TEKS Expectation 7.17B

7.17B Identify the contributions of Texas leaders such as Lawrence Sullivan "Sul" Ross, John Nance Garner ("Cactus Jack"), James A. Baker III, Henry B. González, Kay Bailey Hutchison, Barbara Jordan, Raymond L. Telles, Sam Rayburn, and Raul A. Gonzalez Jr.
Belongs to Statement 7.17: The student understands the importance of effective leadership in a democratic society.

Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

"Witness This" Curriculum Guide
Activate - Interactive Game
Elections in Texas
Failed Diplomacy: the Zimmermann Telegram
Freedom Colonies And Beyond - Life After Slavery
Henry B. Gonzales
Henry B. Gonzales
How a Bill becomes a Law in Texas Interactive Game
Irma Rangel
Irma Rangel
John Mitchell's Oath of Office 1870
Law-Related Education Interactive Games
Life after Slavery: Investigations of an African American Farmstead
Local Government
Los Tejanos: Activism and Change
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 7
Milsaps Collection
Political Cartoon on the Cotton Crisis, 1932
Project Citizen
Southwestern Historical Quarterly 1897-1997
Texas African American Women Before and After the Civil War
Texas Originals: Billy Lee Brammer
Texas Originals: Dominique and John De Menil
Texas Originals: Héctor P. García
Texas Originals: Stephen F. Austin
Texas World War I Centennial Commemoration
The Civil War on the Texas Home Front
The Constitution of Texas
Times are A-Changing: Development of the Two-Party System in Texas
When Texas Saw Red: The Cold War Experience (Grade 6-8)

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