Welcome to TVM’s 2nd & 3rd-grade classrooms! Please take a look around, enjoy all we have in store for your student! Please feel free to contact either teacher for volunteer opportunities and any questions you may have.

Mrs. Kris Sullivan-Fickling
2nd/3rd Grade Lead Teacher




Ms. Jessica

Ms. Jessica Harris
2nd/3rd Grade Lead Teacher





  • 3rd-grade students are required to complete weekly assignments on www.studyisland.com
  • All students should read or be read to for 20 mins. every night
  • Students should study their spelling words for their weekly spelling tests administered on Fridays


Cosmic Events are due on Wednesday, February 27th!!!  Topics for the month of February are plate tectonics, animals of the Mesozoic Era (other than dinosaurs), and deciduous trees.  Please have your child create a summary with visual representation to present to the class on this day.

Upcoming Field Trips:

  • February 20th: Ms. Kris’ 2/3 trip to Theatre of the Sea to see local favorites: dolphin, sea lions and turtles.
  • February 21st: Ms. Jessica’s 2/3 trip to Children’s Playhouse in Coral Gables to see Cinderella, followed by lunch at California Kitchen. Students need to wear TVM, Polo, Shirts and be in the classroom at 7:20 a.m.  The cost is $25 (Cash Only) due by the end of the day on Wednesday, February 20th.


Important Dates:

  • Feb. 15 — A Night in Paris Daddy/Daughter Dance
  • Feb. 18 — No School
  • Feb. 19 — Regional Spelling Bee (Miami)
  • February 20th–Ms. Kris’ Field trip to Theatre of the Sea
  • February 21st–Ms. Jessica’s Field trip to Coral Gables
  • February 27th–Early Release @ 11:45 a.m./Cosmic Events due/Class Picture Day
  • February 28th–Birthday Celebrations
  • March 14th– National Pi Day
  • March 29th–Testing Prep Rally
  • April 15th-19th–Spring Book Fair
  • May 14th-17th–St. Augustine Trip for 3rd Grade


Community Service Opportunities: Please ask your teacher how your student may take advantage of community service hour opportunities in and around the school. Third-grade students are required to give 15 hours of service during the school year. Likewise, parents and guardians may satisfy their volunteer hour commitments through the classroom, school-wide events and through the PTO.