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All educational materials are specifically. created utilizing TEKS requirements. A guided tour of the Bell County Museum offers an interdisciplinary exploration of the past. Our staff and tour guides are able to adapt your tour to any age group or grade. Although this chart only includes elementary TEKS, junior high and high school students also greatly benefit from Museum tours. If you would like certain TEKS, subjects, or time periods to be emphasized during your tour, please let us know.


 

Kindergarten

1st Grade

2nd Grade

3rd Grade

4th Grade

5th Grade

History

K.2A understand how historical figures & ordinary people helped to shape the community, state, & nation

1.1A understand how historical figures shape our community, state, & nation
1.1C compare the similarities & the differences among the lives of historical figures

2.4ABC identify contributions of historical figures who have influenced the community, state, & nation
2.3AB understand how various sources provide various interpretations about the past  

 

3.1AC describe how individuals, events & ideas have changed communities over time

4.8ABCD & 4.9A
 identify patterns of settlement in Texas
4.2ADE understand  European exploration & colonization of Texas
4.4ABD  understand political, economic, & social changes in Texas during last half of the 19th century
4.5AB understand important issues, events, & individuals of the 20th century

5.4D understand the political, economic, & social changes that occurred in the US during the 19th century
5.4B understand westward expansion

Government
& Citizenship

 

 

2.11BC identify government services

3.11ABC  understand the impact of individual & group decisions on communities

 

 

Economics

 

1.7BC identify ways people exchange goods & services

2.10C trace the development of a product from a natural resource to a finished product

3.7 ABCD & 3.8D understand how businesses operate in the US free enterprise system; identify historic figures & ordinary people who  started businesses

4.13A understand patterns of work & economic activities in Texas.
4.11B understand the reasons for exploration & colonization of Texas

 

 

Science

K.14A understand ways in which technology has changed how people live

1.16ABC understand how technology has affected daily life, work, communication, transportation

2.16B describe how science & technology have changed communication, transportation, & recreation

 

4.21B understand impact of science & technology on life

5.24C understand how discoveries & innovations benefit lives
           


 

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