1. AC/DC Electronics

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    AC/DC Electronics focuses on the basic electricity principles of alternating current/direct current (AC/DC) circuits. Students will demonstrate knowledge and applications of circuits, electronic measurement, and electronic implementation. Through use of the design process, students will transfer...
  2. Scope and Sequence: AC/DC Electronics

    • Resource ID: 19500
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    AC/DC Electronics course scope and sequence within the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief...
  3. Lesson Plan: STEM - Researching Careers in AC/DC Electronics

    • Resource ID: 14798
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will research several careers in the field of electronics through the use of websites, newspapers, and other job posting mediums.  
  4. Lesson Plan: The Nature of Matter

    • Resource ID: 14804
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn how matter is fundamental to the understanding of electricity. Student will also be able to describe the atomic models, electron orbits and shells, and how valence electrons determine conductivity.
  5. Lesson Plan: Inductance

    • Resource ID: 14820
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn to identify inductance and its properties, laws and mathematical rules that support the idea.
  6. Lesson Plan: STEM - Inductive Reactance

    • Resource ID: 14822
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will have an understanding of how inductive reactance impacts the operation of electrical equipment.
  7. Lesson Plan: AC/DC Electronics - Electrical Power

    • Resource ID: 14827
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be introduced to Ohm's law, Kirchoff's laws, and power laws to actual or simulated circuits. Students will apply these laws to construct and repair circuits.
  8. Lesson Plan: AC/DC - Electronic Hand Tools

    • Resource ID: 14800
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn how to identify and maintain basic electric hand tools through hands-on experiences cleaning, lubricating, and adjusting a variety of tools.
  9. Lesson Plan: Magnetism

    • Resource ID: 14802
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn about magnetism, which is fundamental to understanding electricity. This lesson includes a lab.
  10. Lesson Plan: Parallel Resistive Circuits Part 2

    • Resource ID: 14835
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn Kirchoff’s law to determine voltage, current, and resistance in a parallel circuits.
  11. Lesson Plan: AC/DC - Electrical Energy

    • Resource ID: 14812
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will apply electrical theory to generators, electric motors, and transformer. Students will demonstrate the ability to use and test batteries.
  12. Lesson Plan: Resistance, Resistors - Understanding Color Codes

    • Resource ID: 14831
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn to interpret the resistor color codes to determine the resistance and tolerance of a given resistor.