January 13th - January 17th

2C's Latest and Greatest!

Thank you so, so much for making my birthday so special! The kids were so excited for my special day and they are what make my birthdays so fun! I love the scarf and can't wait to use the gift card to Charming Charlie! Thank you again for all you do to make me love my job so much, I am truly blessed beyond measures!

Winter Break

What we are learning this week....

Math: In math, we will be wrapping up addition and subtraction and introducing multiplication. Be sure to check out this week's Math Fact Fluency Website of the Week!

Science: We will be finishing up our Balance and Motion Foss kit by making roller coasters!

Language Arts: We are in the midst of our middle of the year assessments! We will be learning about biographies, fact/opinion, inferring, the verbs am, are, is, was, were, and Daily 5.

Social Studies: We will be looking at maps and globes and deteremining where we live on a map!

GTi: Students in the GTi program, will continue working with Mrs. Malone and myself to gather research for their "I wonder..." project.

Winter Sports and Activities

I would love to come see kiddos involved in extra curricular activities! If you have a schedule of games or activities, please email it to me so I can attend!

Math Fact Fluency Website of the Week!

This is a game is called Fact Monster Flash cards and has digital flash cards. There are seven different levels, I would suggest students starting at level 1 and moving up as they finish. After spending some time in the math area, students can explore other subject areas! The link to the website is:



We are in need of cafeteria volunteers! There are A LOT of dates open in the upcoming weeks and we would love your help! Here is the link to the spring lunch room volunteer sign up: www.SignUpGenius.com/go/10C0C4AA9AD2BA1FA7-spring

Important Dates

*January 14th - PTO Meeting at 6:30 PM

*January 17th- End of 2nd 9 Weeks

*January 20th- No School

*January 24th- Spirit Rally

*January 24th- Mustang Mutual

*January 24th- Report cards go home

*January 25th- PTO Winter Carnival

*January 31st- Jump Rope for Heart

Austin Elementary

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