TexQuest Resources for ELAR and Social Studies-Secondary
Discover TexQuest digital resources for the secondary classroom and library that fully support the ELAR and Social Studies TEKS. Trainers from Britannica, TeachingBooks and Gale will present.
Britannica: Educators will learn how high quality digital content can be used to reach diverse learners through personalized learning in ELAR and Social Studies. Participants will discover K-12 topics through differentiated text, images, videos, and primary source documents.
TeachingBooks: Every book is a social studies book--especially at TeachingBooks. From the back story of Dear Martin to themes in Hamlet, you'll find behind-the-scenes videos, complete book readings and more. In this workshop, you'll discover resources you can use every day to enrich your lessons and inspire your readers.
Gale: Discover resources to support your ELAR and Social Studies classrooms with Gale In Context: Middle School and Gale in Context: High School that include full text magazine, newspaper, and reference book articles, along with videos, images, and primary sources. Gale Literature’s cross-search offers full-text literary works, literature criticism, plot overviews, author biographies, interviews and more. Explore features that include TEKS alignment, text-to-speech, translations, Google/Microsoft integration and advanced searches by content and Lexile level.
TTESS 1.1 Standards and Alignment
TTESS 1.4 Activities
TTESS 2.4 Differentiation
*Employees of Region 7 ESC (FREE)
Digital Learning (FREE)
Library/Digital Media Coop (FREE)
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