1. ### Gravity

• Resource ID: S8M3L2
• Subject: Science

Using interactives, students will demonstrate that gravity is the force that governs the motion of our solar system.

2. ### Potential and Kinetic Energy

• Resource ID: R4SCI0001
• Subject: Science

This resource provides Tier I instruction ideas for Grade 6+ science teachers in the area of potential and kinetic energy.

3. ### Introduction to Plate Tectonics

• Resource ID: R4SCI0011
• Subject: Science

This resource is intended to use for Tier I classroom instruction.

4. ### Area of Triangles, Parallelograms, and Trapezoids

• Resource ID: TEKS12_MATH_06_002
• Subject: Math

These activities provide an opportunity for students to explore the area formulas for triangles, trapezoids, and parallelograms.

5. ### Selecting and Using Representations for Collected Data

• Resource ID: M8M5L5
• Subject: Math

Given a variety of data (including line plots, line graphs, stem and leaf plots, circle graphs, bar graphs, box and whisker plots, histograms, and Venn diagrams), the student will select and use an appropriate representation for presenting and displaying relationships among the collected data with and without the use of technology

6. ### Classification of Organisms

• Resource ID: R4SCI0039
• Subject: Science

This resource provides flexible alternate or additional learning opportunities for students to identify the characteristics of organisms that classify them into currently recognized Kingdoms, Sixth Grade Science TEKS (6)(12)(D).

7. ### Determining Slopes from Equations, Graphs, and Tables

• Resource ID: M8M2L6*
• Subject: Math

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

8. ### Matter and Energy - Elements versus Compounds

• Resource ID: S8M1L2
• Subject: Science

Given illustrations or descriptions, students will differentiate between elements and compounds.

9. ### Matter and Energy - Density

• Resource ID: S8M1L9
• Subject: Science

Given diagrams, data, or scenarios, students will calculate density to identify unknown substances.

10. ### Potential and Kinetic Energy

• Resource ID: S8M2L1
• Subject: Science

Given descriptions, illustrations, or scenarios, students will compare and contrast potential and kinetic energy.

11. ### Energy Transformation

• Resource ID: S8M2L2
• Subject: Science

Given descriptions, illustrations, or scenarios, students will identify energy transformations, such as how energy in a flashlight battery changes from chemical energy to electric energy to light energy.

12. ### Average Speed

• Resource ID: S8M2L4
• Subject: Science

Given diagrams, data, or scenarios, students will calculate average speed using distance and time measurements.

13. ### Matter and Energy - Metals, Nonmetals, and Metalloids

• Resource ID: S8M1L4
• Subject: Science

Given illustrations or descriptions, students will compare metals, nonmetals, and metalloids using physical properties such as luster, conductivity, or malleability.

14. ### Matter and Energy—Chemical Reactions

• Resource ID: S8M1L7
• Subject: Science

Given descriptions or illustrations, students will investigate how evidence of chemical reactions indicates that new substances with different properties are formed.

15. ### Changes in Speed and Direction

• Resource ID: S8M2L6
• Subject: Science

Given descriptions, illustrations, graphs, charts, or equations, students will demonstrate and calculate how unbalanced forces change the speed or direction of an objects motion.

16. ### Plate Tectonics

• Resource ID: S8M3L8
• Subject: Science

Given diagrams, scenarios, descriptions, and illustrations, students will identify the historical development and evidence that supports plate tectonic theory and relate plate tectonics to the formation of crustal features.

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

• Resource ID: DL0001

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: BB0000

This online resource is designed to enhance teachers’ knowledge and skills so they can effectively teach adolescent students who struggle with reading.

19. ### Teaching Sentence Skills

• Resource ID: TSS0000