• Resource ID: TSLP_6-12_R1
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—6–12—Reporting & Accountability—R1—Sharing Student Data

    The goal of the Texas State Literacy Plan (TSLP) is to ensure that every Texas child is strategically prepared for the literacy demands of college or career by high school graduation.

    • Resource ID: TSLP_6-12_R3
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—6–12—Reporting & Accountability—R3—Performance and Progress

    The goal of the Texas State Literacy Plan (TSLP) is to ensure that every Texas child is strategically prepared for the literacy demands of college or career by high school graduation.

    • Resource ID: TSLP_6-12_S1
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—6–12—Sustainability—S1—Self-evaluation of TSLP Implementation

    The goal of the Texas State Literacy Plan (TSLP) is to ensure that every Texas child is strategically prepared for the literacy demands of college or career by high school graduation.

    • Resource ID: TSLP_6-12_S2
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    thumb TSLP—6–12—Sustainability—S2—Building and Maintaining Capacity

    The goal of the Texas State Literacy Plan (TSLP) is to ensure that every Texas child is strategically prepared for the literacy demands of college or career by high school graduation.

    • Resource ID: AAQ_01
    • Grade Range: 3–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Icon image for TLI Asking and Answering Questions

    The Asking and Answering Professional Development provides strategies to teach students how to ask and answer questions more effectively to improve comprehension in the classroom and on standardized assessments such as the STAAR. 

    • Resource ID: DI&SIT
    • Grade Range: 3–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Icon image for TLI Determining Importance & Summarizing Informational Text

    Determining importance and summarizing is a complicated task for many readers. This professional development provides participants with instructional scaffolds that will help students comprehend informational text. 

    • Resource ID: 6ST&M
    • Grade Range: N/A
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Icon image for TLI Six Syllable Types and Morphology

    This set of videos is organized into two topics: Six Syllables Types and Morphology. The videos are edited from a six-hour professional development and may be used as a sequenced set of lessons or individually.

    • Resource ID: PBS201
    • Grade Range: PreK–2
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Here Is the Beehive

    This rhyme can start a conversation with the child about where bees live, where they keep their honey, how they sound, and what they look like. It can help the child learn new words.

    • Resource ID: PBS343
    • Grade Range: 2–6
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Proper Case of Pronouns | No Nonsense Grammar

    Pronoun case is determined by how we use the pronoun in a sentence. There are three ways: subjective, when the pronoun does something; objective, when something is done to our pronoun;

    • Resource ID: PBS388
    • Grade Range: 1–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Simple and Compound Sentences | No Nonsense Grammar

    A sentence is a group of words that expresses a complete thought. A simple sentence contains a subject and a verb and by itself contains a complete thought. A compound sentence contains two independent clauses joined by a coordinator: for, and, nor, but, or, yet, so.

    • Resource ID: PBS454
    • Grade Range: 1–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Season Fitness

    Students have fun in fitness as they follow along with their teacher to perform various exercises and stretches found in the different seasons. Doing activities like playing baseball and cross-country skiing, students learn about the varying seasons 

    • Resource ID: TEKS12_MATH_K_001
    • Grade Range: K
    • Subject: Math

    Revised Mathematics TEKS Representing Whole Number Quantities

    This activity provides an opportunity for students to represent whole numbers with pictures.

    • Resource ID: PBS281
    • Grade Range: PreK–1
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    PBS Learning Media Storytime | Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

    Mom reads Daniel a bedtime story about Super Stanley. Teach kids that their body needs rest in order to grow.

    • Resource ID: TSS0000
    • Grade Range: 5–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Teaching Sentence Skills

    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. 

    • Grade Range: 5-12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

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    Teaching Expository and Persuasive Texts

    This resource presents instructional writing practices that support content-area learning with specific strategies for teaching the thinking skills, processes, and knowledge needed to effectively write a variety of expository and persuasive texts in English language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies. Some of the content is from the Texas Adolescent Literacy Academies: Focus on Writing professional development.

    • Grade Range: 5-12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

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    Teaching Personal Narrative Texts

    This resource presents instructional writing practices that support content-area learning, with specific strategies for teaching the thinking skills, processes, and knowledge needed to effectively write personal narrative texts. Some of the content is from the Texas Adolescent Literacy Academies: Focus on Writing professional development.

    • Resource ID: PBS277
    • Grade Range: PreK–1
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    PBS Learning Media Activity: I Wonder | Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

    This activity from The Fred Rogers' Company helps develop curiosity and confidence in asking questions. Children will finish the sentence "I wonder . . . " in order to create a dialogue about how the world works.

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0079
    • Grade Range: 5–8
    • Subject: Science

    Region 4 GWR logo Science Academies for Grades 5–8, Part 2 for Trainers

    This resource contains the files needed for trainers responsible for training science teachers in grades 5–8 across Texas.