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Introduce your young learners to the men and women who shaped Texas history (and meet your TEKS standards) with .
Featured Historic Figures:
Additional Vocabulary Words and Phrases:
Cherokee, constitution, independence, legend, Old 300, Tejano
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.
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)
First In Space (Milestones in the History of Space Travel)
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