your prayers and do good deeds. Go to church on Sunday. Work on the “Blessed Mother” projects. 

 

  • Prepare pencils and supplies for the school week ahead. 

 

 

REMINDERS: 

  • Use this  link  to order books from Scholastic, our class code is YKR3M  https://orders.scholastic.com/YKR3M

  • Please note that Scholastic book orders will be ONLINE ORDERS ONLY. The link to order is https://orders.scholastic.com/YKR3M   The books will be delivered to school and distributed in class to your children. Please place your orders and happy reading.

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  •  Italian on Mondays, Gym on Tuesdays, Technology is every other Tuesday and Art on Thursdays.
  • 12:30 P.M. Dismissal Friday 5/6/22

  • 5/11, Pizza Lunch will be provided by the Corbo family for Sofia’s birthday.

  • 5/16 Permission Slips and fee due for the class trip. 
  • 5/23 Pizza lunch will be provided by the Brace family to celebrate Mariana and John’s birthday. 
  • 5/26- Ascension Thursday- students in grades 2-8 will be attending Mass, then all students will be taking part in the Living Rosary at 10 am in the schoolyard, all families are invited to also attend. Please make sure your child is in full school uniform with school shoes. 
  • No school 5/30- Memorial Day

  • 6/1 – Class Trip to Green Meadows Farm. 
  • 6/3/22 – Students Only – Mass and Assembly for Monsignor Cassato’s Retirement- Students are to “DRESS UP” in Monsignor Cassato T-Shirt provided by the school, school shoes, and dressy pants, preferably black, no sweatpants, NO  sneakers. Please DO NOT wear the Monsignor T-shirt before this special day, and keep it in a safe place. 
  • 6/3 12:30 Early dismissal, please be on time. 

 

  • All families MUST login to their FACTS SIS portal every morning prior to 7:45 A.M. and fill out the Daily COVID Response (affirmation) Form.  Login, click on School Home,  Select Web Forms from the left side menu. Next, select COVID Response Form -Family.  Please click on that link and submit the documentation needed.  This is mandatory and must be done EACH morning PRIOR to entering the building.  FACTS SIS will send an alert to the school each morning by 8:00 A.M. advising us of who did not submit the form.  Once we familiarize ourselves with the new system it will take just a quick minute. I thank you in advance for your cooperation. 
  • Accessing FACTS Management- Parent Log in/ Family Portal gives you, the busy parent, an opportunity to get more involved in your
    child’s academic progress and future success – all via the Internet!
    Parents Web from FACTS is a private and secure parents’ portal that will allow parents to view
    academic information specific to their children while protecting their children’s information from
    others. You may view your child’s grades, attendance, homework, and missing assignments, as
    well as other useful school information. You can also communicate with teachers and other
    school staff online whenever necessary. All you need is an Internet-capable computer.
    Here’s how to access our easy-to-use Parents Login/ Family Portal:
     In Chrome, Firefox, Safari, or Internet Explorer go to http://www.factsmgt.com   and click
    Parent Log in, then select FACTS Family Portal.
     Type the school’s District Code SACA-NY
     Click Create New Family Portal Account.
     Type your email address and click Create Account. An email will be sent which includes
    a link to create your Family Portal login. The link is active for 6 hours.
  • Select the Click to Create your Family Portal login link.
  • A web browser displays your Name and RenWeb Person ID.
  • Type a User Name, Password, and Confirm the password. 
  • Click Save User Name and/or Password.
    A message displays at the top of the browser, “User Name/Password successfully updated.”
  • You may now log in to Parent Login/FACTS Family Portal using your new User Name and Password.
  • This website will be operational come the first day of school.  The teachers are still going through training and also becoming familiar with this new system, so I kindly request your patience.  Certain parts of the website will open slowly throughout the month, once FACTS finishes things on their end. 
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Sign in to Google Classroom and view all information on stream. Please check it daily.

