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    TXRCFP: Texas Response to Curriculum Focal Points for K-8 Mathematics Revised 2013

    • Resource ID: TEA001
    • Grade Range: K–8
    • Subject: Math

    The Texas Response to Curriculum Focal Points Revised 2013 was created from the 2012 revision of the TEKS as a guide for implementation of effective mathematics instruction by identifying critical areas of content at each grade level.

  2. Vertical Alignment Charts for Revised Mathematics TEKS

    • Resource ID: Revised_Math_TEKS_VA
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject: Math

    This resource provides vertical alignment charts for the revised mathematics TEKS.

  3. Revised Mathematics TEKS

    Representing Whole Number Quantities

    • Resource ID: TEKS12_MATH_K_001
    • Grade Range: K
    • Subject: Math

    This activity provides an opportunity for students to represent whole numbers with pictures.

  4. Revised Mathematics TEKS

    Making Ten and Applying Properties of Operations

    • Resource ID: TEKS12_MATH_01_001
    • Grade Range: 1
    • Subject: Math

    In these activities students will explore and identify patterns in related addition and subtractions number sentences.

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    Modeling Addition and Subtraction of Two-Digit Numbers

    • Resource ID: TEKS12_MATH_02_001
    • Grade Range: 2
    • Subject: Math

    In this activity students will model addition and subtraction of two-digit numbers.

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    Determining the Perimeter of a Polygon (Series and Activity 1)

    • Resource ID: TEKS12_MATH_03_001
    • Grade Range: 3
    • Subject: Math

    This activity provides an opportunity for students to investigate the perimeter of polygons.

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    Parallel and Intersecting Lines

    • Resource ID: TEKS12_MATH_04_001
    • Grade Range: 4
    • Subject: Math

    This activity provides an opportunity for students to build an understanding of parallel and intersecting lines.

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    Modeling the Volume of a Rectangular Prism

    • Resource ID: TEKS12_MATH_05_001
    • Grade Range: 5
    • Subject: Math

    This activity provides an opportunity for students to model the volume of a rectangular prism and make connections to the formula, V=l ´ w ´ h.

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    Exploring the Ratio of Circumference to Diameter

    • Resource ID: TEKS12_MATH_07_003
    • Grade Range: 7
    • Subject: Math

    This activity provides an opportunity for students to explore the ratio of the circumference of its circle to the length of its diameter in order to generalize the ratio for pi.

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    Area of Triangles, Parallelograms, and Trapezoids

    • Resource ID: TEKS12_MATH_06_002
    • Grade Range: 6
    • Subject: Math

    These activities provide an opportunity for students to explore the area formulas for triangles, trapezoids, and parallelograms.

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    Reflections

    • Resource ID: TEKS12_MATH_07_001
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Math

    These activities provide an opportunity for students to explore reflections both on and off of a coordinate plane.

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    Translations

    • Resource ID: TEKS12_MATH_07_002
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Math

    These activities provide an opportunity for students to explore translations both on and off of a coordinate plane.

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    Dilations

    • Resource ID: TEKS12_MATH_08_001
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Math

    These activities provide an opportunity for students to explore dilations both on and off of a coordinate plane.

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    Interactive Math Glossary

    • Resource ID: MATH_IMG_001
    • Grade Range: K–8
    • Subject: Math

    The Interactive Math Glossary is provided by the Texas Education Agency to help teachers explore and understand mathematics vocabulary.

  15. Tone is in the Fear of the Beholder: Reading and Writing Using Multimodal Mentor Texts

    • Resource ID: DL0001
    • Grade Range: 5–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    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.

  16. Teaching Sentence Skills

    • Resource ID: TSS0000
    • Grade Range: 5–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    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. 

  17. Intro to the Revised Math TEKS

    Mathematics TEKS: Supporting Information

    • Resource ID: Revised_Math_TEKS_SI
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject: Math

    This resource presents supporting information of the mathematics TEKS for Kindergarten through Grade 12.

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    Target 2% Lessons to Support Comprehension for Grades K through 5

    • Resource ID: T2P0005
    • Grade Range: K–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    These comprehension activities are designed to enhance the instruction of all teachers of reading and to meet the learning needs of all students, as indicated by data.

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    TSLP—0–SE—Leadership—L2—Matching Instruction to Needs

    • Resource ID: TSLP_0-SE_L2
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    The goal of the Texas State Literacy Plan (TSLP) is to ensure that every Texas child is strategically prepared for the literacy demands of college or career by high school graduation.

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    Write for Texas Overview Video

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

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