K-5 Math Hub Region 16

Lynn McCollum

Upcoming Sessions

Exploring Number Talks 1/10/19

This course introduces teachers to the theory, structure, and focus of number talks. Participants will reflect on their current practices and target essential understandings about numbers and operations called for in their state standards.

Reinforce Any Skills with Powerpoint Games 1/24/19

There are several educationally useful ways to incorporate games into any lessons. Join us as we explore some ways to use Powerpoint to make games to reinforce learning and spend time designing a game or two for your classroom needs

Resources

TEKS Resource System

www.teksresourcesystem.net

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TEKS Resource System



There are multiple options in the TEKS Resource System to assess student progress. Using different methods to assess student progress gives us a better understanding of what our students can and cannot do so we can adapt instruction to fill gaps and meet student needs. ALL of the options below are also available in SPANISH FOR GRADES K-5.

Performance Assessments (Located IN THE IFD)

  • All core content areas - ELAR, Math, Science, and Social Studies
  • ALL grade levels - K-HS
  • Aligned to the TEKS in the unit
  • Aligned to both content and process TEKS as well as ELPS
  • Assesses a bundle of TEKS
  • Performance Based
  • Rubrics are included
Performance TASKS (Located IN THE IFD)
  • Social Studies, Grades 6-8
  • Math, Last Unit IFD for Algebra I, Geometry, MMA, Algebra II
  • Aligned to the TEKS in the unit
  • Aligned to both content and process TEKS as well as ELPS
  • Assesses a bundle of TEKS
  • Performance Based
  • Rubrics are included

Unit Assessment Items (Found in the Assessment Creator - Or DMAC/Eduphoria)



  • All core content areas - ELAR, Math, Science, and Social Studies
  • Grades 2nd - HS
  • Aligned to a content standard and possibly a process standard
  • STAAR-like items (multiple choice, griddable, and open-ended)
  • Can pull questions by SE or by unit
  • Rubrics are included for open-ended questions


Formative Spiral Items (Found in the Assessment Creator ONLY)


  • Science K-5
  • Math K-Algebra II
  • Aligned to both content and process standards
  • Items available for each unit
  • Items aligned to previously taught or current unit TEKS
  • Rubrics are included

You can also use other components of the TEKS Resource System to progress monitor! Don't forget vocabulary, misconceptions, unit understandings, unit questions, specificity, and vertical alignment

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Texas Gateway

https://www.texasgateway.org/

Supporting Information Documents for grade 2 -12 mathematics courses have been revised and are located on the Texas Gateway at http://www.texasgateway.org/resource/mathematics-teks-supporting-information.

The revised documents are identified by "September 2017" in the footer. Additionally, a document has been provided at the bottom of the webpage that lists every student expectation where the supporting information was amended during this revision along with a reason for the amendment. You can access these lists directly at

https://jukebox.esc13.net/PSgateway/RevMathTEKS_supporting_info/docs/UpdatesSeptember2017.pdf.

TEKS Guides

Once completed, TEKS Guides will be posted to the Gateway.

www.texasgateway.org

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Lead4ward

https://lead4ward.com/

Lead4ward Instructional Strategies Playlist

https://lead4ward.com/playlists/

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