1. Scope and Sequence: Web Technologies

    • Resource ID: 19466
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Web Technologies course scope and sequence within the Information Technology Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the...
  2. Scope and Sequence: Principles of Information Technology

    • Resource ID: 19456
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Principles of Information Technology course scope and sequence within the Information Technology Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of...
  3. Lesson Plan: Investigating IT Employment Opportunities

    • Resource ID: 13066
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    This lesson focuses on IT employment opportunities. Students will research the different types of IT careers and explore their own personal qualities that qualify them for employment in IT. Download the resource by selecting it from the related items section below.
  4. Lesson Plan: Cutting Edge Technology

    • Resource ID: 13084
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will practice exchanging information using various types of technology. They will also have opportunities to identify new and emerging technologies through a project presentation.
  5. Lesson Plan: Introduction to Databases Lesson

    • Resource ID: 13112
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    This lesson introduces students to database software. Students will have the opportunity to practice in pre-built database templates, as well as create their own home inventory database. 
  6. Lesson Plan: Copyright

    • Resource ID: 13071
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will be introduced to the concept of copyright. Students will have the opportunity to create a presentation to apply the concepts of copyright and intellectual property rights.
  7. Lesson Plan: Design Principles

    • Resource ID: 13115
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    This lesson explores design principles for publishing. Through a project, students will practice applying these design principles to a desktop publishing document while working with various font types. 
  8. Lesson Plan: Using Text Effects

    • Resource ID: 13118
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    This lesson introduces students to the concept of  using text effects.  Students will have the opportunity to practice using various text effects from fonts, colors, size, text art, etc. 
  9. Lesson Plan: Resume Writing - IT

    • Resource ID: 13064
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    This lesson explores the importance of and the components of resumes. Students will evaluate their existing resumes and create a new personal resume.
  10. Lesson Plan: Presentation Software - Functions & Terminology

    • Resource ID: 13090
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    This lesson introduces students to the functions of presentation software as well as the terminology associated with presentation software. Students will individually research three different types of presentation software to create a presentation that compares and contrasts each one. 
  11. Lesson Plan: Formatting a Research Paper MLA Style

    • Resource ID: 13102
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will explore research papers in MLA formatting. They will have the opportunity to evaluate existing research papers, format existing research papers, practice citing sources,  and create their own research paper. 
  12. Lesson Plan: Introduction to Basic Webpage Design

    • Resource ID: 13124
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    This lesson is an introduction to basic webpage design. Students will create a webpage planner and apply design principles to design a personal web page.
  13. Lesson Plan: Professionals Presentation Project

    • Resource ID: 13126
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will create "A Day in the Life of," presentation of an IT professional. Students will research, write, use graphics, and deliver an oral presentation of their product.
  14. Lesson Plan: Introduction to Audio Recording

    • Resource ID: 13036
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to audio recording. With the use of a sound recording program, the student will be able to produce an appropriate .wav file to the satisfaction of the instructor.
  15. Lesson Plan: Video Transfer

    • Resource ID: 13040
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to transferring videos from their equipment to the computer. Students will have the opportunity to practice transferring videos on their own. 
  16. Scope and Sequence: Digital Media

    • Resource ID: 19465
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Digital Media course scope and sequence within the Information Technology Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the...
  17. Lesson Plan: Writing a Movie Script

    • Resource ID: 13016
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to the components involved in writing movie scripts. Students will have the opportunity in groups to create their own movie scripts. 
  18. Lesson Plan: Exporting Video Files

    • Resource ID: 13043
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn how to export a video in various formats. They will have the opportunity  to practice exporting various videos. 
  19. Lesson Plan: Video Production

    • Resource ID: 13061
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn the components of video production. Students will have the opportunity to create storyboards as well as create a video presentation to teach the public about the components of video production.
  20. Lesson Plan: Color Theory - Digital Media

    • Resource ID: 13011
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will create a color scheme using appropriate color theory and RGB setting and CYMK values for each color.