Women in 20th Century Texas Politics: From the City Council, to the Governorship, to the U.S. CongresstotheU.S.Congress


This lesson plan introduces students to women’s involvement in Texas politics. At the end of the lesson, students will have gained an understanding of how Texas women have contributed to different levels of government. The three activities in the lesson plan can be covered in three-to-six class periods, depending on the amount of time that can be devoted to them. Some aspects of each activity can be completed outside of class as homework.
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http://www.womenintexashistory.org/inc/files/editor/files/pdf/Capitol_Women_7th_Grade_Lesson_Plan.pdf Disclaimer: this does not appear to be a resource that we own or control.

Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Source(s)
Teresa Palomo Acosta and the Ruthe Winegarten Memorial Foundation for Texas Women's History

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