Master the Science TEKS through Critical Thinking

Critical Thinking and Instruction for 100% of the TEKS

ThinkUp! Science equips students with the critical thinking skills to make real-world science connections. It includes new item types in every unit that support, strengthen, and elevate thinking to help students achieve mastery of the science TEKS.
  • Units are organized by focus standard and include hands-on investigations, engaging activities, vocabulary, and interventions to support instruction, reinforcement, and reteaching.
  • Rigorous, standards-aligned content embeds critical thinking and reasoning skills into lessons, placing an emphasis on scientific processes as well as science concepts.
  • ThinkUp! Science equips teachers with in-depth knowledge of the standards by addressing 100% of the TEKS in Grades 3–5 and Grade 8 and the supporting TEKS in Grades 6 and 7.

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ThinkUp! Science Equips Students to Learn and Master Science TEKS Concepts

ThinkUp! Science introduces the 9 Traits of Critical Thinking™ that support students as they learn, practice, and master TEKS concepts. Access digital PDFs of ThinkUp! Science and Benchmark Assessments with the purchase of Teacher Toolbox for Texas.

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Success Stories

Educators at Tool Elementary share how the critical thinking instruction integrated throughout ThinkUp! elevates the level of thinking in their classrooms and prepares students for whatever they may face in school and in life.

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