Social Studies Skills TEKS for 7th Grade

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7.20 The student applies critical-thinking skills to organize and use information acquired through established research methodologies from a variety of valid sources, including technology.
  • 7.20A Differentiate between, locate, and use valid primary and secondary sources such as media and news services, biographies, interviews, and artifacts to acquire information about Texas. 50 resource(s) found
  • 7.20B Analyze information by applying absolute and relative chronology through sequencing, categorizing, identifying cause-and-effect relationships, comparing, contrasting, finding the main idea, summarizing, making generalizations and predictions, and drawing inferences and conclusions. 35 resource(s) found
  • 7.20C Organize and interpret information from outlines, reports, databases, and visuals, including graphs, charts, timelines, and maps. 44 resource(s) found
  • 7.20D Identify bias and points of view from the historical context surrounding an event that influenced the participants. 22 resource(s) found
  • 7.20E Support a point of view on a social studies issue or event. 24 resource(s) found
  • 7.20F Evaluate the validity of a source based on corroboration with other sources and information about the author. 0 resource(s) found
7.21 The student uses geographic tools to collect, analyze, and interpret data.
  • 7.21A Create and interpret thematic maps, graphs, and charts representing various aspects of Texas during the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. 756 resource(s) found
  • 7.21B Analyze and interpret geographic distributions and patterns in Texas during the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. 449 resource(s) found
7.22 The student communicates in written, oral, and visual forms.
7.23 The student uses problem-solving and decision-making skills, working independently and with others.
  • 7.23A Use problem-solving and decision-making processes to identify a problem, gather information, list and consider options, consider advantages and disadvantages, choose and implement a solution, and evaluate the effectiveness of the solution. 67 resource(s) found

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