Yes, students that participate in these programs will be taught grade-level TEKS. However, in the PYP, students learn their grade-level TEKS through units of inquiry. The six transdisciplinary themes that guide units of inquiry are as follows:
The six units of inquiry interweave all subject areas including mathematics, language arts, science and social studies. This approach encourages students to make their own connections between what they learn in core subject areas and how it relates to the world around them. The PLTW: Launch STEM modules will be integrated into the six units of inquiry as well.