TEN TEXAS HEROES (Leaders Who Shaped Texas History)

TEN TEXAS HEROES (Leaders Who Shaped Texas History)
TEN TEXAS HEROES (Leaders Who Shaped Texas History)
TEN TEXAS HEROES (Leaders Who Shaped Texas History)
TEN TEXAS HEROES (Leaders Who Shaped Texas History)
TEN TEXAS HEROES (Leaders Who Shaped Texas History)
TEN TEXAS HEROES (Leaders Who Shaped Texas History)
TEN TEXAS HEROES (Leaders Who Shaped Texas History)
TEN TEXAS HEROES (Leaders Who Shaped Texas History)
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  1. Have fun meeting your TEKS standards—and save 25%—with the Totally Texas Bundle for Grades 2-3. This Texas-sized pack of resources contains five books, including a free bonus book, and seven cross-curricular activities that highlight the historic leaders, symbols, flag, and geography of the Lone Sta
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  2. Introduce your young learners to the men and women who shaped the Lone Star State—from its beginnings through the 21st century—with the Historic Texans Bundle. Books Included:Ten Texas Heroes (Leaders Who Shaped Texas History) highlights the contributions of these early leaders of Texas: Stephen F.
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Product Description

Introduce your young learners to the men and women who shaped Texas history (and meet your TEKS standards) with Ten Texas Heroes.

Featured Historic Figures:

  • Stephen F. Austin, the Father of Texas
  • Jane Long, the Mother of Texas
  • William Barret Travis, Commander of the Alamo
  • Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier
  • Emily West, the Yellow Rose of Texas
  • Lorenzo de Zavala, Author of the Constitution
  • Sam Houston, First President of the Republic
  • José Navarro, Early Tejano Activist
  • Sarah Horton Cockrell, Dallas Bridge-Builder
  • The Texas Rangers, Oldest State Law Enforcement Agency

Additional Vocabulary Words and Phrases:

Cherokee, constitution, independence, legend, Old 300, Tejano

Targeted Skills:

  • Identifying contributions of historic Texas figures
  • Building content-area literacy in social studies
  • Reading fluency and comprehension

Sample Pages: Please see the preview for sample pages from the book.

Technical Info: The file is in PDF format, illustrated with original, high-definition images.


Bundle and Save: This book is available in two bundles:

Save 20% with the Historic Texans Bundle, which also includes the book, Ten Texas Women.

Save 25% with the Totally Texas Bundle for Grades 2-3, which also includes four additional books—T Is for Texas (bonus book), Ten Texas Women, The Stories Behind the Six Flags of Texas, and The Story Behind the Texas Flag—plus seven cross-curricular activities.

Related Resources:

Texas State Symbols Matching Cards (free)

Texas State Symbols Poster Pack (free)

I Live in Texas Activity Book

The Stories Behind the Six Flags of Texas

The Story Behind the Texas Flag

T Is for Texas (State Symbols Dictionary)

Ten Texas Women (20th Century Trailblazers)

The Texas Flag/La Bandera de Texas (bilingual)

Additional Titles in the Mini Biography series:

African American Pioneers (Influence and Inspiration in the 20th Century)

Famous Native Americans

First In Space (Milestones in the History of Space Travel)

Washington and Lincoln


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