The Major Rivers educational program includes a teacher’s guide, an introductory DVD video, Teacher Resource CD-ROM, student worksheets, and full color student workbooks and home information leaflets. Major Rivers is correlated to the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS). It is distributed by UTGCD staff throughout schools in Montague, Parker, Wise, and Hood counties.

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    UTGCD also features a variety of PowerPoints, worksheets, and activities for students of all ages. These can be viewed at our G.E.M. visits or downloaded right here on our site! Check out the links below for games, quizzes, and more!

    Groundwater Multiple Choice Game

    Groundwater Jeopardy

    Aquifer and Water Conservation Quiz


    G.E.M. AND TEKS/STAAR Testing

    The Upper Trinity’s educational programs align with the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills Guidelines, as well as STAAR examination topics. Teachers are encouraged to view the stems and strands discussed within our models to determine how our exhibit can work with your school district’s curriculum. Contact Jill Garcia (Education and PR) for more information!

    Upper Trinity GCD TEKS Alignment Information