Mrs. Nutt's Newsletter

Austin Elementary

Our Week In Review

Celebrating Our Rocking 50th Day of School! Check out our blog for additional pictures!

Twist and Shout!

Dallas Arboretum Field Trip - Rescheduled Again!! New Date, Tuesday, November 19

*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!

Week of November 11 - 15

Language Arts

*practice writing lower case letter: e and i

*use Thinking Maps to organize ideas for writing

*Word Wall Words - when, your, can, said, there

*parts of speech - review nouns and verbs

*spell words that begin and end with blends

*Thinking Map - tree map

We are reading...

*Veterans - Heroes In Our Neighborhood

*Solids and Liquids

*Thanks For Thanksgiving

*Mrs. Tittle's Turkey Farm

*We Give Thanks


*continue to solve addition number sentences

*practice math fact fluency

*math game: Domino Addition

*learn math strategies: counting on, adding doubles and doubles plus one

Roll and Record


*continue to learn about the states of matter

*compare how solids and liquids are different

*sort solids according to it's properties

*observe what happens when solids and liquids are mixed

Upcoming Events

*Library books are due on Thursdays.

*November 11 - Veteran's Day Assembly

*November 11 -Thanksgiving Project Due! (See example!)

*November 19 - Dallas Arboretum Field Trip

*November 21 - Thanksgiving Feast, K-2

*November 25 - 29 Thanksgiving Break

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