TEKS Expectation 7.18B

7.18B Describe how people from various racial, ethnic, and religious groups attempt to maintain their cultural heritage while adapting to the larger Texas culture.
Belongs to Statement 7.18: The student understands the concept of diversity within unity in Texas.

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Adina Emilia De Zavala
American G.I. Forum
Ann Richards
Ann Richards at the Texas State Cemetery
Barbara Jordan at the Texas State Cemetery
Barbara Jordan KHOU footage
Biography of Thomas M. Bagby and descendants
Celebrate Texas 175: Laura Bush talks about George Dawson
Chief Justice Wallace B. Jefferson
Clara Driscoll
Dr. Hector P. Garcia
Early Career of LBJ
Elections in Texas
Federal Government
Forever Free: Nineteenth Century African-American Legislators and Constitutional Convention Delegates of Texas
Governors Scavenger Hunt
Hector P. Garcia, A Texas Legend
Henry B. Gonzales
Henry B. Gonzales
Henry B. Gonzalez - Curriculum
In a life of firsts, Barbara Jordan won a lasting legacy
Irma Rangel
Irma Rangel
James A. Baker
John Mitchell's Oath of Office 1870
John Nance (Cactus Jack) Garner
John Nance Garner
Justices of Texas
Kay Bailey Hutchison
Law-Related Education Interactive Games
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: Domestic Policies
LBJ: Inaugural Address, 1965
LBJ: Legacy
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
LBJ: Tonkin Gulf Incident
Lick em and Call Them Important!
Lone Star Leadership Academy
Los Tejanos: Activism and Change
Lyndon B. Johnson: Address at Johns Hopkins University: Peace Without Conquest.
Lyndon B. Johnson: Address at the State Departments Foreign Policy Conference for Educators.
Lyndon B. Johnson: Address Before a Joint Session of the Congress.
Lyndon B. Johnson: Address to Members of the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists: The Challenge of Human Need in Viet-
Lyndon B. Johnson: Address to the Nation Upon Proclaiming a Day of Mourning Following the Death of Dr. King.
Lyndon B. Johnson: Annual Message to the Congress on the State of the Union
Lyndon B. Johnson: Annual Message to the Congress on the State of the Union.
Lyndon B. Johnson: Annual Message to the Congress on the State of the Union.
Lyndon B. Johnson: Annual Message to the Congress on the State of the Union.
Lyndon B. Johnson: Annual Message to the Congress on the State of the Union.
Lyndon B. Johnson: Proclamation 3561 - National Day of Mourning for President Kennedy
Lyndon B. Johnson: Radio and Television Remarks Upon Signing the Civil Rights Bill.
Lyndon B. Johnson: Radio and Television Report to the American People on the Situation in the Dominican Republic.
Lyndon B. Johnson: Remarks at a Candlelight Memorial Service for President Kennedy.
Lyndon B. Johnson: Remarks at the University of Michigan
Lyndon B. Johnson: Remarks in Atlantic City at the Convention of the United Auto Workers.
Lyndon B. Johnson: Remarks in New York City at a Dinner of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick.
Lyndon B. Johnson: Remarks With President Truman at the Signing in Independence of the Medicare Bill.
Lyndon B. Johnson: Special Message to the Congress: The American Promise
Lyndon B. Johnson: the 36th President
Lyndon B. Johnson: The Presidents Address to the Nation Announcing Steps To Limit the War in Vietnam and Reporting His Decision
Lyndon B. Johnson: The Presidents Inaugural Address.
Lyndon B. Johnson: Transcript of Television and Radio Interview Conducted by Representatives of Major Broadcast Services.
Magoffin Home State Historic Site Activity Guide
Making the Nation Whole: Civil Rights and Lyndon Baines Johnson
Martin de Leon
Martin de Leon
Nimitz, Chester William
Notable 20th Century Texans
Photograph of Barbara Jordan
Presidential Politics of LBJ
Project Citizen
Raul A. Gonzalez Jr.
Raymond L. Telles
Richard Allen's Oath of Office, April 26, 1870
Salute to Freedom: Audie Murphy
Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site Activity Guide
Sam Rayburn House Museum Activity Guide
Sam Rayburn Lesson Plan: Always Tell the Truth
Sandra Day O'Connor
Sandra Day O'Connor
Signing of the Medicare Bill (07/30/1965)
Southwestern Historical Quarterly 1897-1997
Speaking of the Speaker
Swearing in of Lyndon B. Johnson as President
Teaching with Documents: The Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Texas Almanac
Texas House Speakers Video Collection
Texas in Transition: Social, Political, and Economic Issues in 1920s Texas
Texas Originals: Barbara Jordan
Texas Originals: Billy Lee Brammer
Texas Originals: Dominique and John De Menil
Texas Originals: George Thomas "Mickey" Leland
Texas Originals: Héctor P. García
Texas Originals: José Antonio Navarro
Texas Originals: Stephen F. Austin
Texas Orignials: Annie Webb Blanton
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 Women and the National Women’s Conference
Texas World War I Centennial Commemoration
The Constitution of Texas
The Hoggs of Texas: Letters and Memoirs of an Extraordinary Family, 1887-1906
The Important Role of the American G.I. Forum in Hispanic Civil Rights
The Papers of Justice Tom C. Clark
US Election of 1964 Results
Votes for Women! The Womens Suffrage Movement in Texas
Wilderness and Wildflowers: The Legacy of Lady Bird Johnson
Women in 20th Century Texas Politics: From the City Council, to the Governorship, to the U.S. CongresstotheU.S.Congress

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