Killeen, Texas Tutoring Programs
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Killeen District and Curriculum
SchoolTutoring Academy’s tutoring programs for Killeen students start with a ACADEMIC ASSESSMENT with an Academic Director. Call us now for a personalized quote! Our services include regular one-on-one tutoring, academic mentorship, bi-weekly progress reports, learning profiles and parental conference calls.
Killeen District Curriculum Used in Our In-Home Tutoring Programs
Killeen Independent School District uses the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills as the foundation of their curriculum made to reach every student. The curriculum has a series of objectives and benchmarks which are aligned to state testing in core subjects and serve to ensure that each student is meeting the expectations. Core academics is further enhanced and integrated in the high school career and global studies.
We currently cover the following Killeen-area school district: Killeen Independent School District.
Educating Our Parents: Understanding the Killeen District Curriculum
The Science curriculum at Killeen schools begin by showing students that all items have mass. They also are introduced to recycling. Through early educational years they also learn how to measure the temperature of items by using Fahrenheit and Celsius. By middle school and high school, students are introduced to periodic tables and electron configuration in classes such as chemistry. Or they may learn about biological systems or study the interaction of the human body in Anatomy or in Biology.
The Social Studies curriculum at Killeen schools begin by helping students identify authority figures that are found throughout their world. They also are introduced to explorers, such as Columbus, and they study landforms, including how they shape a community. As they enter middle school students delve into the culture of the United States including nine traits of culture. This allows students to enter the world of high school social studies where they can go on to study United States History, World History or Geography.
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Keeping Informed: Recent Killeen Educational News
- Marching Band - Killeen School offers marching band for students that wish to demonstrate their musical ability at football games and at competitions. The band program begins in the elementary school and continues on through high school. Killeen school marching band has won many competitions throughout the state in the last decade.
- History Travels - This is an organization for students that have the desire to visit areas of historical value. In the past years students have traveled to Ireland, Australia and Washington, D.C. Families are expected to participate in fund-raising activities during the year to help pay for these trips.
- Junior Reserve Officer Training Corp - The Junior Reserve Officer Training Corp is open to all students that want to build leadership skills while learning about the history of the military and the United States. In addition to the classroom skills, students partake in some physical activities. They also have the opportunity to participate in competitions in areas such as Marching Drills, and Honor Drills.
Killeen Tutors Can Help Your Student Succeed
SchoolTutoring Academy works with young learners and students, all the way up through high school. We offer Pre-K and Kindergarten Tutoring as well as Elementary School Tutoring to build a strong learning foundation early on. We also offer comprehensive tutoring across all school subjects.
Chalk Talk: Sixth-Grade Social Studies
Sixth grade is an age of change for many students, new buildings, many teachers in a day and physical changes. Social studies give students a sense of the past and how others fit in. This is helpful as these students are also dealing with some of these items. Although curriculum varies from state to state, generally students will study the ancient world in this grade, including the geography, climate and major landmarks of the areas. These students will use a number of hands-on activities to help in their learning and discovery. They will also learn how to link, sequence and interpret events in history. If a student seems to have difficulty in any of their classes, parents should contact teachers about ways to help the child.