• 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: 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: 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: R4SCI0043
    • Grade Range: K
    • Subject: Science

    R4 logo Living and Nonliving

    A Tier 1 life science instructional resource for kindergarten.

    • 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: 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: R4SCI0058
    • Grade Range: K
    • Subject: Science

    Region 4 Science Resource logo Rocks Rock

    A Tier 1 earth science instructional resource for kindergarten.

    • 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: 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: 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: PBS202
    • Grade Range: PreK–2
    • Subject: ELL Support

    PBS Learning Media ¡El Pollo! | StoryBlocks

    La investigación muestra los bebés pueden reconocer que las palabras mucho antes de que puedan hablar.

    • Resource ID: PBS203
    • Grade Range: PreK–2
    • Subject: ELL Support

    PBS Learning Media Los Elefantes | StoryBlocks

    La investigación muestra los bebés pueden reconocer que las palabras mucho antes de que puedan hablar.

    • 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: PBS442
    • Grade Range: 3–5
    • Subject: Social Studies

    PBS Learning Media

    In this activity, students travel virtually to 25 different states from Alabama to Missouri. While on their journey students explore geography, learn state capitals and interesting facts along the way.

    • Resource ID: PBS449
    • Grade Range: 3–5
    • Subject: Social Studies

    PBS Learning Media

    In this activity, students combine psychomotor skills and geography as they travel from Montana to Wyoming. As students travel from state to state, they learn regional facts and state capitals.