Ch 1: Kindergarten TEKS

About This Chapter

Curriculum design for early education requires an understanding of young learners and an ability to implement state standards. This chapter provides kindergarten teachers in Texas with techniques and strategies for making TEKS-compliant lessons.

Kindergarten TEKS - Chapter Summary

Inside this chapter are several lessons that each address different aspects of kindergarten TEKS and how to apply these guidelines to lesson plans and activities in the classroom. Among some of the things you will learn, a few of the covered topics include:

  • TEKS guidelines for kindergarten math
  • Planning curriculum with the standards for pre-K students
  • Guideline-compliant curriculum design for kindergarten
  • TEKS principles for science activities
  • Social studies lesson plans that promote TEKS
  • Standards-appropriate reading lessons and strategies

This chapter on kindergarten TEKS has been carefully separated into individual lessons, and each lesson focuses on a single topic. Use the chapter menu to view all available lessons, and choose which lessons you need to review. Since the lessons can each stand on their own, they can be viewed in any order, and you can revisit all of our lessons as often as you need.

How It Helps

  • Uses your time effectively: These teacher resources carefully outline how you can incorporate the standards into your classroom, making it easier and faster to plan your lessons.
  • Encourages student learning: Since TEKS already promotes student engagement, the more you learn about how to incorporate the standards, the more your students will learn.
  • Provides better resources: This chapter has been prepared by educators who thoroughly understand TEKS and who know how to implement these standards properly, so you can be certain that this resource is of the utmost quality.

Skills Covered

After you go through this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Organize kindergarten math lessons in line with the standards
  • Integrate TEKS with both pre-K and kindergarten curriculum design
  • Develop science activities that are in sync with state guidelines
  • Design standards-compliant social studies activities
  • Utilize TEKS to build enhanced reading lessons

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