• 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: E3RdM3L09
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo How to Read and Analyze a Poem (English III Reading)

    You will be able to read and analyze a poem using your knowledge of literary and poetic devices.

    • Resource ID: E3WrM3L04
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Embedding Direct Quotations and Incorporating Indirect Quotations (English III Writing and Research)

    This lesson is the same as English III: Research Strand, Module 3, Lesson 4: You will learn the appropriate formats for including direct and indirect quotations in your research paper.

    • 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: E3RdM3L08
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Paradox (English III Reading)

    You will be able to identify a paradox and evaluate its purpose.

    • Resource ID: E3RdM3L11
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo How to Read and Analyze an Essay (English III Reading)

    You will be able to read and analyze an essay using your knowledge of literary devices and strategies.

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

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

    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.

    • 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: TSLP_0-SE_L4
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—0-SE–Leadership—L4—Instructional Leadership

    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.

    • Resource ID: TSLP_0-SE_L5
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—0–SE—Leadership—L5—Communication Between Home and School

    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.

    • Resource ID: TSLP_0-SE_A1
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—0–SE—Assessment Lesson 1—A1 and A2: Observation and Assessment

    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.

    • Resource ID: TSLP_0-SE_A2
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—0–SE—Assessment Lesson 2—A1 and A2: Appropriate Assessment Tools

    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.

    • Resource ID: TSLP_0-SE_SBI1
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—0–SE—Standards-based Instruction—SBI 1—State Guidelines

    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.

    • Resource ID: TSLP_0-SE_SBI3
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—0–SE—Standards-based Instruction—SBI 3—Receptive Language Skills

    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.

    • Resource ID: TSLP_0-SE_SBI4
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—0–SE—Standards-based Instruction—SBI 4—Expressive Language Skills

    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.

    • Resource ID: TSLP_0-SE_SBI5
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—0–SE—Standards-based Instruction—SBI 5—Support for Learning at Home

    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.

    • Resource ID: TSLP_0-SE_S2
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—0–SE—Sustainability—S2—Building and Maintaining Capacity

    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.

    • Resource ID: TSLP_0-SE_R1
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—0–SE—Reporting and Accountability—R1—Reporting Child Data

    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.

    • Resource ID: TSLP_0-SE_R2
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—0–SE—Reporting and Accountability—R2—Observations and Support

    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.

    • Resource ID: TSLP_0-SE_R3
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—0–SE—Reporting and Accountability—R3—Performance and Progress

    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.