Archive for March, 2016

TreeFolks: A Free PD Opportunity!

Audrey Stewart is the education coordinator at the local non-profit, TreeFolks. This free, web-based, community tree-mapping project called TreeFolks Austin Tree Map  is a great way for students to learn outdoors using technology and nature. Audrey will be leading a free tree ID and mapping activity at Little Walnut Creek Park next door to Region 13 in […]

It’s here! The Click-on-TEKS for Grade 5 Science

  It’s here! The Click-on-TEKS for Grade 5 Science!   The Click-On TEKS helps you understand the latest Grade 5 Science standards to help you incorporate them into your lesson plans easily and effectively. The table of contents in this interactive PDF lists the student expectations for Grade 5 as outlined in the TEKS. Clicking on an entry will […]

Science TEKS Streamlining: Committee Application and Teacher Survey

The SBOE has asked science teachers, especially STAT members, to provide input for identifying Science TEKS to address in the streamlining process. There are two ways that each of us can participate in this vital task: Complete the online “TEKS Member Survey” at the link below: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/STATTEKS This survey will ask you for specific detailed examples of: TEKS […]