• Resource ID: REDBK1

This resource outlines the components of research-based programs for beginning reading instruction and is for all educators who want to learn more about how to support beginning reading instruction in students of all ages. Links to videos, handouts, and sample lesson plans are included.

2. ### Tone is in the Fear of the Beholder: Reading and Writing Using Multimodal Mentor Texts

• Resource ID: DL0001

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.

3. ### Content Area Reading Instruction

• Resource ID: REDBK4
• Subject:

This resource outlines the components of research-based programs for content area reading instruction and is for all educators who want to learn more about how to support reading instruction in students of all ages. Links to videos, handouts, and sample lesson plans are included.

4. ### Comprehension Instruction

• Resource ID: REDBK3

This resource outlines the components of research-based programs for reading comprehension instruction and is for all educators who want to learn more about how to support reading comprehension for students of all ages. Links to videos, handouts, and sample lesson plans are included.

5. ### Promoting Vocabulary Development

• Resource ID: REDBK2

This resource outlines the components of vocabulary development. Links to videos, handouts, and sample lesson plans are included.

6. ### Write for Texas Overview Video

• Resource ID: W4TX0000

This resource links to the Write for Texas online resources and includes a short video overview.

7. ### Teaching Sentence Skills

• Resource ID: TSS0000

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.

8. ### Quadratics: Connecting Roots, Zeros, and x-Intercepts

• Resource ID: A1M6L9
• Subject: Math

Given a quadratic equation, the student will make connections among the solutions (roots) of the quadratic equation, the zeros of their related functions, and the horizontal intercepts (x-intercepts) of the graph of the function.

9. ### 3.03 Pie Charts

• Resource ID: SE131043
• Subject: Math

In this video, students learn about pie charts and how to read and construct one.

10. ### 3.04 Bar Charts

• Resource ID: SE131044
• Subject: Math

In this video, students learn about bar charts as well as how to read and construct one.

11. ### Applying the Laws of Exponents: Verbal/Symbolic

• Resource ID: A1M6L10