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

    Human Impact

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

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

    Introducing the Atom

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

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

    Science Gateway Resource image Soil

    A Tier 1 earth science instructional resource for grade 1.

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0029
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Science

    The Arrangement of Elements: The Periodic Table

    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).

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0034
    • Grade Range: 8–12
    • Subject: Science

    Newton's Law of Inertia

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

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0036
    • Grade Range: 8–12
    • Subject: Science

    Newton's Law of Action-Reaction

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

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0038
    • Grade Range: 7–12
    • Subject: Science

    Dichotomous Keys Murder Mystery

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

    • 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: R4SCI0046
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Science

    Plate Boundaries

    Tier I resource for teaching about what happens at plate boundaries.

    • 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: CM3L3
    • Grade Range: 8–12
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Covalent Bonding: Electron Dot Diagrams

    Given descriptions, diagrams, scenarios, or chemical symbols, students will model covalent bonds using electron dot formula (Lewis structures).

    • Resource ID: PM3L1a
    • Grade Range: 8–12
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Kinetic and Potential Energy

    Given diagrams, illustrations or relevant data, students will identify examples of kinetic and potential energy and their transformations.

    • Resource ID: PM3L1
    • Grade Range: 8–12
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Work-Energy Theorem

    Using diagrams, illustrations, and relevant data, students will calculate the net work done on an object, the change in an object's velocity, and the change in an object's kinetic energy.

    • 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: R4SCI0054
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Science

    It's All About Cell Theory

    This resource provides flexible alternate or additional learning opportunities for students to recognize the development and components of the cell theory, TEKS (7)(12)(F).

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

    T2 Logo Target 2% Lessons to Support Comprehension for Grades K through 5

    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.

    • 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.