TEKS Expectation 4.18A

4.18A Identify famous inventors and scientists such as Gail Borden, Joseph Glidden, Michael DeBakey, and Millie Hughes- Fulford and their contributions.
Belongs to Statement 4.18: The student understands the impact of science and technology on life in Texas.

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"Teaching Diversity: A K-12 Guide to Teaching About Jews, Judaism, and Israel in the Public School Classroom."
Allan Shivers
Andrew J. Hamilton
Beauford Halbert Jester
Charles Allen Culberson
Chicano art networks
Clifford Mooers to Sterling, June 5, 1931
Coke Robertson Stevenson
Daniel James Moody, Jr.
Dwight David Eisenhower
Edmund Jackson Davis
Elections in Texas
Elisha Marshall Pease
Ellis P. Bean; Stephen F. Austin.
Excerpts from George H W Bush's Inaugural Address
Fundamentalism
Governor
History in Your Own Backyard
Home altars
Home is Where the President Is: Lyndon Baines Johnson in Texas
Interview with Lady Bird Johnson conducted by Michael L. Gillette
James Allred
James Webb Throckmorton
JFK & LBJ Political Cartoon Analysis
JFK and the Citizens of Fort Worth
JKF First Day Cover Activity
John B. Connally at the Texas State Cemetery
John B. Connally, Jr.
John Ireland
John Mitchell's Oath of Office 1870
John Nance Garner
Joseph D. Sayers
Justices of Texas
LBJ: A Day of Mourning
LBJ: Address to Congress following Kennedy's Assassination
LBJ: Address to Congress, 1965: We Shall Overcome
LBJ: American Experience
LBJ: American Experience Teacher Guide
LBJ: Inaugural Address, 1965
LBJ: State of the Union Address, 1964
LBJ: State of the Union Address, 1965
LBJ: State of the Union Address, 1966
LBJ: State of the Union Address, 1967
LBJ: State of the Union Address, 1968
LBJ: State of the Union Address, 1969
League of United Latin American Citizens
Local Government
Lone Star Leadership Academy
Lyndon B. Johnson: the 36th President
Lyndon Baines Johnson
Lyndon Baines Johnson
Lyndon Baines Johnson
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 4
Mexican-American Women
No-Sew Texas Quilt
Oran M. Roberts
Oscar Branch Colquitt
Pardon Proclamation for Jim Hunter
Pat Morris Neff
Pendleton Murrah
Photo Gallery of George H W Bush
Photo gallery of George W. Bush
Photo Gallery of Lyndon B. Johnson
Political Cartoon on the Cotton Crisis, 1932
Political Convention -1900
Political Convention -1900
Portraits of Texas Governors
Preston Earnest Smith
Price Daniel
Religion
Richard Allen's Oath of Office, April 26, 1870
Richard B. Hubbard, Jr.
Richard Coke
Ross S. Sterling
Ross, Oath of Office, January 15, 1889
Salute to Freedom: Audie Murphy
Sam Rayburn Lesson Plan: Always Tell the Truth
Samuel Willis Tucker Lanham
Select Photos from the Archives - US President (Jan 20, 1989 - Jan 20, 1993)
Select Photos from the Archives at the George Bush Presidential Library
Signing of the Medicare Bill (07/30/1965)
Speaking of the Speaker
State Government
Teaching with Documents: The Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Tejana Singers
Texas Historical Markers Lesson Plan
Texas House Speakers Video Collection
Texas Originals: Barbara Jordan
Texas Originals: J. Mason Brewer
Texas Originals: José Antonio Navarro
Texas Originals: Lorenzo de Zavala
Texas Originals: Miriam "Ma" Ferguson
Texas Originals: Roy Bedichek
Texas State Capital Tour
Texas State Capitol Visit Teacher Guides
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby - Part 1
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby - Part 1
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby - Part 1
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby - Part 2
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby - Questions and Answers
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby - Questions and Answers
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby - Questions and Answers
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby Winegarten - Part 2
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby Winegarten - Part 2
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby Winegarten - Part 3
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby Winegarten - Part 3
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby Winegarten - Part 3
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Introduction of Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Introduction of Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Introduction of Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Webinar on Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Webinar on Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Webinar on Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja: Q and A about Spanish Texas
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja: Q&A about Spanish Texas
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja: Q&A about Spanish Texas
Texas Women - Marching with Ann Richards
Texas World War I Centennial Commemoration
The Constitution of Texas
The Hoggs of Texas: Letters and Memoirs of an Extraordinary Family, 1887-1906
Thomas Mitchell Campbell
Walter Prescott Webb
Wilbert Lee (Pappy) ODaniel
William Pettus Hobby

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