Spotlight on Texas
2 sets of 12 Interactive eBooks Grades 4–7
Multimedia resource for grades 4-7 that examines the unique history, geography, and culture of the Lone Star State from its earliest exploration to today through dynamic interactive timelines, primary sources, maps, videos, and teacher resources.
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Click on the cover to experience a sample Interactive eBook.
Spotlight on Texas: Set 2
The Civil Rights
Movement in Texas
Spotlight on Texas: Set 1
Causes and Effects
of the Texas Revolution
LEARNERS WILL EXPERIENCE…
- Videos, photos, and maps that support integration and evaluation of content in various formats
- Dynamic timelines that establish sequence of events and provide context within world history
- Primary sources that provide firsthand accounts of key historical events
- Inquiry and project-based learning activities
EDUCATORS WILL APPRECIATE…
- Closed captioning for videos and actor-narrated audio ensure all learners succeed
- Curriculum connections: correlated to TEKS social studies standards
- Easy classroom integration: planning guides include lesson plans, study guides, and additional instructional support
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—School Library Journal