TEKSas Target Practice™ is a Texas teacher favorite! Used daily in thousands of classrooms all over the great state of Texas, this supplemental spiral review program has been fully updated to cover all of the newest math Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) in a 10-day cycle. It is designed (by teachers) to be a quick, daily review so it’s teacher-friendly and easy to implement in any class!
TEKSas Target Practice™ steps students through 36 weeks of practice, arranged into color-coded, 10-day cycles. This organization makes exercises visually clear for students while keeping teacher effort minimal. Each cycle covers all of the math TEKS for your class to prepare them for the STAAR® exam in just 10 minutes a day. TEKSas Target Practice™ can be used in conjunction with any math curriculum. Schools all over Texas have seen scores soar after faithfully implementing the program.
We proudly offer TEKSas Target Practice in both bulletin board and digital formats! We even have a digital Spanish option for grades K-5, so every classroom will be able to prepare for the STAAR® in the way that fits best. All versions have been updated to the newest TEKS, so you can rest assured that your students will be prepared for the STAAR® with this rigorous supplement.
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TEKSas Target Practice Versions
The bulletin board version of TEKSas Target Practice™ ($124.99/set) comes with everything you need to use it, including color-coded daily questions for each week, vinyl pockets for display, Student Think Sheets, instructions, and Teaching Tips. As with all our products, TEKSas Target Practice™ is printed with pride in the USA.
TEKSas Target Practice™ includes all of the features of the print version as well as Think About Its! to give students reminders and hints as needed to enable independence and bonus daily tools for grades K-1 to help teach counting in different scenarios! Our Spanish translation of TEKSas Target Practice™ is also only available in the digital format, for grades K-5. All varieties of TEKSas Target Practice™ digital are sold as a 1-year license ($79.99/year). During their license term, all digital users will automatically get any updates we make as we see STAAR® releases. Please note that the Spanish and English products are separate licenses, so you will need to specify which you need when you order.
Help your young mathematicians with the daily tools included in TEKSas Target Practice™ for grades K-1! These grade levels include a calendar, simple graph, coin counter, clock, and hundreds-tens-ones chart for daily group practice. Your students’ math skills will build quickly by focusing a few minutes each day on use of these tools, including working with patterns, making tens, coin exchanges and telling time.
TEKSas Target Practice™ digital now includes the last 6 weeks of the previous year’s program for baseline assessment, review, or tutoring.
These new tools have also been added:
+/- Number Line (grades K-2): an interactive number line that illustrates addition and subtraction with jumps and blocks allowing up to 4 addends
+/- Unit Fractions (grades 3-4): an interactive number line that illustrates adding and subtracting unit fractions with jumps and blocks allowing fractions from halves to tenths
+/- Fraction Line (grade 4): an interactive number line that illustrates adding and subtracting fractions with similar denominators with jumps and blocks allowing up to 4 addends and denominators from halves to tenths
Fraction/Line (grades 3+): an interactive tool that allows students to compare fractions and have the numbers represented in fractions, pie charts, decimals, and percentages