• 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: TEKS12_MATH_05_001
    • Grade Range: 5
    • Subject: Math

    Revised Mathematics TEKS Modeling the Volume of a Rectangular Prism

    This activity provides an opportunity for students to model the volume of a rectangular prism and make connections to the formula, V=l ´ w ´ h.

    • Resource ID: GT001
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject:

    Texas Performance Standards Project Texas Performance Standards Project

    These videos introduce the Texas Performance Standards Project (TPSP), a resource for providing differentiated instruction to gifted/talented (G/T) students.

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0030
    • Grade Range: 5
    • Subject: Science

    Sedimentary Rocks and Fossil Fuels

    A Tier 1 earth science instructional resource for grade 5.
     

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0031
    • Grade Range: 5
    • Subject: Science

    Light: Reflection and Refraction

    This is a tier I instructional resource to provide a scaffolded learning experience for TEKS (5)(6)(C).

    • Resource ID: MATH_IMG_001
    • Grade Range: K–8
    • Subject: Math

    Interactive Math Glossary Icon Interactive Math Glossary

    The Interactive Math Glossary is provided by the Texas Education Agency to help teachers explore and understand mathematics vocabulary.

    • Resource ID: M8M5L5
    • Grade Range: 5–7
    • Subject: Math

    OnTrack logo Selecting and Using Representations for Collected Data

    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

    • 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: 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: BB0000
    • Grade Range: 5–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Building Blocks for Teaching Adolescents with Reading Difficulties

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

    • 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: FINEARTS_LP
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject:

    Fine Arts TEKS logo Fine Arts TEKS

    This is a video introduction to the Fine Arts TEKS Overview (Grades K-12) online professional development course. The course is designed to introduce educators to the revised fine arts TEKS, and it will be available summer 2015.

    • 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: OTALAADMIN
    • Grade Range: 5–9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Texas Adolescent Literacy Academies logo Texas Adolescent Literacy Academy Administrator Overview

    The Texas Adolescent Academy Administrator Overview is designed to prepare school leaders to implement a schoolwide approach to reading intervention consistent with a response to intervention, or RtI, model. 

    • 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: T2P0005
    • Grade Range: K–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    T2 Logo Target 2% Lessons to Support Comprehension for Grades K through 5

    These comprehension activities are designed to enhance the instruction of all teachers of reading and to meet the learning needs of all students, as indicated by data.

    • 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).