1. ### Potential and Kinetic Energy

• Resource ID: R4SCI0001
• Subject: Science

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

2. ### Introduction to Plate Tectonics

• Resource ID: R4SCI0011
• Subject: Science

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

3. ### Human Impact

• Resource ID: R4SCI0012
• Subject: Science

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

4. ### Introducing the Atom

• Resource ID: R4SCI0016
• Subject: Science

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

5. ### The Arrangement of Elements: The Periodic Table

• Resource ID: R4SCI0029
• Subject: Science

This resource provides flexible alternate or additional learning opportunities for students to interpret the arrangement of elements on the Periodic Table, Eighth Grade Science TEKS (8)(5)(C).

6. ### Newton's Law of Inertia

• Resource ID: R4SCI0034
• Subject: Science

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

7. ### Newton's Law of Action-Reaction

• Resource ID: R4SCI0036
• Subject: Science

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

8. ### Dichotomous Keys Murder Mystery

• Resource ID: R4SCI0038
• Subject: Science

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

9. ### Energy Transformations

• Resource ID: R4SCI0044
• Subject: Science

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

10. ### Understanding New Vocabulary within Context

• Resource ID: E8RdM1L1

You will learn how to find the meanings of words through analogy and other word relationships.

11. ### Understand New Vocabulary Using Roots and Affixes

• Resource ID: E8RdM1L2

You will learn how to determine the meaning of grade-level academic English words derived from Latin, Greek, or other linguistic roots and affixes.

12. ### Compare/Contrast Themes and Genres in Literary Texts

• Resource ID: E8RdM2L1

You will learn how to analyze, make inferences, and draw conclusions about theme and genre in different cultural, historical, and contemporary contexts and provide evidence from the text to support your understanding.

13. ### Analyze Linear Plot Developments in Literary Texts/Fiction

• Resource ID: E8RdM2L2

You will learn how to use the elements of linear plot development to determine whether and how conflicts are resolved.

14. ### Synthesize Ideas in Informational/Expository Text

• Resource ID: E8RdM3L3

You will learn how to synthesize and make logical connections between ideas within a text and across two or three texts representing similar or different genres and support with textual evidence.

15. ### Edit Drafts for Grammar, Mechanics, and Spelling

• Resource ID: E8WrM3L1

You will learn how to edit a draft for grammar, mechanics, and spelling using editing strategies.

• Resource ID: E8WrM2L1

You will learn strategies to help you revise your writing to achieve clarity, coherence, and transition in order to address purpose, audience, and genre.

17. ### Write a Persuasive Text that Supports a Position

• Resource ID: E8WrM1L9

You will learn to write a persuasive text that responds to the views of others by using evidence that differentiates between fact and opinion to support your viewpoint.

18. ### Writing Literary Text with an Engaging Story Line

• Resource ID: E8WrM1L1

You will learn how to write an imaginative story that sustains reader interest and includes well-paced action, an engaging story line, and a believable setting.

19. ### Write Literary Text That Develops Interesting Characters

• Resource ID: E8WrM1L2