TOTALLY TEXAS Bundle for Grades K-2

TOTALLY TEXAS Bundle for Grades K-2
TOTALLY TEXAS Bundle for Grades K-2
TOTALLY TEXAS Bundle for Grades K-2
TOTALLY TEXAS Bundle for Grades K-2
TOTALLY TEXAS Bundle for Grades K-2
TOTALLY TEXAS Bundle for Grades K-2
TOTALLY TEXAS Bundle for Grades K-2
TOTALLY TEXAS Bundle for Grades K-2
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  1. Take a tour of the symbols and regions of the Lone Star state—and meet your Social Studies TEKS (listed below)— with the seven cross-curricular activities in the Teaching Texas Activity Pack for Grades K-2. Cross-Curricular Activities Included:Every Texan Counts is a Texas-themed poem, with follow-u
  2. Introduce beginning map skills with I Live in Texas, the interactive book that takes children from home all the way to outer space. Each page features an activity designed to help students understand their state’s location on different maps. Social Studies Vocabulary:continent, country, home, planet
  3. Spotlight eight state symbols, along with handwriting and spelling practice, with the familiar rhyme in Texan, Texan, What Do You Spy? Children choose words from the word bank to write the missing names of each state symbol, then follow-up with the review activity on the last page. State Symbols Voc
  4. Highlight color and rhyming words as you explore symbols of the Lone Star State with Texas Colors, the interactive book that also meets your TEKS social studies standards (listed below).Color Word Vocabulary:red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, black, white Texas Symbols Vocabulary:bluebonnet,
  5. Meet TEKS standards two ways with The Texas Flag/La Bandera de Texas, the bilingual activity book that highlights the colors and shapes of the state flag and also includes the state Pledge of Allegiance in English and Spanish. English/Spanish Vocabulary:flag/bandera, blue/azul, red/rojo, white/blanc

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T IS FOR TEXAS (State Symbols Dictionary)

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Have fun meeting your TEKS standards (listed below) with the Totally Texas Bundle for Grades K-2. This Texas-sized pack of resources contains four activity books, PLUS seven cross-curricular activities that highlight the symbols, flag, and geography of the Lone Star state, PLUS the FREE bonus book, T Is for Texas (a $5.40 value).

Books Included:

  • I Live in Texas Activity Book expands a child's concept of his/her location—from home to the solar system—with engaging activities on each page.
  • Texan, Texan, What Do You Spy? uses a rhyme-and-write format to highlight seven state symbols.
  • Texas Colors targets writing and spelling color words with traceable vocabulary and a rhyming text.
  • The Texas Flag/La Bandera de Texas focuses on the shapes and colors in the state flag, as well as the State Pledge of Allegiance, with the text written in both English and Spanish.

FREE BONUS BOOK ($5.40 value)

  • T Is for Texas, from the Science and Social Studies Dictionary Series, explores the official symbols of the Lone Star state with traceable vocabulary words to boost retention, fun facts to engage young readers, and original, high-definition illustrations.

Cross-Curricular Activities Included:

  • Every Texan Counts is a Texas-themed poem, with follow-up comprehension questions, that uses the word “count” in two ways—counting things and counting on one another—to illustrate homonyms.
  • Mockingbird Puzzle comes in two levels—one with letters and one without—for differentiated instruction.
  • Name that Texas Symbol reinforces learning with a picture crossword puzzle.
  • State Symbols Puzzle uses a cut-and-glue format to highlight state symbol vocabulary.
  • Texas Glyph is a fun way to learn about Texas symbols and landmarks, as children follow directions to create individual pictures based on their own Texas experiences.
  • Texas/Mexico Flag Venn Diagram develops critical thinking skills of comparing and contrasting as children sort the cut-and-glue sentence descriptions.
  • Texas Regions introduces students to map-making as they create a map key for the seven regions of Texas.

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

Geography/Location Vocabulary:

continent, country, home, planet, solar system, state, town

Sight Words:

and, can, from, has, in, is, its, of, on, the, to

Targeted Skills:

  • Identifying Texas state symbols
  • Identifying and writing rhyming word pairs
  • Identifying parts of the state flag
  • Reciting the state pledge of allegiance
  • Following directions
  • Critical thinking skills of comparing and contrasting
  • Understanding basic geography/location terms
  • Using a map key
  • Learning Spanish color and shape names
  • Building content-area literacy in social studies
  • Reading fluency and comprehension

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TEXAS TEKS for SOCIAL STUDIES: This resource can be used to meet the following standards for Grades K-2:

K113.11.a.1, K113.11.a.2, K113.11.a.5, K113.11.b.14, 113.12.a.1, 113.12.a.2, 113.12.a.5, 113.12.b.4, 113.12.b.14, 113.12.b.17, 113.13.a.2, 113.13.a.5, 113.13.b.5, 113.13.b.6, 113.13.b.14, 113.13.b.18

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Sample Pages: Please see the preview for sample pages from the bundle. To view additional images, click on the thumbnails listed above.

Technical Info: The files are in PDF format, combined into a single zip folder. Each resource is illustrated with original, high-resolution drawings.

Unsure About the Grade Level? Compare this bundle with the Totally Texas Bundle for Grades 3-5.

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Related Resources:

Texas State Symbols Matching Cards (free)

Texas State Symbols Poster Pack (free)

CLICK HERE to view the complete line of Teaching Texas resources for Grades K-5.

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