Mrs. Nutt's Newsletter

Austin Elementary

Our Week In Review

Week of December 7-11

We are reading...

*Elves and the Shoemaker

*Blueberry Pie Elf

*In the Land of Elves

*Money Madness

*What Is Money, Anyway?

*What Can You Do With Money?

Language Arts

*Spelling words: bike, ride, five, time, white, smile, like, mile, shine, tribe

*poetry - Five Little Elves

*High Frequency Words: review all words

*Handwriting: lower case letters: h and b

*parts of speech - verbs

*Thinking Map - Flow Map

*Mystery Word - shoemaker

Math

*introduce Personal Finance

*recognize coins and name their value

*practice counting coins by 1's, 5's and 10's

*review addition and subtraction number sentences

Social Studies

*understand the difference between needs and wants

*identify goods and services

*sequence the events - from farm to market

*distinguish the difference between goods and services

Upcoming Events

Reminders:

Library books are due on Wednesdays!

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


*December 17 - Holiday Party, 2:00 p.m.

*December 18 - Early Dismissal, 12:50 p.m

*December 21 to January 1 - School Holiday

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