• Resource ID: S8M3L2
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Gravity

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

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0001
    • Grade Range: 6–12
    • Subject: Science

    Potential and Kinetic Energy

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

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0011
    • Grade Range: 6–12
    • Subject: Science

    Introduction to Plate Tectonics

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

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0039
    • Grade Range: 6
    • Subject: Science

    Classification of Organisms

    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).

    • Resource ID: S8M1L2
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Matter and Energy - Elements versus Compounds

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

    • Resource ID: S8M1L9
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Matter and Energy - Density

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

    • Resource ID: S8M2L1
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Potential and Kinetic Energy

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

    • Resource ID: S8M2L2
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Energy Transformation

    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.

    • Resource ID: S8M2L4
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Average Speed

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

    • Resource ID: S8M1L4
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Matter and Energy - Metals, Nonmetals, and Metalloids

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

    • Resource ID: S8M1L7
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Matter and Energy—Chemical Reactions

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

    • Resource ID: S8M2L6
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Changes in Speed and Direction

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

    • Resource ID: S8M3L8
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Plate Tectonics

    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.

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0055
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Science

    Elements and Compounds

    This resource provides flexible alternative or additional learning opportunities for students to differentiate between elements and compounds on the most basic level, Science TEKS (6)(5)(C).

    • 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: 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: R4ISCI001
    • Grade Range: K–8
    • Subject: Science

    TEA icon Interactive Science Glossary

    The Interactive Science Glossary is a resource that supports students who are learning the language of science. This resource includes written and spoken definitions and sentences in both Spanish and English. Students can even create, download, and print their own vocabulary cards. 

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0044
    • Grade Range: 6–12
    • Subject: Science

    Energy Transformations

    A Tier I resource for TEKS (6)(9)(C), energy transformations.

    • Resource ID: S8M2L5
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Changes in Motion

    Given diagrams or scenarios, students will measure and graph changes in motion.