• 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: R4SCI0012
    • Grade Range: 7–12
    • Subject: Science

    Human Impact

    This resource can be used, in conjunction with best practices, for Tier I classroom instruction.

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0016
    • Grade Range: 8–12
    • Subject: Science

    Introducing the Atom

    A resource to be used for Tier I instruction for the introduction of the structure of atoms.

    • Resource ID: K4SCI002
    • Grade Range: 2
    • Subject: Science

    Science Increasing and Decreasing Energy

    This resource provides sample activities for teachers to use in helping students to identify and investigate the effects of increasing and decreasing amounts of light, heat, and sound energy on an object.

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0034
    • Grade Range: 8–12
    • Subject: Science

    Newton's Law of Inertia

    This resource provides instructional resources for Newton's First Law, the law of inertia.

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0036
    • Grade Range: 8–12
    • Subject: Science

    Newton's Law of Action-Reaction

    This resource is to support TEKS (8)(6)(C), specifically the Newton's third law or the law of action-reaction.

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0038
    • Grade Range: 7–12
    • Subject: Science

    Dichotomous Keys Murder Mystery

    A resource for the instruction of (7)(11)(A) involving the use of dichotomous keys for identification.

    • 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: R4SCI0046
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Science

    Plate Boundaries

    Tier I resource for teaching about what happens at plate boundaries.

    • Resource ID: CM3L3
    • Grade Range: 8–12
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Covalent Bonding: Electron Dot Diagrams

    Given descriptions, diagrams, scenarios, or chemical symbols, students will model covalent bonds using electron dot formula (Lewis structures).

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0054
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Science

    It's All About Cell Theory

    This resource provides flexible alternate or additional learning opportunities for students to recognize the development and components of the cell theory, TEKS (7)(12)(F).

    • 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: 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: PBS438
    • Grade Range: PreK–3
    • Subject: Science

    PBS Learning Media Motion of the Ocean | Nature Cat

    Sing along with Nature Cat, Nature Dog, and their friends and learn about how the ocean currents work with this “Motion of the Ocean” song! From the Nature Cat: Ocean Commotion special.

    • Resource ID: PBS439
    • Grade Range: K–3
    • Subject: Science

    PBS Learning Media How to Travel Around the World | Nature Cat

    In this fun clip from Nature Cat: Ocean Commotion, Nature Dog and Sputnik form an unlikely alliance to rescue Mr. Chewinsky and in the process, they find out whether it’s possible to travel around the world using only the ocean currents.

    • Resource ID: PBS462
    • Grade Range: 1–5
    • Subject: Science

    PBS Learning Media States of Matter Fitness

    In this 3rd through 5th grade video, students use their science knowledge and apply it using physical activity! Learning about the stages of matter, solid, liquid and gas, students perform an exercise for each as the teacher calls out an object such as soup or fog. 

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0042
    • Grade Range: 2
    • Subject: Science

    R4 Logo Living Organisms

    A Tier 1 life science instructional resource for grade 2