Resource Description
Title:

Organisms and Environments - Competition of Abiotic and Biotic Factors

Resource ID: S8M4L2
By: IPSI
Grade: 8
Subject: Science

Students will examine how organisms and populations in an ecosystem depend on and may compete for biotic and abiotic factors such as quantity of light, water, range of temperatures, or soil composition.

Title:

Organisms and Environments - Humans and Ocean Systems

Resource ID: S8M4L4
By: IPSI
Grade: 8
Subject: Science

Students will identify how humans depend on ocean systems and explain how human activities such as runoff, artificial reefs, or use of resources have modified these systems.

 

Title:

Protein Synthesis

Resource ID: R4SCI0004
By: r4projectshare
Grade: 9–12
Subject: Science

The learner explores the structure and function of the nucleic acids and enzymes important to the process of synthesizing proteins.

Title:

TXRCFP: Texas Response to Curriculum Focal Points for K-8 Mathematics Revised 2013

Resource ID: TEA001
By: TEA
Grade: Kindergarten–8
Subject: Mathematics

The Texas Response to Curriculum Focal Points Revised 2013 was created from the 2012 revision of the TEKS as a guide for implementation of effective mathematics instruction by identifying critical areas of content at each grade level that provide the basis for pacing instruction, designing curriculum, and prioritizing professional development needs.

Title:

TEA Update on STAAR™ Mathematics - Feb 2013

Resource ID: TASM_13-02_STAAR
By: lzabalza
Grade: N/A
Subject: Mathematics

Julie Guthrie, Director of Math & Science Assessments at the Texas Education Agency, delivers an overview of the STAAR™ program; the STAAR standard-setting process; STAAR mathematics assessments; and implementation of the new mathematics TEKS into STAAR.

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ID: CM2L2

Students will understand Bohr’s experimental design and conclusions that lead to the development of his model of the atom, as well as the limitations of his model.

ID: ES001

ESTAR II intervention modules are designed for students in grades 3 and 4. A total of eight modules containing lessons, student books, and teacher masters are available for download.