Did you know that Ms. Underwood is reading stories aloud for us, just like she did when we were able to go to the library? She is, and you can be notified when a new story is available by checking out the posts in Class Dojo. Here is The Grouchy Ladybug by Eric Carle.
Do you enjoy scanning things? Like to make things go *beep*? Does the smell of books make your pulse race? Love libraries in general? Have we got a volunteering opportunity for you!!! Library inventory began on Monday this week, and our goal is to finish before the Thanksgiving holiday! Please stop by our Thunderbird Library […]
We’re so excited Buford the Library Bus is coming to Travis Heights Elementary this summer to give everyone a free book & celebrate the joy of reading! Write this on your calendar: Tuesday, June 18th, 10:00-11:30 am.
There’s something for everyone at Austin Public Library! From toddlers to teens: magic, robots, scavenger hunts, sewing, marionettes, puppets, tap dance, local music, stories, arts and crafts, board games, and a glow-in-the-dark dance party! See the schedule. 3rd-5th grades can get a jumpstart on the 2019 Bluebonnet Books! Keep track of what you read for […]
Due to wacky scheduling issues from STAAR testing this year, we’ve got to move everything up so… We will be celebrating “Poem in Your Pocket” day on Wednesday, April 17th, 2019, in honor of National Poetry Month. Kids can write their own poem on an index card. Carry your “Pocket Poem” with you all day […]
The Scholastic Book Fair is under way & there are so many awesome books from which to choose! We’ll be open all week! Thursday night is Family Night until 6:30 P.M. and Friday we’ll close at noon to start packing up. Don’t forget Kona Ice will be here selling snow cones at the playground every […]
Students will visit the book fair with their class and can purchase books and other fun items. After school, visit the Kona Ice truck parked by the playground to buy a snow cone! Family Night is Thursday, April 4th – families can come to the Book Fair until 6:30 pm. But hurry, because the Book […]
P.E. We are practicing Volleyball Skills for our P.E. skills, and learning about Stress Management/Stress Relief for our Health concept. This week is Healthy School Breakfast Week. LAST Saturday, March 2, our Thunderbird 5th grade Volleyball team participated in the AAPER/Explore UT Volleyball Playday, and they represented our school very well!!! After Spring Break we […]
REMINDER: Read to Succeed reading logs are due on Feb. 13th! The reading logs are only available in English & Spanish & duplicate copies will NOT be provided by the school. (But you can download an extra copy here: English Spanish) Find out the details in the Parent Flyer: English Spanish
GOOD NEWS! Read to Succeed reading logs will go home this week in Wed. folders! They’re only available in English & Spanish & duplicate copies will NOT be provided by the school. We hope you’ll practice being responsible so that you can read for 6 hours to earn a free ticket to go to Six […]