1. Paradox (English III Reading)

    • Resource ID: E3RdM3L08
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to identify a paradox and evaluate its purpose.

  2. Irony (English III Reading)

    • Resource ID: E3RdM3L04
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to identify the irony in a text and evaluate its importance to the meaning of the text.

  3. Imagery (English III Reading)

    • Resource ID: E3RdM3L03
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    In this lesson, you will be able to identify the imagery in a text and evaluate its effectiveness.

  4. Gaining Understanding and Information from Introductory Material, Headings, and Other Division Markers in Texts (English III Reading)

    • Resource ID: E3RdM1L1
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to look at introductory material, headings, and other subdivisions to gain an understanding and an overview of the text’s organization.

  5. Evaluating Data in Tables, Graphs and Charts (English 3 Reading and Research)

    • Resource ID: E3RdM1L6
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to look at and evaluate the information given in tables, graphs, and charts.

  6. Allusion (English III Reading)

    • Resource ID: E3RdM3L2
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    In this lesson, you will be able to find the allusions in a text, and discuss the role allusions play in helping you understand the text.

  7. Greek and Latin Affixes (English III Reading)

    • Resource ID: E3RdM4L02
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to use your knowledge of Greek and Latin affixes to help you discover the meanings of unfamiliar words.

  8. Reference Guides (English III Reading)

    • Resource ID: E3RdM4L03
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to use reference guides to help you understand the meaning of unfamiliar words.

  9. Cognates (English III Reading)

    • Resource ID: E3RdM4L04
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will use your knowledge of cognates from other languages to help you understand unfamiliar words.

  10. Using Context Clues (English III Reading)

    • Resource ID: E3RdM4L01
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to use context clues to help you discover the meaning of unfamiliar words.

  11. Style and Syntax (English III Reading)

    • Resource ID: E3RdM3L05
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to evaluate the authors’ style and syntax, and evaluate how effective style and syntax are to the overall meaning of the text.

  12. Write for Texas Overview Video

    • Resource ID: W4TX0000
    • Grade Range: 5–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

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

  13. Writing to a Particular Audience and Purpose (English III Writing)

    • Resource ID: E3WrM1L02
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn various rhetorical strategies you can use in writing for a particular audience and purpose.

  14. Summarizing, Paraphrasing, and Quoting Source Material Accurately (English III Research)

    • Resource ID: E3RsM4L02
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to summarize, paraphrase, and quote material from your sources.

  15. Editing for Proper Voice, Tense, and Syntax (English III Writing and Research)

    • Resource ID: E3WrM5L01
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will practice checking for proper voice, tense, and syntax.

  16. Paraphrasing While Listening and Taking Notes (English III Listening)

    • Resource ID: E3LnM1L04
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn to paraphrase a speaker's remarks in the process of your note taking.

  17. Strengthening Introduction, Thesis Statement, and Organization (English III Research)

    • Resource ID: E3RsM5L01
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn revision strategies you can use to strengthen your introduction and body of your paper.

  18. Editing for Sentence Structure (English III Writing and Research)

    • Resource ID: E3WrM5L04
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will practice checking for complete sentences and the use of subordinate clauses.

  19. Gathering Appropriate Information (English III Writing)

    • Resource ID: E3WrM2L02
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to distinguish between primary and secondary sources and choose the reliable ones to use in your research.

  20. Choosing Media for a Presentation (English III Research)

    • Resource ID: E3RsM6L02
    • Grade Range: 11
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to give a presentation.