Below are some additional benefits of using ThinkUp! Science to help students master the science TEKS.
- Includes rigorous, standards-aligned content that embeds critical thinking and reasoning skills into lessons, placing an emphasis on scientific processes as well as science concepts
- Offers hands-on activities and investigations to connect science to the everyday lives of students
- Provides varied assessment items and question formats to familiarize students with the rigor and format of high-stakes assessments
- Integrates the 9 Traits of Critical ThinkingTM into every lesson.
- Includes vocabulary activities to help students develop science literacy and strengthen communication skills
- Equips teachers to fill learning gaps and increase rigor
- Provides units organized by focus standard, and includes engaging activities and interventions to support instruction, reinforcement, and re-teaching
- Offers activities and items that are coded to the standards, Depth of Knowledge, Bloom’s Taxonomy (Original and Revised), and ELPS