1. Skills USA Texas

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

    • Resource ID: CTSO - TSA
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO - TSA
  3. O*NET

    • Resource ID: Coun-ONET
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    ONET website
  4. MYFUTURE.COM

    • Resource ID: Coun-MFDC
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    College, career, military exploration site
  5. Lesson Plan: DC Circuits

    • Resource ID: 14775
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    This lesson introduces students to fundamentals of DC circuits and schematic electrical diagrams. The lesson also includes circuit analysis problems.
  6. Lesson Plan: Applied Engineering Problem Solving - DR.GABIC

    • Resource ID: 14752
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will develop the ability to use the Engineering and/or Scientific Problem Solving steps to problem-solve in teams.
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. Lesson Plan: Robotics I - Evolution and Classification

    • Resource ID: 14916
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    Students will refine the design of a robotic or automated system to ensure quality, efficiency, and manufacturability of the final product.
  10. Lesson Plan: Engineering Design Capstone Research Project Part 4

    • Resource ID: 14875
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn and apply the knowledge in designing a product prototype, prepare and make a team presentation of their research and results that meets the criteria given in the Engineering Design PowerPoint or Prezi and Oral Presentation Rubric.
  11. Lesson Plan: Engineering Design Process

    • Resource ID: 14918
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate the steps of the design process in robotic applications.
  12. Lesson Plan: Intro to Robotics I - Part 3 - Propulsion

    • Resource ID: 14934
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will understand the robotic propulsion systems. Students will be expected to describe the purpose and use of gears in a robotic application.
  13. Lesson Plan: Intro to Robotics I - Part 5 - Programming

    • Resource ID: 14940
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will describe a communication port, identify the parts of a computer program, define and use variables in a computer program, create and use program loops, differentiate types of program loops, and compile and download a computer program.
  14. Lesson Plan: Rocket Challenge - Principles of Applied Engineering

    • Resource ID: 14785
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students learn rocketry basics, build a rocket, fly the rocket, and assess ways to improve.
  15. 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.
  16. Lesson Plan: Robotics I - Time Management

    • Resource ID: 14914
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will create a robotics project, develop a weekly schedule for the implementation of the project, and apply time-management skills to complete the task efficiently.
  17. Lesson Plan: Construction Robotics I - Part 2 - Gripper

    • Resource ID: 14924
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will construct various robot grippers. Upon completion of building the grippers, students will evaluate their functionality and effectiveness at conducting certain tasks. 
  18. Lesson Plan: Construction Robotics I - Part 5 - Vertical Column

    • Resource ID: 14930
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will construct a basic part of a vertical column and the mounting parts that anchor into the body. Students will explain how to make the parts by identifying the materials, machines and tools used to construct the column.
  19. Lesson Plan: Basic Electricity and Electronics - Module 1

    • Resource ID: 14769
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will learn the basics of electricity and fundamentals of electronics. The lesson also includes work problem and quiz.
  20. Lesson Plan: Biotechnology, Science, Technology, and Ethics

    • Resource ID: 14779
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will investigate multiple fields of Biotechnology as they look at important events involving Biotechnology and exploring career options in the field. Students will also explore and evaluate more and ethical issues surrounding this critically important industry.