1. TEA Science Safety Training for High School

    • CPE credit is 3
    • Subject: Science
    This course is a self-paced foundational training module for science safety at the high school level. The course provides high school science, science elective, and CTE teachers an opportunity to review safety policies, procedures, and responsibilities that pertain to instructional settings.
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    Experimental Design

    • Resource ID: SM0L3d
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    Given investigation scenarios and lab procedures, students will identify independent variables, dependent variables, constants, and control groups.

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    Types of Science Investigations

    • Resource ID: SM0L3b
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    Students will distinguish between descriptive, comparative, and experimental investigations.

  4. Potential and Kinetic Energy

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

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

  5. Monohybrid and Dihybrid Crosses

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0007
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    Learners calculate the probability of genotypic inheritance and phenotypic expression using mono- and dihybrid crosses.

  6. Mechanisms of Evolution Beyond Natural Selection

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0008
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    Learners analyze and evaluate the effects of other evolutionary mechanisms.

  7. What's Happening with the Weather?

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0010
    • Grade Range: 4
    • Subject: Science

    This resource shows how to observe and describe weather changes from day to day and over seasons.

  8. Introduction to Plate Tectonics

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

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

  9. Human Impact

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

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

  10. Introducing the Atom

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

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

  11. Cell Homeostasis: Osmosis

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0021
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    The focus of this resource is cell homeostasis and, more specifically, osmosis. Students investigate the concept through a virtual lab, recording and analyzing data, creating sketches to represent vocabulary, and discovering the role of aquaporins in water transport through the cell membrane.

  12. Objects in Motion

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0023
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    This resource provides flexible alternate or additional learning activities for students learning about the concepts of distance,  speed, and acceleration. IPC TEKS (4)(A)

  13. Newton's Three Laws of Motion

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0024
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    This resource provides alternate or additional learning opportunities for students learning the three Newton's Laws of Motion. It includes a collection of interactive materilas, videos, and other digital media. Physics TEKS, (4)(D)

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    Increasing and Decreasing Energy

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

    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.

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    Weathering and Decomposition

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0025
    • Grade Range: 3
    • Subject: Science

    A Tier 1 earth science instructional resource for grade 3

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    Soil

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0026
    • Grade Range: 1
    • Subject: Science

    A Tier 1 earth science instructional resource for grade 1.

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    What’s Trending with the Elements?

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0027
    • Grade Range: 10–12
    • Subject: Science

    This resource, aligned with Chemistry TEKS (5)(C), provides alternative or additional tier-one learning options for students using the periodic table to identify and explain trends.

  18. Food Chains, Food Webs, and Energy Pyramids

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0028
    • Grade Range: 7
    • Subject: Science

    This resource provides flexible alternate or additional learning opportunities for students to diagram the flow of energy through living systems, Seventh Grade Science TEKS (7)(5)(C).

  19. The Arrangement of Elements: The Periodic Table

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0029
    • Grade Range: 8
    • 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).

  20. Light: Reflection and Refraction

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0031
    • Grade Range: 5
    • Subject: Science

    This is a tier I instructional resource to provide a scaffolded learning experience for TEKS (5)(6)(C).