Mrs. Nutt's Newsletter

Austin Elementary

Our Week In Review

Be My Valentine

Be My Valentine

Week of February 18 - 21

Language Arts

*practice writing lower case letters q and x

*introduce Word Wall Words: it's, now, down, find, long

*spell words with the long o sound - oa and ow

*Thinking Map - Circle Map

*Making Words Lesson - Cowboys

We are reading...

*The ABC's of Texas

*L if for Lonestar

*The Legend of the Bluebonnet

*Texas Facts and Symbols

*The Gingerbread Cowboy


*use coins in different ways to make the same amount

*add and subtract coin amounts

*practice skip counting by 2, 5 and 10

*review subtraction and practice math facts

Social Studies

*identify symbols of our state

*locate our city and state on a map

*use various tools to research information

Upcoming Events

*Library books are due on Thursdays.

*February 21 - Six Flags Read to Succeed forms are due.

*February 28 - Western Day Parade/Chili Cook-Off

*March 6 - Open House 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

*March 10-14 Spring Break

*March 17 - Boosterthon Kick-Off

*March 26 - Boosterthon Fun Run

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