Week of January 26th-30th

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What's going on next week??

Monday 1/26: Music Day!- Reading Folders coming home

Tuesday 1/27: P.E Day- Library Day!!

Wednesday 1/28: Art Day!-- WEBSITE WEDNESDAY at home!

Thursday 1/29: P.E Day-

Friday 1/30: Please return Red Reading Folders!

What are we learning?

ELA focus: Spelling Assessment, Writing Assessment, Main Idea, Past Tense Verbs & combining both -ing and -ed and -s words

Math: Flip Flop Strategy- it doesn't matter what order the addends are, you will get the same answer! (4+3 is the same as 3+4)

Adding Zero to a Number

Combinations of numbers to make 10- (7+3, 6+4, 1+9, 2+8)

Science: Magnets!!

Social Studies: American Symbols- learning the importance of the Bald Eagle and American Flag, and Statue of Liberty!

Website Wednesday!! (NEW!)

I would really like our class to participate in Website Wednesday! I’m encouraging each of the students to go home on their computers and log on to my website. Please have your student spend some time (preferably at least 30 min) doing some learning games on my classroom website. There are a TON of options! Sight Word/ Spelling Practice (highly encouraged), pebble go research (login: austines- mustangs), ABCya math fact practice! :) You may access my website through the Coppell Website below- (I would bookmark this to your computer!)

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This student made her own word searches during Website Wednesday! This can be found on abcya.com- great idea to make a wordsearch with spelling words for the week!

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January Lunch Room Sign Up!!

Please PLEASE PLEASE help us teachers by signing up to help us out for lunch duty!! THANK YOU!! (just click on the sign up below!)... I'm begging you!! :)

Austin Elementary Carnival!!

We hope to see you January 24th at the Austin Elementary Carnival!! :)
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101st Day of School!! Mark your Calendar!

Please help us celebrate the 101st day of school on February 6th be dressing your child in black/white polka dots- or ANY dot shirt! We will be 101 Dalmatians that day!! We will be celebrating this milestone with tons of fun activities! :)

Spelling List

Spelling List:

**Kids will be learning the rule of adding -ed to the end of the word this week**










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Middle of the Year Assessments Update!

You will be receiving your child's report cards TODAY!!

Their middle of the year assessment scores will be coming home February 2nd.

Dates for your Calendar:

Jan 23rd- Report Cards Go home

January 24th- Austin Elementary Carnival!! Hope to see you there!

February 3rd- 1st grade teachers will be out for Planning Day!

February 6th- 101st day of school- Please dress in polka dots!!

February 13th- Valentine's Day Party 2:00