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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Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

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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
Chief Justice Wallace B. Jefferson
Elections in Texas
Federal Government
Forever Free: Nineteenth Century African-American Legislators and Constitutional Convention Delegates of Texas
Hector P. Garcia, A Texas Legend
In a life of firsts, Barbara Jordan won a lasting legacy
James A. Baker
John Mitchell's Oath of Office 1870
John Nance (Cactus Jack) Garner
John Nance Garner
Justices of Texas
Kay Bailey Hutchison
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
Lone Star Leadership Academy
Lyndon B. Johnson: the 36th President
Making the Nation Whole: Civil Rights and Lyndon Baines Johnson
Nimitz, Chester William
Notable 20th Century Texans
Project Citizen
Raul A. Gonzalez Jr.
Raymond L. Telles
Richard Allen's Oath of Office, April 26, 1870
Salute to Freedom: Audie Murphy
Sam Rayburn House Museum Activity Guide
Sam Rayburn Lesson Plan: Always Tell the Truth
Sandra Day O'Connor
Signing of the Medicare Bill (07/30/1965)
Speaking of the Speaker
Teaching with Documents: The Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
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
Votes for Women! The Womens Suffrage Movement in Texas
Women in 20th Century Texas Politics: From the City Council, to the Governorship, to the U.S. CongresstotheU.S.Congress

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