Mrs. Nutt's Newsletter

Austin Elementary

Our Week In Review

Week of December 8-12

Language Arts

*review spelling words with the short i vowel sound

*poetry - The Gingerbread Man

*high frequency word - he

*Handwriting - Letters S and A

*Thinking Map - Flow Map

*identify the characters of a story

We are reading...

*Gingerbread Baby

*The Gingerbread Man

*The Gingerbread Girl

*The Gingerbread Bear

*The Gingerbread Cowboy

Math

*review the shapes and describe their attributes

*recognize coins: penny, nickel, dime and quarter

*create a graph and analyze the data

*review one more and one less

Science

*identify materials in our world

*compare different kinds of wood, paper and soil

*observe how wood, paper and soil interact with water

*use materials to create useful objects

Upcoming Events

Reminders:

Library books are due on Thursdays!

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


*December 16 - Pajama Day

*December 17 - Winter Feast K-2

*December 18 - Holiday Party at 1:45 p.m. - Everyone is welcome to attend!

*December 19 - Early Release Day

*December 22 - January 2 *Winter Break

*School resumes Monday, January 5. 2015

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