1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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...
  9. 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.
  10. 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.
  11. 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.  
  12. 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...
  13. Skills USA Texas

    • Resource ID: CTSO-Skills USA
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO Skills USA Texas
  14. Technology Student Association

    • Resource ID: CTSO - TSA
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO - TSA
  15. New Teacher Checklist

    • Resource ID: TeacherChecklist
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    This checklist is designed to guide a new Career and Technical Education (CTE) teacher as the teacher plans for a successful school year. It is a general list of activities that a new teacher might need to plan for and be aware of. This list is not intended to be an all-inclusive or required...
  16. CTE Acronym/Terms

    • Resource ID: Ressource Terms
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    The purpose of this document is to provide a list of common terms used in Career and Technical Education (CTE) education. Several new CTE teachers come from industry into the classroom, and may not yet be familiar with terms used in CTE classroom or laboratory settings. While this document is...
  17. O*NET

    • Resource ID: Coun-ONET
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    ONET website
  18. Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics PSA

    • Resource ID: PSA18
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The following public service announcements have been written and produced for the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Communications cluster specifically.
  19. TEA CTE Master Course Lists with TSDS PEIMS Codes

    • Resource ID: 19876
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    The Master Course List for Career and Technical Education (CTE) is an administration tool for counselors, teachers, and staff's use in student schedule building and enrollment in the Texas State Data System (TSDS) with the appropriate TSDS PEIMS codes. The guide can also be helpful in...
  20. Concepts of Engineering and Technology - Ethics in the Engineering Workplace

    • Resource ID: 14711
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.