Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills Teaching Resources

Science K.4

Scientific investigation and reasoning. The student uses age-appropriate tools and models to investigate the natural world. The student is expected to:

  • (1) collect information using tools, including computing devices, hand lenses, primary balances, cups, bowls, magnets, collecting nets, and notebooks; timing devices; non-standard measuring items; weather instruments such as demonstration thermometers; and materials to support observations of habitats of organisms such as terrariums and aquariums; and
    • (A) use the senses as a tool of observation to identify properties and patterns of organisms, objects, and events in the environment.

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