TEKS Expectation 7.16B

7.16B Describe the importance of free speech and press in a democratic society.
Belongs to Statement 7.16: The student understands the importance of the expression of different points of view in a democratic society.

Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

After Slavery: Exercising the Rights of Citizenship in 19th-Century Texas
American Juror
Cast Your Vote - Interactive Game
Crime in Texas
Declaration of Independence of the Republic of Texas
Elections in Texas
Historic Flags of the Texas State Library and Archives
La Salle in Texas - Teacher's Guide for the Age of Discovery and Exploration
Life after Slavery: Investigations of an African American Farmstead
Lone Star Flag Design by Peter Krag, January 25, 1839
Parks and Wildlife Activities and Lesson Plans
Pioneering Principles : Why Character Matters - A History Class from the Texas General Land Office
Pledge of Allegiance to the State Flag
Project Citizen
Responsibility Launcher - Interactive Game
Slave Narratives Audio Records
State Government
Symbols of Texas
Texas Archeology in the Classroom: A Unit for Teachers
Texas House Speakers Video Collection
Texas Originals: Barbara Jordan
Texas Originals: Billy Lee Brammer
Texas Originals: George Thomas "Mickey" Leland
Texas Originals: Héctor P. García
Texas Originals: Stephen F. Austin
Texas Orignials: Annie Webb Blanton
Texas: The Lone Star State Today
The Constitution of Texas
The Fourth Branch: You!
Times are A-Changing: Development of the Two-Party System in Texas
Votes for Women! The Womens Suffrage Movement in Texas
Wild Life Playlet, March 1929

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