Mrs. Nutt's Newsletter

Austin Elementary

Our Week In Review

Week of November 16-20

We are reading...

*Turkey Trouble

*The Pilgrim's First Thanksgiving

*Sarah Morton's Day

*Samuel Eaton's Day

*Thanksgiving Rules

*It's Thanksgiving Time

Language Arts

*Spelling words: review the diagraphs - ch, sh, th and wh

*poetry - On Thanksgiving Day

*High Frequency Words: could, my, than, first, what, been

*Handwriting: lower case letters

*parts of speech - Verbs

*Thinking Map - Flow Map

*Mystery Word - Thanksgiving

Math

*understanding place value

*make sets to show numbers 1 to 120

*compare numbers

*count on from a given number

*recognize patterns in numbers to 120

*review fact families

Social Studies

*discuss holidays and traditions

*compare the first Thanksgiving to modern day

*understand that a timeline shows historical events

Upcoming Events

Reminders:

Library books are due on Wednesdays!

Wear tennis shoes on P. E. days - Tuesday, Thursday and Friday!


Click here to volunteer at our school! We are looking for parents to help with lunch and recess duty!

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a044dafae238-kindergarten


*November 18 - K-2 Thanksgiving Feast

*November 23-27 - Thanksgiving Break

At Austin Elementary, we are driven to unlock the passion and cultivate the uniqueness inherent in every learner.