Immigration and Migration in Texas, 1st Edition

  • Sharon Owens
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  • ISBN-10: 1477745254
  • ISBN-13: 9781477745250
  • DDC: 325.764
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 4th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released February 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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About

Overview

One look at Texas's population data shows that the state is a wonderful mix of people from many different cultures and ethnic backgrounds. Through accessible text and engaging images, readers will learn how the blending-together of cultural traditions has created a unique demographic identity in their state. Readers will gain a full understanding of Texas's rich history through an age-appropriate treatment of historical and contemporary immigration. Colorful images, engaging graphic organizers, and informative sidebars supplement the text and provide additional opportunities for learning.

Features and Benefits

  • Age Appropriate and Achievable Content, Social Studies Content, Detailed Table of Contents, Graphic Organizers, Maps, Timelines, Glossary, Index, Cultural Background , For Further Information Section, Primary Sources, Sidebars.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: A Special Culture.
2: Native Texans.
3: The Spanish Arrive.
4: Migrating to Mexican Texas.
5: The Republic of Texas Grows.
6: Europeans Come to Texas.
7: African American Texans.
8: Asian Texans.
9: Immigration Today.
10: Future Challenges.
Reader Response Projects.
Glossary.
Index.