• Resource ID: R4SCI0036
    • Grade Range: 8–12
    • Subject: Science

    Newton's Law of Action-Reaction

    This resource is to support TEKS (8)(6)(C), specifically the Newton's third law or the law of action-reaction.

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0038
    • Grade Range: 7–12
    • Subject: Science

    Dichotomous Keys Murder Mystery

    A resource for the instruction of (7)(11)(A) involving the use of dichotomous keys for identification.

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0039
    • Grade Range: 6
    • Subject: Science

    Classification of Organisms

    This resource provides flexible alternate or additional learning opportunities for students to identify the characteristics of organisms that classify them into currently recognized Kingdoms, Sixth Grade Science TEKS (6)(12)(D).

    • Resource ID: OCCRRC_001
    • Grade Range: K–12
    • Subject:

    OCCRRC Online College and Career Readiness Resource Center Texas Online College and Career Readiness

    The videos in this resource introduce the Online College and Career Readiness Resource Center. The OCCRRC is a comprehensive tool for college and career development in Texas.

    • Resource ID: M8M1L2*
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Math

    OnTrack logo Approximating the Value of Irrational Numbers

    Given problem situations that include pictorial representations of irrational numbers, the student will find the approximate value of the irrational numbers.

    • Resource ID: M8M1L3*
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Math

    OnTrack logo Expressing Numbers in Scientific Notation

    Given problem situations, the student will express numbers in scientific notation.

    • Resource ID: M8M2L15*
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Math

    OnTrack logo Determining if a Relationship is a Functional Relationship

    The student is expected to gather and record data & use data sets to determine functional relationships between quantities.

    • Resource ID: M8M2L2*
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Math

    OnTrack logo Graphing Dilations, Reflections, and Translations

    Given a coordinate plane, the student will graph dilations, reflections, and translations, and use those graphs to solve problems.

    • Resource ID: M8M2L3*
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Math

    OnTrack logo Graphing and Applying Coordinate Dilations

    Given a coordinate plane or coordinate representations of a dilation, the student will graph dilations and use those graphs to solve problems.

    • Resource ID: M8M2L4*
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Math

    OnTrack logo Developing the Concept of Slope

    Given multiple representations of linear functions, the student will develop the concept of slope as a rate of change.

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

    OnTrack logo 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: S8M1L7
    • Grade Range: 6–8
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Matter and Energy—Chemical Reactions

    Given descriptions or illustrations, students will investigate how evidence of chemical reactions indicates that new substances with different properties are formed.

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0046
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Science

    Plate Boundaries

    Tier I resource for teaching about what happens at plate boundaries.

    • 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: PM3L1a
    • Grade Range: 8–12
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Kinetic and Potential Energy

    Given diagrams, illustrations or relevant data, students will identify examples of kinetic and potential energy and their transformations.

    • Resource ID: PM3L1
    • Grade Range: 8–12
    • Subject: Science

    OnTrack logo Work-Energy Theorem

    Using diagrams, illustrations, and relevant data, students will calculate the net work done on an object, the change in an object's velocity, and the change in an object's kinetic energy.

    • 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: M8M2L1*
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Math

    OnTrack logo Generalizing Proportions from Similar Figures

    Given a pair of similar figures, including dilations, students will be able to generalize that the lengths of corresponding sides are proportional.

    • Resource ID: M8M2L5*
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Math

    OnTrack logo Graphing Proportional Relationships

    Given a proportional relationship, students will be able to graph a set of data from the relationship and interpret the unit rate as the slope of the line.

    • Resource ID: M8M3L8*
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Math

    OnTrack logo Writing Geometric Relationships

    Given information in a geometric context, students will be able to use informal arguments to establish facts about the angle sum and exterior angle of triangles, the angles created when parallel lines are cut by a transversal, and the angle-angle criterion for similarity of triangles.