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El Paso Trails, Saving Some Bison...
This program aims to preserve the legacy of the Buffalo Soldiers by providing enriching outdoor and cultural experiences to all Texans. The program hosts a variety of exciting cultural events in regions all across Texas. Texas Buffalo Soldiers bring history to life with stories, costumes and tools.  This program is a travel program, check the website for dates and locations near you.
The lesson plan was developed collaboratively by Texas History curriculum writer Beth Hudson (Austin ISD), Dr. Bryan Stone, author of The Chosen Folks: Jews on the Frontiers of Texas; and PEI professionals. It utilizes standards in multiple strands, e.g., religious freedom; frontier expansion, cattle, oil, and railroad industries; and civil rights, to explore the impact made to and on Texas by multiple unique racial...
A learning and activity book which guides students through the evolution of the different tribes of American Indians. This book contains activity pages as well as information and coloring pages.
"Teaching Diversity" is aligned with Chapter 113. Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Social Studies, Beginning with School Year 2011-2012. This GUIDE provides a comprehensive list of all K-12 standards that reference Jews, Judaism, and Israel; religious and cultural diversity; and the impact of diverse groups on history, government, law, and geography and aligns these with resources for developing accurate...
De-Mystifying Religion” was originally developed for CSCOPE professionals developing curriculum for the Educational Service Centers throughout the State of Texas. It is aligned with Chapter 113. Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Social Studies, Beginning with School Year 2011-2012. This document selects specific TEKS that reference Jews, Judaism, and Israel including Jewish impact on/contributions to the...
A New Deal for Texas Parks is an online exhibit and education center for teachers and students of Texas history, made possible in part through the generous support of Humanities Texas' Linden Heck Howell Texas History Grant. Humanities Texas is a state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Flip through the pages of the scrapbook to explore how individuals, communities and landscapes in...
Guide to parks and activities in the Texas State Parks system.
Guide with comprehensive information regarding all Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Historic Sites.
A kid-friendly guide with comprehensive information about the South Texas Plains Region.
A kid-friendly guide with comprehensive information about the Prairies and Lakes Region.
A kid-friendly guide with comprehensive information about the Pineywoods Region.
A kid-friendly guide with comprehensive information about the Panhandle Plains Region.
A kid-friendly guide with comprehensive information about the Hill Country Region.
A kid-friendly guide with comprehensive information about the Gulf Coast Region.
A kid-friendly guide with comprehensive information about the Big Bend Region.
A kid-friendly interactive guide of Texas symbols.
Trunks with artifacts about wildlife available for loan to teachers.
Activities and Lesson Plans to involve students in parks and wildlife adventures.
Maps of Texas (including counties, regions, rivers, rainfall, vegetation, and ecoregions).
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