To join a Google class:

  1. Click on the following link: https://classroom.google.com/c/NDIyMTg5OTg1Nzcx?cjc=lq5gjuw

Or  

  1. Go to Google.com and click on the Google Apps icon.
  2. Click on the Google Classroom icon
  3. Once in Google Classroom, click on the + in the top right corner
  4. Click on Join Class
  5. Type in the following code: lq5gjuw

Please watch the link below to help you learn how to submit assignments through Google Classroom.  I hope this helps. 

https://www.google.com/search?q=how+can+a+student+attach+files+and+turn+in+google+classroom&rlz=1C5CHFA_enUS892US892&oq=how+can+a+student+attach+files+and+turn+in+google+classroom&aqs=chrome..69i57j33.24529j0j7&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8#kpvalbx=_VQl1XonNKcqxytMPxPalgA026
Mission money ($1 or more) will be collected on the first Monday of each month.  Please put your donation in an envelope with your child’s name and mission money written on the outside of the envelope.  Thank you, in advance, for your generosity. When we come together we can do great works of kindness.

Dear Parents, Guardians, and Students,  

I know there are many new procedures that we are all getting used to, but I am confident we will continue to do our best and transition with ease as needed.   Mrs. Competello regularly posts updates to our school web page, so please make sure you check regularly for updates.    

Let’s keep the faith and our positivism strong. Please know that there is always a smile behind my mask and your child’s well-being is my first priority.   Remember, I am always an email away!

Best Regards,
Mrs. Loredana Bruno

 

 

 

 

 

 

Student’s Supplies: Please be sure to label all items with the student’s name. Please note that supplies can be brought in a little at a time during the first week of school. Thank You!!

  • 9 – composition notebooks (100 pages) Please label each with subject and name. (Math, Social Studies, Science, Reading/ELA,  Religion,  Spelling/Vocabulary,  Writing/Journal,  Reading Log,  and Homework)
  • 2 – folders labeled, (Homework/Notices, and Scholastic)
  • 1 – boxes of No. 2 pencils – at least 5 sharpened daily
  • pencil sharpener 
  • 1 – crayons (24 pack)
  • 1 – box of washable thin markers  and/or colored pencils
  • 1 – child-sized scissors
  • 1 glue stick
  • 1 – 12-inch ruler (not metal)
  • 1 – soft pencil case (no hard plastic boxes or metal cases will be permitted).
  • 2 – Independent Chapter Reading Books
  • 1 – package of loose-leaf paper (wide ruled with margin)
  • 1 – highlighter
  • 1 – black sharpie
  • 1 – package of Expo dry eraser markers, black and or multi-color.
  • 4 large stretch book covers for textbooks.
  • 1- pack of colored construction paper
  • 1 pack of lined index cards
  • 1 pack of sticky notes (large size)
  • Face mask, individual-sized hand sanitizer, pocket-size tissues, sanitizing wipes, water bottle with lockable snap lid, (these personal items will be at student’s own desk). 
  • Headphones/earbuds for the ipad will be needed – please place in a zip lock bag with your child’s name for safe keeping.
    *Please be sure to label all items with the student’s name since no sharing will be permitted.  *
  • Classroom Supplies
    • 2- boxes of tissues
    • 1 hand sanitizer -large
    • 1 roll of bounty paper towels
    • 1 – package of baby wipes
    • 2 large – Clorox/Lysol disinfectant wipes 
    • 1 Lysol disinfectant air spray
    • 1 box gallon size ziplock bags  (if the last name begins A-K)
    • 1 box sandwich size ziplock bags  (if the last name begins L-Z)
    • 1 ream of white copy/printing paper
    • 1HP #61 printer cartridge 1black and/or 1 color  (optional wish list :)
    • Home Supplies
      • 1  roll of clear contact paper to cover soft workbooks only, all workbooks must be covered. 
      • 1 box of envelopes (letter size white) 
      • 1 – package of loose leaf paper (wide  ruled with margin)
      • index cards
      • 1 – ruler
      • Construction paper
      • Pencils, crayons, washable markers
      • Oak tag
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      • Please note that some of above-listed cleaning supplies will be continuously used throughout the school year and may need to be replenished if requested. I thank you so much!

