• Resource ID: M7M2L4b
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: Math

### Predicting, Finding, and Justifying Data from Verbal Descriptions

Given data in a verbal description, the student will use equations and tables to solve and interpret solutions to problems.

• Resource ID: M8M2L6*
• Grade Range: 6–8
• Subject: Math

### Determining Slopes from Equations, Graphs, and Tables

Given algebraic, tabular, and graphical representations of linear functions, the student will determine the slope of the relationship from each of the representations.

• Resource ID: DL0001
• Grade Range: 5–12
• Subject: ELA & Reading

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

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.

• 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.

• Resource ID: E7RdM2L3
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Explain the Influence of the Setting on Plot Development in Literary Text/Fiction (English 7 Reading)

You will learn how the setting in a story can influence the development of the plot.

• Resource ID: E7RdM2L5
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Analyze Point of View in Literary Texts/Fiction (English 7 Reading)

You will learn how to analyze different points of view, including first person, third-person omniscient, and third-person limited.

• Resource ID: E7RdM2L6
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Understanding Drama (English 7 Reading)

You will learn how to explain a playwright’s use of dialogue and stage directions.

• Resource ID: E7RdM2L7
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Understanding Poetry (English 7 Reading)

You will learn the importance of graphical elements (e.g., capital letters, line length, word position) in the meaning of a poem.

• Resource ID: E7RdM2L1
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Describe Themes in Literary Texts (English 7 Reading)

You will learn how to describe multiple themes in fiction, analyze how place and time influence the theme, and make complex inferences.

• Resource ID: E7RdM2L8
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Imagery and Figurative Language (English 7 Reading)

You will be able to identify figurative language and understand how it creates imagery, appeals to the senses, and suggests mood.

• Resource ID: E7RdM2L2
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Make Connections Between and Across Literary Texts (English 7 Reading)

You will learn how to make connections between and across texts, including other media (e.g., film, play), and provide textual evidence.

• Resource ID: E7RdM2L9
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Literary Nonfiction (English 7 Reading)

You will learn how to describe the structural and substantive differences between an autobiography or diary and a fictional adaptation of it.

• Resource ID: E7RdM3L1
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Summarize Informational/Expository Text (English 7 Reading)

You will learn how to evaluate a summary of the original text for accuracy of the main ideas, supporting details, and overall meaning

• Resource ID: E7RdM3L2
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Make Inferences in Informational/Expository Texts (English 7 Reading)

You will learn how to use different organizational patterns as guides for summarizing and forming an overview of different kinds of expository text while distinguishing factual claims from commonplace assertions and opinions.

• Resource ID: E7RdM3L3
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Synthesize Ideas in Informational/Expository Text (English 7 Reading)

You will learn how to synthesize and make logical connections between ideas within a text and across two or three texts representing similar or different genres and to support the findings with textual evidence.

• Resource ID: E7RdM3L4
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Evaluate Graphics in Informational/Procedural Text (English 7 Reading)

You will learn to explain the function of the graphical components of a text and evaluate graphics for their clarity in communicating meaning and achieving a specific purpose.

• Resource ID: E7RdM4L1
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: ELA & Reading

### Evaluating and Interpreting Media (English 7 Reading)

You will learn how to interpret messages and various techniques in media and evaluate how media influences or informs audiences.

• Resource ID: M7M1L6
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: Math

### Solving Problems that Include Fractions and Decimals

Given problem situations, the student will use addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division to solve problems involving positive and negative fractions and decimals.

• Resource ID: M7M2L7
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: Math

### Estimating and Finding Solutions: Percents

Given problem situations involving percents, the student will estimate and find solutions to the problems.

• Resource ID: M7M2L9
• Grade Range: 7
• Subject: Math

### Defining Similarity

Given similar figures, the student will use critical attributes to define similarity.