Archive for the ‘Social Studies’ Category

4 Types of Supplemental Aids For Social Studies

We’ve previously written about supplemental aids in relationship to the STAAR test, but only generally. In this post, we’ll be offering you 4 types of aids you can use specifically for the 8th Grade Social Studies and U.S. History tests. 1. Blank Graphic Organizer Graphic organizers are critical tools for our students because they visually […]

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Social Studies – Teaching the Tougher TEKS – July 30th

Law Related Presents: Teaching the Tough TEKS in 8th and 11th Grade Social Studies Some TEKS never go away…long-term low and repeatedly tested TEKS taunt 8th and 11th grade! Let’s get this one done! During this workshop participants will explore activities and resources to assist with targeting the tough TEKS in Grade 8 and 11 […]

National History Day Workshop

A National History Day  Workshop Wednesday, June 27, 2018 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Bullock Texas State History Museum  Workshop ID – SU1839975 Register in 4 Steps: 1.Visit 2.Sign in or log into the ecampus system 3.Once logged in, enter the workshop ID in the right hand corner 4.Click the Register Button

Social Studies Spring 2018 Workshops

Texas Citizen Bee

Save the Date for Texas Citizen Bee, Saturday March 24, 2018 at Region 13 ESC from 10 am –  12:30 pm. For more please contact Betsy Gonzales Region 13 Citizen Bee Coordinator 512-415-1783

Keep Learning

June Social Studies Workshops Monday, June 5th A Missing Piece History: Afro-Latinos in the Elementary Curriculum Hemispheres : University of Texas :Benson Latin American Collection,2nd Floor Conference Room (SRH 1.208) FREE Flyer Register at eventbrite Tuesday, June 6th Elementary Extravaganza   ESC Region 13 SU1734252 Tue.-Wed. June 20-21st Totally Texas Immersion   Austin ISD Bob Bullock […]

Spring Newsletter

Spring Newsletter 


There will no LRE TRAINING this Saturday, March 25th Due to conflicts, the LRE training planned for this Saturday has been cancelled. I apologize for this inconvenience.  They will be presenting Teaching the Tough TEKS for 8th and 11th grades in Leander ISD June 12-13, 2017.

January Newsletter

General Land Office Essay Contest

Due Date Extended  to November 15th for Texas GLO Essay Contest   Details provided here: Students in grade 4th and 7th are welcome to enter the General Land Office Essay contest. The student should address the question, “What history in your community or in Texas, is worth saving?” The student’s name should not appear on […]

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