Mrs. Nutt's Newsletter

Austin Elementary

Our Week In Review

Dallas Arboretum Field Trip - New Date: November 6

*Bring a sack lunch and disposable drink. Label the sack with your child's name.

*Wear an Ausitn Elementary t-shirt - if you have one!

*Comfortable walking shoes are a must!


To learn more about what we will see on our field trip, click on the link below!

http://www.dallasarboretum.org/children/rory-meyers-children-s-adventure-garden

Week of November 4 -8

Language Arts

*practice writing lower case letters: g and u

*write a "how to" story

*Word Wall Words - not, all, were, we, what

*parts of speech - verbs

*spell words that begin with blends

*Thinking Map - circle map


We are reading...

*What's the Matter In Mr. Whisker's Room

*Matter, See It, Touch It, Taste It, Smell It

*Solids, Liquids and Gases

*What Is The World Made Of?

*Nouns and Verbs Take A Vacation

Math

*review greater than and less than symbols: < and >

*complete a survey and graph the results

*fluently recognize number combinations to 10

*solve addition math sentences

*math game: Roll and Record


Science

*learn the states of Matter

*classify solids, liquids and gases

*compare and contrast the characteristics of solids


50th Day of School

Can you believe that Tuesday, November 5th is our 50th day of school? Where is our year going? We have many exciting activities planned for our students! We would like to encourage your child to dress up in 50's clothing. Remember, this is not a "must do," but a fun way to celebrate this special day!

Upcoming Events

*Library books are due on Thursdays.


*November 4 - Book Fair - Preview Day

*November 5 - Book Fair - Purchase Day

*November 5 - 50th Day of School

*November 6 - Field Trip to the Dallas Arboretum

*November 8 - Grandparent's Day

*November 11 - Veteran's Day Assembly

*November 20 - Thanksgiving Feast, K-2

*November 18-22 Thanksgiving Break


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