1. Texas Education on iTunes U

• Resource ID: ITUNES01
• Grade Range: K–12
• Subject:

Stream or download podcasts, videos, and other multimedia lessons directly from iTunes U. OER resources available in iTunes U can be streamed on iOS devices, or they can be downloaded and delivered through other selected devices and/or platforms.

2. 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.

3. 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.

4. 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.

5. 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.

6. Investigating and Comparing Life Cycles

• Resource ID: R4SCI0020
• Grade Range: 3–5
• Subject: Science

A Tier I life science instructional resource for grade 3

7. Texas Performance Standards Project

• Resource ID: GT001
• Grade Range: K–12
• Subject:

These videos introduce the Texas Performance Standards Project (TPSP), a resource for providing differentiated instruction to gifted/talented (G/T) students.

8. 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.

9. Sedimentary Rocks and Fossil Fuels

• Resource ID: R4SCI0030
• Grade Range: 5
• Subject: Science

A Tier 1 earth science instructional resource for grade 5.

10. 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).

11. 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.

12. 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

13. Living Organisms

• Resource ID: R4SCI0042
• Grade Range: 2
• Subject: Science

A Tier 1 life science instructional resource for grade 2

14. Texas Online College and Career Readiness

• Resource ID: OCCRRC_001
• Grade Range: K–12
• Subject:

The videos in this resource introduce the Online College and Career Readiness Resource Center. The OCCRRC is a comprehensive tool for college and career development in Texas.

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. Building Blocks for Teaching Adolescents with Reading Difficulties

• Resource ID: BB0000
• Grade Range: 5–12
• Subject: ELA & Reading

This online resource is designed to enhance teachers’ knowledge and skills so they can effectively teach adolescent students who struggle with reading.

17. 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.

18. Science Academies for Grades K-4, Part 2 (Trainer)

• Resource ID: R4SCI0051
• Grade Range: K–4
• Subject: Science

This resource provides trainers of Science Academies K-4, Part 2 with participant guides, presentation files, documents, and videos associated with the training.

19. Fine Arts TEKS

• Resource ID: FINEARTS_LP
• Grade Range: K–12
• Subject:

This is a video introduction to the Fine Arts TEKS Overview (Grades K-12) online professional development course. The course is designed to introduce educators to the revised fine arts TEKS, and it will be available summer 2015.

20. Response to Intervention (RtI)

• Resource ID: RtI001
• Grade Range: K–12
• Subject:

Response to Intervention (RtI) is a multi-tiered framework designed to recognize and assist struggling learners through a systematic approach that includes strategies for intervention across curriculum, instruction, assessment and implementation.