Explore the official symbols of the Lone Star state--and meet your TEKS standards--with . Like all books in the Let’s Get Real Science and Social Studies Dictionary series, it features traceable vocabulary words to boost retention, engaging fun facts, and original, real-life illustrations.
State Symbols Vocabulary:
Alamo, bluebonnet, cowboy, dinosaur, Enchanted Rock, flag, gem, horned lizard, insect, jalapeño, Kemp’s Ridley, longhorn, mockingbird, nine-banded, oven, pan de campo, quarter horse, rodeo, state seal, Texas toad, USS Texas, vehicle, whelk, siX flags, yellow (rose of Texas), Zavalla
and, can, from, has, in, is, its, of, on, the, to
- Identifying Texas state symbols
- Building content-area literacy in social studies
- Recognizing common sight words
- Reading fluency and comprehension
TEXAS TEKS for SOCIAL STUDIES: This resource can be used to meet the following standards for Grades K-5:
K113.11.a.1, K113.11.b.10, 113.12.b.14, 113.13.b.1, 113.13.b.14, 113.14.b.1, 113.14.b.11, 113.15.b.16, 113.15.b.22.a, 113.16.b.25
Sample Pages: Please see the preview for sample pages from the book.
Technical Info: The file is in PDF format, illustrated with original, high-definition images.
GET IT FREE! This book is included as the free bonus in two bundles:
- Totally Texas Bundle for Grades K-2, which includes four additional books—Texan, Texan, What Do You Spy?, I Live in Texas Activity Book, Texas Colors, and The Texas Flag/La Bandera de Texas— PLUS seven cross-curricular activities.
- Totally Texas Bundle for Grades 3-5, which includes four additional books—Ten Texas Heroes, Ten Texas Women, The Stories Behind the Six Flags of Texas, and The Story Behind the Texas Flag—PLUS nine cross-curricular activities.
CLICK HERE to view the complete line of Teaching Texas resources for Grades K-5.
Additional Science and Social Studies Dictionaries:
H Is for Hopi (Historic Native American Cultures)
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