1. Experimental Design

    • Resource ID: SM0L3d
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    Given investigation scenarios and lab procedures, students will identify independent variables, dependent variables, constants, and control groups.

  2. 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.

  3. Protein Synthesis

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0004
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    The learner explores the structure and function of the nucleic acids and enzymes important to the process of synthesizing proteins.

  4. Cell Comparisons

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0006
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    Learners compare a variety of prokaryotes and eukaryotes to determine similarities and differences among and between them.

  5. What's Happening with the Weather?

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0010
    • Grade Range: 4
    • Subject: Science

    This resource shows how to observe and describe weather changes from day to day and over seasons.

  6. Introduction to Plate Tectonics

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

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

  7. 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.

  8. Introducing the Atom

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

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

  9. Investigating and Comparing Life Cycles

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

    A Tier I life science instructional resource for grade 3 

  10. Cell Homeostasis: Osmosis

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0021
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    The focus of this resource is cell homeostasis and, more specifically, osmosis. Students investigate the concept through a virtual lab, recording and analyzing data, creating sketches to represent vocabulary, and discovering the role of aquaporins in water transport through the cell membrane.

  11. 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.

  12. Weathering and Decomposition

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0025
    • Grade Range: 3
    • Subject: Science

    A Tier 1 earth science instructional resource for grade 3

  13. What’s Trending with the Elements?

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0027
    • Grade Range: 10–12
    • Subject: Science

    This resource, aligned with Chemistry TEKS (5)(C), provides alternative or additional tier-one learning options for students using the periodic table to identify and explain trends.

  14. Sedimentary Rocks and Fossil Fuels

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

    A Tier 1 earth science instructional resource for grade 5.
     

  15. Scientific Notation

    • Resource ID: SM0L11
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    Given quantitative data students will express and manipulate chemical quantities using scientific notation.

  16. Dimensional Analysis

    • Resource ID: SM0L10
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    Given quantitative data, students will express and manipulate quantities using dimensional analysis.

  17. Significant Figures

    • Resource ID: SM0L12
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    Given quantitative data, students will express and manipulate quantities using the correct number of significant figures.

  18. Scientific Reasoning

    • Resource ID: SM0L14
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    Given information extracted from current events, news reports, journal articles, marketing, or promotional materials, students will evaluate the claims for validity.

  19. Living Organisms

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

    A Tier 1 life science instructional resource for grade 2

  20. Conservation of Resources

    • Resource ID: SM0L3
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    Given choices of natural resources and lab materials, students will select disposal and recycling methods that best conserve and protect our resources