Hector P. Garcia was an important historical figure who fought in World War II, practiced medicine, fought for civil rights and equality, and worked with several U.S. presidents. He is an American hero and a hero of Hispanic Heritage.
This PowerPoint lesson can be used in whole-class settings, on Nearpod, or in Google Classroom. It has many photographs, maps, and visual. It is designed to be used in a literacy-rich classroom and is ideal for shared reading.
This lesson is perfect for 3rd grade Social Studies. It aligns with 3rd Grade Social Studies TEKS and Texas standards.
Other cultural resources include:
Close Reading Passages: Christmas Around the World
Culture Vocabulary: Sorts, Puzzles, Quizzes
Social Studies Vocabulary: Sorts, Puzzles, Quizzes
Social Studies and Reading Integrated Products:
Hispanic Heritage: Hero Ellen Ochoa Sequencing Task Cards
Hispanic Heritage: Hector P. Garcia PowerPoint
The PowerPoint is fully editable.
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