• Resource ID: SM0L4
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Theories

    Given laboratory investigation scenarios, students will distinguish between scientific hypotheses and scientific theories.

    • 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: 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: W4TX0000
    • Grade Range: 5–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    logo Write for Texas Overview Video

    This resource links to the Write for Texas online resources and includes a short video overview.

    • Resource ID: REDBK1
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Beginning Reading Instruction

    This resource outlines the components of research-based programs for beginning reading instruction and is for all educators who want to learn more about how to support beginning reading instruction in students of all ages. Links to videos, handouts, and sample lesson plans are included.

    • Resource ID: REDBK2
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Promoting Vocabulary Development

    This resource outlines the components of vocabulary development. Links to videos, handouts, and sample lesson plans are included.

    • Resource ID: REDBK3
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Comprehension Instruction

    This resource outlines the components of research-based programs for reading comprehension instruction and is for all educators who want to learn more about how to support reading comprehension for students of all ages. Links to videos, handouts, and sample lesson plans are included.

    • Resource ID: SE111001
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    SE Resource updt 3.01 Distance and Displacement

    In this video, we explore the difference between distance traveled (an example of a scalar) and displacement (an example of a vector), and we review some basic vector math.

    • Resource ID: SE111002
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    SE Resource updt 3.02 Average Speed and Average Velocity

    In this video, we explore the difference between speed and velocity, and their relationship to distance and displacement.

    • Resource ID: SE111003
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    SE Resource updt 3.03 Kinematic Equations in One Dimension

    In this video, we introduce the three primary kinematics equations and apply them to one-dimensional problems. The term "acceleration" is also introduced.

    • Resource ID: SE111004
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    SE Resource updt 3.04 Kinematic Equations Graphical Analysis

    In this video, we analyze hypothetical experiments by graphing position, velocity, and acceleration versus time, qualitatively.

    • Resource ID: SE111005
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    SE Resource updt 3.05 Kinematic Equations in Two Dimensions

    In this video, we apply the three primary kinematic equations to projectile motion problems.

    • Resource ID: SE111006
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    SE Resource updt 3.06 Relative Motion

    In this video, the inherent (classical) relativity of velocity measurements is explored, qualitatively and quantitatively, in both one and two dimensions.

    • Resource ID: SE071002
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    SE Resource updt 10.01 Wave Nature of Light

    In this video, we will study the wave-like properties of light.

    • Resource ID: SE071003
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    SE Resource updt 10.02 Particle Nature of Light

    In this video, we will study the particle-like properties of light.

    • Resource ID: SE071006
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    SE Resource updt 6.01 The Mole

    In this video, we will study the mole and its applications in chemical calculations.

    • Resource ID: SE071007
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    SE Resource updt 6.02 Percent Composition

    In this video, we will calculate percent composition or mass percent and various applications.

    • Resource ID: SE071008
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    SE Resource updt 6.03 Empirical and Molecular Formulas

    In this video, we will learn the difference between an empirical and molecular formula and how to find them.

    • Resource ID: SE071009
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    SE Resource updt 6.04 Balancing Equations

    In this video, we will learn how to balance chemical equations using the law of conservation of matter.

    • Resource ID: SE071010
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    SE Resource updt 6.05 Stoichiometry with Balanced Equations

    In this video, we will apply stoichiometric concepts to balanced equations in order to determine mass relationships within reactions.