• Resource ID: TEA001
    • Grade Range: K–8
    • Subject: Math

    Texas Education Agency logo TXRCFP: Texas Response to Curriculum Focal Points for K-8 Mathematics Revised 2013

    The Texas Response to Curriculum Focal Points Revised 2013 was created from the 2012 revision of the TEKS as a guide for implementation of effective mathematics instruction by identifying critical areas of content at each grade level.

    • Resource ID: OCCRRC_001
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject:

    OCCRRC Online College and Career Readiness Resource Center Texas Online College and Career Readiness

    The videos in this resource introduce the Online College and Career Readiness Resource Center. The OCCRRC is a comprehensive tool for college and career development in Texas.

    • Resource ID: M8M2L6*
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Math

    OnTrack logo Determining Slopes from Equations, Graphs, and Tables

    Given algebraic, tabular, and graphical representations of linear functions, the student will determine the slope of the relationship from each of the representations.

    • Resource ID: DL0001
    • Grade Range: 5–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Tone is in the Fear of the Beholder: Reading and Writing Using Multimodal Mentor Texts

    This resource is a demonstration lesson presented at the 2014 Write for Texas Summer Institute. It provides a snapshot of a four to five week unit that engages students in the reading and writing workshop model.

    • Resource ID: TSS0000
    • Grade Range: 5–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Teaching Sentence Skills

    This resource series is designed to enhance teachers' knowledge and skill so they can effectively teach grammar in context. Teaching grammar in context uses powerful models like sentences within mentor texts, rather than marking errors and correcting weak or wrong examples. 

    • Resource ID: RtI001
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject:

    Response to Intervention (RtI) Response to Intervention (RtI)

    Response to Intervention (RtI) is a multi-tiered framework designed to recognize and assist struggling learners through a systematic approach that includes strategies for intervention across curriculum, instruction, assessment and implementation.

    • Resource ID: Revised_Math_TEKS_SI
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject: Math

    Intro to the Revised Math TEKS Mathematics TEKS: Supporting Information

    This resource presents supporting information of the mathematics TEKS for Kindergarten through Grade 12.

    • Resource ID: E_MSTAR001
    • Grade Range: 2–8
    • Subject: Math

    ESTAR_MSTAR ESTAR/MSTAR

    The ESTAR/MSTAR Universal Screeners and Diagnostic Assessments are a formative assessment system administered to students in grades 2–8 to support instructional decisions in mathematics.

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0079
    • Grade Range: 5–8
    • Subject: Science

    Region 4 GWR logo Science Academies for Grades 5–8, Part 2 for Trainers

    This resource contains the files needed for trainers responsible for training science teachers in grades 5–8 across Texas.

    • Resource ID: ELPS-IT01
    • Grade Range: 3–12
    • Subject: ELL Support

    ELPS logo icon ELPS Instructional Tool

    The ELPS Instructional Tool outlines how to plan focused, targeted, and systematic instruction to meet the linguistic needs of ELLs identified at the beginning and intermediate proficiency levels in grade 3 or higher.

    • Resource ID: ELPS-LIAG01
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject: ELL Support

    ELPS logo icon ELPS Linguistic Instructional Alignment Guide (LIAG)

    The ELPS Linguistic Instructional Alignment Guide (LIAG) is designed to help teachers gather information needed to ensure that classroom instruction meets the individual academic and linguistic needs of English language learners (ELLs).

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0080
    • Grade Range: 5–8
    • Subject: Science

    Region 4 GWR logo Science Academies for Grades 5–8, Part 2 for Participants

    This resource is available to participants of the Science Academies for Grades 5–8, Part 2. The purpose of the resource is to provide participants with the training materials and documents associated with the training.

    • Resource ID: W4TX0000
    • Grade Range: 5–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    logo Write for Texas Overview Video

    This resource links to the Write for Texas online resources and includes a short video overview.

    • Resource ID: TXLS_Pilot
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject:

    TXLS Logo Texas Lesson Study Briefing

    Texas Lesson Study (TXLS) is systematic, inquiry-based professional development that fosters a collaborative, professional-learning environment among teachers and can be implemented by all campuses.

    • Resource ID: T2T07
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Math

    Logo Rational Number Coefficients

    Rational Number Coefficients

    • Resource ID: T2T08
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Math

    Logo Equations: Combining Like Terms

    Equations: Combining Like Terms

    • Resource ID: RD001
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject:

    Restorative Discipline Practices in Texas

    This resource provides information on Restorative Discipline Practices in Texas.

    • Resource ID: SI001
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject: ELL Support

    Sheltered Instruction Training Series

    Sheltered instruction is an instructional approach that uses various strategies to ensure that grade-level instruction provided in English addresses both content and language objectives. This resource introduces the Sheltered Instruction Training Series (20 CPE hours).

    • Resource ID: T2T09
    • Grade Range: 6–7
    • Subject: Math

    Logo Equations: Vertical Alignment Discussion

    Discussing the best way to help students understand the process of solving an equation.

    • Resource ID: REDBK1
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Beginning Reading Instruction

    This resource outlines the components of research-based programs for beginning reading instruction and is for all educators who want to learn more about how to support beginning reading instruction in students of all ages. Links to videos, handouts, and sample lesson plans are included.