Social Studies

 

 

Assessment Strategies for 10th Grade and

Exit Level TAKS

TAKS Released Tests

2003 Grade 8 TAKS
2003 Grade 8 TAKS Key
2003 Grade 10 TAKS
2003 Grade 10 TAKS Key
2003 Grade 11 TAKS
2003 Grade 11 TAKS Key
2004 Grade 8 TAKS
2004 Grade 8 TAKS Key
2004 Grade 10 TAKS
2004 Grade 10 TAKS Key
2004 Grade 11 TAKS
2004 Grade 11 TAKS Key
2004 Grade 11 TAKS (July)
2004 Grade 11 TAKS (July)
2006 Grade 8 TAKS

2006 Grade 8 TAKS Key
2006 Grade 10 TAKS
2006 Grade 10 TAKS Key
2006 Grade 11 TAKS
2006 Grade 11 TAKS Key
2006 Grade 11 TAKS (July)
2006 Grade 11 TAKS Key (July)

TEA TAKS Study Guides

Grade 8 TAKS Study Guide
Grade 10 TAKS Study Guide
Grade 11 TAKS Study Guide

TEA Online TAKS Practice

Grade 8 Online Practice
Grade 10 Online Practice
Grade 11 Online Practice

Jeopardy TAKS Review from Texas LRE:  

8th Grade Jeopardy
8th Grade Double Jeopardy
10th Grade Jeopardy
10th Grade Double Jeopardy
11th Grade Jeopardy
11th Grade Double Jeopardy

TAKS Review Sheets, Cards and Testing Skills:

10th Grade TAKS Review Sheets from Houston ISD (English)
10th Grade TAKS Review Sheets from Houston ISD (Spanish)
11th Grade TAKS Review Sheets from Houston ISD (English)
11th Grade TAKS Review Sheets from Houston ISD (Spanish)
11th Grade TAKS Review Cards from Houston ISD (English)
11th Grade TAKS Review Cards from Houston ISD (Spanish)
TAKS Test Taking Skills - ppt

Quiz, TAKS Puzzle Cards and Online TAKS Review Games:

10th Grade TAKS People Quiz, Quiz, Trade Cards
11th Grade TAKS People Quiz, Quiz, Trade Cards
Colonial Foundations of Representative Government
Colonial Grievances
Causes of the American Revolution
People of the American Revolution
Principles of the U.S. Constitution
Influential Historic Documents
Constitution and Principles of Government Puzzle Review
11th Grade TAKS Review PowerPoint and Placards
Online TAKS Review Games (Richardson ISD)

TRACK
TAKS

www.track.uttelecampus.org/
TAKS Readiness and Core Knowledge, your free online TAKS readiness program. In TRACK you'll find diagnostics to measure understanding of the objectives tested on the 11th grade Exit Level Social Studies test, and a library of learning tutorials to help you better understand those objectives.

 
TAKS Resources
TAKS Resources

http://www.alief.isd.tenet.edu/instructional/social-studies/TaksTools/ElsikTAKSAttack/Elsik%20TAKS%20Attack%20Materials.htm
Elsik High School "TAKS Attack" Review Materials by Theresa Brandt


Hands On Activities for TAKS Review:

More
Jeopardy

Diamond
Quilts

Review
Lessons

Reflecting Scrolls

Time
Lines

Colonies and Revolution

Colonies

Articles of Confederation

1607

8th Grade Human
Time Line

Revolutionary War

American Revolution

Growth of Representative Government

1776

11th Grade Human Time Line

Constitution and Bill of Rights

History of the Constitution

Washington's Presidency

1787

Civil Rights Time Line

Pre-Civil War

Constitution

Grievances in Decl. of Ind.

1803

 

Civil War and Reconstruction

Influences in  U.S. History

Documents of Influence

1861-1865

 

 

Pre-Civil War

Federalism

1898

 

 

Industrialization and Reform

Principles of the Constitution

1914-1918

 

 

Gilded Age

Amendments

1929

 

 

Progressive Era

Nullification Crisis

1941-1945

 

 

Between the Wars

Lincoln's Speeches

 

 

 

Great Depression

Industrial Revolution

 

 

 

World War II

 

 

 

 

Post World War II

 

 

 

 

Cold War

 

 

 

(Hands On TAKS Activities courtesy of San Antonio ISD)

For more information about the Social Studies curriculum, contact:

Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment Department
Georgetown Independent School District
603 Lakeway Drive, Georgetown, TX 78628
(512) 943-5000