September 11, 2021


Maria Fernanda Martinez

As most Texas teachers can attest to the TEA TEKS website is one of the least aesthetically pleasing and most annoying user interfaces to ever exist. I was inspired by Megan @TooCoolForMiddleSchool's to type up the standards for my grade levels in a prettied-up format and have them as a tangible tool to refer to. I personally print them out 6 to a page on my favorite color cardstock, laminate them, and punch a hole in the corner then put them on binder rings. This allows me to quickly flip through them when lesson planning or writing objectives on the board.

U.S. History TEKS – 8th Grade

Texas History TEKS – 7th Grade

ELPS Texas

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