Let us embrace the mission of  Mother Teresa, during these trying times, the Saint of the Sick and Suffering, and turn to our faith and to her for inspiration and guidance. . .

 

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Mother Teresa’s quote connects with my thoughts on teaching through our faith in a Catholic academy such as St. A’s 🙂  ♥

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Help us support our school and raise money for our children’s education!

  • If you are an Amazon customer sign onto www.Amazonsmile.com and add us to your Charity so that we can raise money for our school. Amazon will give us a 0.5% of the price you spend for our children.

 

 

Box Tops for Education will be collected. Send boxtops glued or taped to collection sheets or in ziplock bags(25 box tops/bag). Bonus boxtops should not be put on collection sheets. Sign up with Shoprite Supermarket (https://shopriteformyschool.com) to get added bonuses for our school.

 

 

St. Athanasius Sports Program

Boys & Girls ages 4 to 14

http://www.STAyouthsports.com

 

 

 

 

 

Homework week of 1/16/18 – 1/19/18

Posted on January 21, 2018

Tuesday:

Reading/ELA:  Read for 20 minutes and complete a reading response in Reading/ELA notebook. The response should consist of title, author, genre, #of pages read (for example, pgs 1-10), and a detailed summary of what they read. Be sure to include characters, setting, and events.
Reading: Study for test tomorrow on Author: A True Story
Spelling: (67) workbook pg 68. ABC order, 3 times each and sentences due tomorrow. Quiz Friday. 
Vocabulary: ABC order, 3 times each and definitions. Quiz Friday. 
Math: My Math pgs 3331-332 NY Progress pgs 26-28,29-33 due Fri.
Practice:  page 115
Religion : Chapter 5 test tomorrow, study!
Science: Chapter 4 test 1/23
Social Studies: Chapter 5 Test 1/25

Wednesday: 
Reading/ELA:  Read for 30 minutes and complete a reading response in Reading/ELA notebook. The response should consist of title, author, genre, #of pages read (for example, pgs 1-10), and a detailed summary of what they read. Be sure to include characters, setting, and events.  
Spelling:
Vocabulary:
Grammar:
Math: My Math pgs  
Science: Test Chapter 4 Tues 1/23
 Religion: Pray daily and keep the Kingdom of God alive by your kind actions.
Social Studies: Chapter 5 Test 1/25



 Thursday: 
Reading/ELA:  Read for 20 minutes and complete a reading response in Reading/ELA notebook. The response should consist of title, author, genre, #of pages read (for example, pgs 1-10), and a detailed summary of what they read. Be sure to include characters, setting, and events.
Spelling:
Vocabulary:
Practice:   
Grammar :  
Math:  
Science: Test Chapter 4 Tues 1/23  complete Study guide. 
Social Studies
:  review for Test Chapter 2 Thurs 1/25,complete study guide.
Religion: .Pray daily and keep the Kingdom of God alive by your kind actions. Go to mass on Sunday! 

Friday :

Science: Habitat report and diorama are due

Posted on January 19, 2018


Habitat Report topic and book or article title that you will be reading is due.Choose from Ocean Habitat, Rain Forest Habitat, Wetlands Habitat, Arctic Habitat, or Desert Habitat. Please submit information on loose-leaf by the end of the week 12/15. I’ve been asking that the students begin to gather their materials and begin the research process of choosing a book or articles to write about their topic.  The written report must include specific details about  the special features and characteristics of the habitat. What kinds of organisms live there? What is the weather like? Where can this habitat be found on earth? What special adaptations must an organism have to survive in this habitat? Report must have a colorful cover on construction paper with title of  title of habitat, students name and class, and a creative cover. The students will be receiving 2 assessment grades for this project. One will be an ELA grade and the other a Science grade. 
Habitat Diorama:  They will also need to create a realistic habitat diorama. Please use a covered shoe box, construction paper, animal figurines,clay,play-dough,aluminum foil, cotton balls,cardboard, paint, markers, crayons, different household items to create a 3 dimension habitat scene. Please be creative and neat.   On top of shoe box diorama please attach an index card with tile, brief description of habitat, name, and grade. 

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