Contemporary Texas (1980-Present), one of 12 Eras of Texas History, is a four-part TEKS-aligned Unit that includes all of the Nonfiction Informational Text, FOUR Interactive Vocabulary Organizers, FOUR Interactive Study Guides, and other engaging hands-on activities.
Part 1 – The End of the 20th Century
Part 2 – September 11, 2001
Part 3 – The War on Terrorism
Part 4 – Texas in the 21st Century
In addition to the Interactive Vocabulary Organizers and Study Guides, students will use a Graphic Organizer to create a Learning Wheel comparing and contrasting World War I and World War II with the War on Terrorism. (All Graphic Organizers Learning Wheel Patterns included!)
Contemporary Texas Era, aligned with the 7th Grade TEKS (see Preview for Standard Alignment), can be purchased separately or as part of our TEXAS HISTORY INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK BUNDLE – ALL 12 TEXAS HISTORY ERAS
We've included Lesson Plans, Answer Pages, and Grading Rubrics for the Interactive Notebook assignments.
Download the Texas Contemporary Era Preview to see the complete Table of Contents, Lesson Plans, TEKS Alignment, as well as sample lessons and activities.
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