1. Career and Technical Education (CTE) New Teacher Mentoring Program

    • Resource ID: CTEMentoringProgram
    • Grade Range: N/A
    In December of 2016, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) contracted with Resources for Learning, LLC, (RFL) to launch the Career and Technical Education (CTE) New Teacher Mentoring Program. The CTE New Teacher Mentoring Program offers ongoing mentoring and induction-type professional development,...
  2. Lesson Plan: Basic Angles in Welding

    • Resource ID: 14114
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson helps students to get acquainted with instructions to build correct angles for various welding projects.
  3. Lesson Plan: Manufacturing - Filling the Gap

    • Resource ID: 14131
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate their ability to fill the end of a 1 inch piece of square tubing. It is critical that students are able to fill gaps with an arc weld. 
  4. Lesson Plan: Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)

    • Resource ID: 14135
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    It is critical that students are able to demonstrate the proper processes to use in Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW). In this lesson, students will learn the methods used in Fluxed Core Arc Welding.
  5. Lesson Plan: Manufacturing - Welding Basic Lines and Views

    • Resource ID: 14116
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate knowledge of welding sketches and identify types of welds such as fillet, groove, spot, plug, and flanged.
  6. Lesson Plan: Basic Metals in Welding

    • Resource ID: 14118
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify commonly used terms associated with metals, types of metals, and shapes of metals. In groups, students will conduct a Spark Test to sample different metals. 
  7. Lesson Plan: Welding Box Project

    • Resource ID: 14127
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    It is critical that students are able to demonstrate welding skills necessary to complete a project independently. In this lesson, students will construct a 5x3 divided metal box.
  8. Lesson Plan: Using a Ruler

    • Resource ID: 14163
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    Through this lesson, students will be able to read and use a ruler to conduct work pertaining to welding.
  9. Lesson Plan: Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems

    • Resource ID: 14008
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn the principles of hydraulic and pneumatic systems in a manufacturing process.
  10. Lesson Plan: Mass Production in Manufacturing

    • Resource ID: 14105
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn the impact of mass production in increasing the efficiency of manufacturing. The students will be able to create a paper towel holder using mass production techniques.
  11. Lesson Plan: Success in the Welding Shop

    • Resource ID: 14159
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will be able to successfully participate in a welding shop environment and interview for a position in a shop.
  12. Lesson Plan: Anatomy and Physiology Worldwide

    • Resource ID: 12252
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will research healthcare concerns of our global society. Students will also complete a project on the effects of aging on the body.
  13. Lesson Plan: Entrepreneurship in the Health Care Industry

    • Resource ID: 12255
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will be able to explore these entrepreneurial opportunities by completing a project in which they will organize and create a business.
  14. Lesson Plan: Academic Requirement Research

    • Resource ID: 12258
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore requirements for various careers and determine the education and/or training that is needed for those careers.
  15. Lesson Plan: Punctuation in Health Care

    • Resource ID: 12319
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will learn using proper punctuation in written communication and medical documents, which is a key skill for all health care professionals. Students will have the opportunity to practice using punctuation in an activity. 
  16. Lesson Plan: The Digestive System

    • Resource ID: 12402
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn to define and describe common terms associated with the digestive system, identify the anatomy of the digestive system, use roots, suffixes, and prefixes to analyze word meanings, and finally research common diseases of the digestive system.
  17. Lesson Plan: Cycle of Infection

    • Resource ID: 12515
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will research various microorganisms and create informational mobiles, and presentation on how specific microorganisms pass through the chain of infection, and investigate common human pathogens.
  18. Lesson Plan: Radiology and Medial Records

    • Resource ID: 12230
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to identify various fractures, translate the medical terminology in a radiology report, and complete a patient history.
  19. Lesson Plan: Physical Range of Motion

    • Resource ID: 12231
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to explore a career in physical therapy as they demonstrate  how to determine range of motion.
  20. Lesson Plan: Career Journey in Health Science

    • Resource ID: 12236
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will identify and describe careers available in the Health Science Industry.