1. Gravity

    • Resource ID: S8M3L2
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Science

    Using interactives, students will demonstrate that gravity is the force that governs the motion of our solar system.

  2. Using Theoretical and Experimental Probability to Make Predictions

    • Resource ID: M7M2L17
    • Grade Range: 7
    • Subject: Math

    Given an event to simulate, the student will use theoretical probabilities and experimental results to make predictions and decisions.

  3. Introduction to Plate Tectonics

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

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

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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).

  7. Creating Nets for Three-Dimensional Figures

    • Resource ID: GM3L2A
    • Grade Range: 7
    • Subject: Math

    Given nets for three-dimensional figures, the student will apply the formulas for the total and lateral surface area of three-dimensional figures to solve problems using appropriate units of measure.

  8. Drawing Conclusions about Three-Dimensional Figures from Nets

    • Resource ID: M7M3L16
    • Grade Range: 7–8
    • Subject: Math

    Given a net for a three-dimensional figure, the student will make conjectures and draw conclusions about the three-dimensional figure formed by the given net.

  9. Converting Between Measurement Systems

    • Resource ID: M7M2L8
    • Grade Range: 7
    • Subject: Math

    Given a real-world situation with measurements in either metric/SI or customary units, the student will solve a problem requiring them to convert from one system to the other.

  10. Finding the Probabilities of Dependent and Independent Events

    • Resource ID: M7M2L16
    • Grade Range: 7
    • Subject: Math

    Given problem situations, the student will find the probability of the dependent and independent events.

  11. Selecting and Using Representations for Collected Data

    • Resource ID: M8M5L5
    • Grade Range: 5–7
    • Subject: Math

    Given a variety of data (including line plots, line graphs, stem and leaf plots, circle graphs, bar graphs, box and whisker plots, histograms, and Venn diagrams), the student will select and use an appropriate representation for presenting and displaying relationships among the collected data with and without the use of technology

  12. Recognizing Misuses of Graphical or Numerical Information

    • Resource ID: M7M2L20
    • Grade Range: 7
    • Subject: Math

    Given a problem situation, the student will analyze data presented in graphical or tabular form by evaluating the predictions and conclusions based on the information given.

  13. Evaluating Methods of Sampling from a Set of Data

    • Resource ID: M7M2L19
    • Grade Range: 7
    • Subject: Math

    Given a problem situation, the student will evaluate a method of sampling to determine the validity of an inference made from the set of data.

  14. Dichotomous Keys Murder Mystery

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

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

  15. Using Multiplication by a Constant Factor

    • Resource ID: M7M2L6
    • Grade Range: 7
    • Subject: Math

    Given problems involving proportional relationships, the student will use multiplication by a constant factor to solve the problems.

  16. Predicting, Finding, and Justifying Data from a Table

    • Resource ID: M7M2L2
    • Grade Range: 7
    • Subject: Math

    Given data in table form, the student will use the data table to interpret solutions to problems.

  17. Predicting, Finding, and Justifying Data from Verbal Descriptions

    • Resource ID: M7M2L4b
    • Grade Range: 7
    • Subject: Math

    Given data in a verbal description, the student will use equations and tables to solve and interpret solutions to problems.

  18. Determining Slopes from Equations, Graphs, and Tables

    • Resource ID: M8M2L6*
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Math

    Given algebraic, tabular, and graphical representations of linear functions, the student will determine the slope of the relationship from each of the representations.

  19. 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.

  20. 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.