Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)
§112.12. Science, Grade 1, Adopted 2017 – The provisions of §§112.11-112.16 of this subchapter shall be implemented by school districts beginning with the 2018-2019 school year.
(b). Knowledge and skills.
(4). Scientific investigation and reasoning. The student uses age-appropriate tools and models to investigate the natural world. The student is expected to:
(A). collect, record, and compare information using tools, including computers, hand lenses, primary balances, cups, bowls, magnets, collecting nets, notebooks, and safety goggles or chemical splash goggles, as appropriate; timing devices; non-standard measuring items; weather instruments such as demonstration thermometers and wind socks; and materials to support observations of habitats of organisms such as aquariums and terrariums
(8). Earth and space. The student knows that the natural world includes the air around us and objects in the sky. The student is expected to:
(A). record weather information, including relative temperature such as hot or cold, clear or cloudy, calm or windy, and rainy or icy
(B). observe and record changes in the appearance of objects in the sky such as the Moon and stars, including the Sun