1. Introduction to Plate Tectonics

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

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

2. 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.

3. 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.

4. 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.

5. 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).

6. 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.

7. 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.

8. Natural Selection and Selective Breeding

• Resource ID: R4SCI0061
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: Science

A Tier 1 life science instructional resource for Grade 7

9. Ecological Succession

• Resource ID: R4SCI0062
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: Science

A Tier 1 life science instructional resource for Grade 7

10. Interactive Science Glossary

• Resource ID: R4ISCI001
• Grade Range: K–8
• Subject: Science

The Interactive Science Glossary is a resource that supports students who are learning the language of science. This resource includes written and spoken definitions and sentences in both Spanish and English. Students can even create, download, and print their own vocabulary cards.

11. Relative Adverbs | No Nonsense Grammar

• Resource ID: PBS341
• Grade Range: 3–7
• Subject: ELA & Reading

A relative adverb is a word that talks about a place, time, or reason for something. Remember the three "w's": where, when, and why.
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12. Using the Correct Verb Tense | No Nonsense Grammar

• Resource ID: PBS357
• Grade Range: 3–8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

Verb tense is used to show when an action occurs, whether it is in the past, the present, or the future.

13. Using the Present Progressive Tense | No Nonsense Grammar

• Resource ID: PBS387
• Grade Range: 3–7
• Subject: ELA & Reading

Present progressives describe an action in progress, or something that started in the past and is still happening. It is formed with the helping "to be" verb in the present tense and the present participle of the verb.

14. Unforgettable Elephants

• Resource ID: PBS457
• Grade Range: 3–8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

In this video segment from Nature, witness the joy an elephant family experiences when a new baby elephant is born. This birth was a celebration within elephant society.

15. Edison: Boyhood and Teen Years

• Resource ID: PBS401
• Grade Range: 3–8
• Subject: ELA & Reading

Find out how young Thomas Edison’s curiosity got him into trouble, and how, during his teen years, he lost his hearing but gained confidence as an aspiring inventor, in this video adapted from AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: Edison.

16. Elements and Compounds

• Resource ID: R4SCI0055
• Grade Range: 6–8
• Subject: Science

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).

17. Potential and Kinetic Energy

• Resource ID: R4SCI0001
• Grade Range: 6–12
• Subject: Science

This resource provides Tier I instruction ideas for Grade 6+ science teachers in the area of potential and kinetic energy.

18. 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.

19. 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

20. 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.