Welcome to Class 3CGR!

Phone: (914)376-8565


Degrees and Certifications:

B.S. Elementary Education M.S. Elementary Education, Literacy Education

Mrs. Colacicco

Class 3CGR Ms. Colacicco, Ms. Giambalvo and Ms. Rezza

Third Grade

Room 212





Welcome back to school! We know that the 2021-2022 school year is going to be amazing! We are so happy to be starting off the school year in person and are able to welcome students back to DiChiaro. This year is going to be full of learning and fun. We can't wait to meet all of you on the first day!


Dismissal Schedule Please click here to see the DiChiaro Dismissal Schedule 

Principal Langan's Welcome Letter Please click here to see Ms. Langan's Welcome Letter

September Calendar Please click here to see the September calendar





School Supplies: 

The school supplies needed are: 
     *8 notebooks 
     *7 plastic folders: 1 of each color red, blue, yellow, orange, purple, black and green 
     *2 pink erasers
     *1 large zippered pencil case 
     *2 packs colored pencils 
     *1 box crayons (24 count)
     *2 boxes 8-10 count thin markers
     *3 boxes of sharpened pencils

     *1 pair of scissors

     *4 glue sticks

     *1 highlighter

     *1 clipboard

     *4 boxes of tissues

     *ear buds NO HEADPHONES

     *1 pack baby wipes

     *1 pack Clorox/Lysol wipes

     *1 hand sanitizer

     *3 packs 3x5 index cards

     *1 box gallon size Ziploc bags



Specials: We are so lucky to have full time Art and Music this year! 

M Art 

T Music and Gym **wear sneakers

W Music

Th Gym

F Art



Online Resources:



Teacher Website:  Our class website is found on the DiChiaro website. General announcements, information and resources are located on the teacher page. 


Clever: This is where many apps are stored. The children’s passwords should be stored automatically to make sign in easier. This is where you can find Sumdog, dictionary.com, nitrotype, etc.


Readworks: This is a reading comprehension site that we will use. The passages are able to be read to the child. Each passage will have multiple choice and written questions. The link and password info is on the teacher page.


Zearn: This is a math website that is interactive and has great videos.  It follows the NYS Math modules.






Flow of the Day


Problem of the Day (Math word problem)


ELA (Reading, Writing, Word Study)


Science/Social Studies


Science/Social Studies/Small Group

Read Aloud























Check out NASA'a website. Lots of info on

space shuttles and launches!


Star Child Link

This website has lots of info on space and the solar system.


Wolf Conservation Center

Click on Meet Our Wolves and then

Webcam to see the wolves in action! 


Georgia Aquarium

Check out the webcams at the

Georgia aquarium!


San Diego Zoo

Lots of cool web cams and activities.

You can learn about some endangered

species at the zoo!


NYC Botanical Gardens

Check out the videos at the NY

Botanical Gardens!


Yankees Kid's Corner

Have fun with the NY Yankees! Word searches

and games with the BEST team in the MLB ;)


Bronx Zoo Live Cam

Watch the Bronx Zoo's sea lions at play!














Here are some helpful links 



Free Typing Games

Typing Club


D.T.Q.S. Strategy


A.P.P. Strategy How to Write a Short Answer Response


NYS CBT Practice




Math Drills Practice



Scholastic Book Clubs


 Apply for a Yonkers Library Card