Exploring Social Studies: Texas Edition Grade 4 Bundle

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  • Grade: 4
  • Interest Level: 3-6
  • Item: 23453
  • ISBN: 9781493814534
  • Language: English
Description

Explore Texas's unique history and culture with captivating texts and activities highlighting the Lone Star State. From interactive Reader's Theater scripts to high-interest Primary Sources, Exploring Social Studies: Texas Edition Grade 4 Bundle is a dynamic collection of digital and print resources bound to engage students and foster content-area literacy in meaningful ways. Specifically created to support and meet grade 4 TEKS and ELPS, this hands-on, ready-to-use bundle integrates social studies content with literacy skills, promoting fluency and developing students' curiosity through the Balanced Literacy approach. Students will develop their reading, writing, listening, observing, and speaking skills as they dive into the myriad informational texts.

Exploring Social Studies: Texas Edition Grade 4 Bundle includes:

  • Easy-to-use lesson plans, including a three-part reading strategy framework and document-based assessments
  • High-interest leveled readers to engage students of all ability levels
  • Grade-level appropriate, authentic primary sources including maps, letters, and newspaper articles
  • 24 vibrant vocabulary concept cards with full-color images on the front and teaching suggestions on the back
  • Fun, interactive student activities to reflect on new learning
  • Digital resources to support 21st century learning and professional development

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Components

Series highlights include:

  • 19-27 high-interest, leveled books, 6 copies of each title
  • Primary Sources
  • Research-based Lesson Plans
  • Digital Resources including a 1 year subscription to Explor-eBook
Exploring Social Studies: Texas Edition Grade 4 Bundle

Books - 19-27 titles, 6 copies of each title

High-interest, content-area books provide students with a rich variety of text structures and academic vocabulary in both English and Spanish to support a balanced literacy framework.

Declaring Our Independence 6-Pack

Declaring Our Independence 6-Pack

Level: 3.5-5.0

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24391


With this 6-Pack, students can build fluency as they act out the story of the creation of the Declaration of Independence! Differentiated roles support readers of all levels, allowing teachers to get everyone performing and feeling successful.

The Constitution of the United States 6-Pack

The Constitution of the United States 6-Pack

Level: 3.5-5.0

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24393


Learn all about the Constitution while acting out this historical script! The six differentiated roles included allow teachers to accommodate different reading levels. All readers will feel confident and successful while building fluency.

Remember the Alamo 6-Pack

Remember the Alamo 6-Pack

Level: 3.5-5.0

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24395


Uncover the history of the Battle of the Alamo in this script! Teachers can get all students involved by assigning leveled roles to specifically accommodate all reading levels. All students can improve fluency and feel successful with this 6-Pack!

American Indians in Texas: Conflict and Survival 6-Pack

American Indians in Texas: Conflict and Survival 6-Pack

Level: 4.6

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24397


This 6-Pack explores Texas history, the history of American Indians, and how each group found different ways to live in the region they inhabited. Readers will learn about a variety of tribes and discover how they struggled to survive.

Caddo and Comanche: American Indian Tribes in Texas 6-Pack

Caddo and Comanche: American Indian Tribes in Texas 6-Pack

Level: 3.2

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24399


The Caddo and Comanche were two of the largest American Indian groups living in Texas before European contact. Students will explore the history of the Caddo and Comanche and how they adapted to colonists and settlers with this 6-Pack.

Finding Texas: Exploration in New Lands 6-Pack

Finding Texas: Exploration in New Lands 6-Pack

Level: 4.6

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24401


Readers get to discover early Texas history in this fascinating nonfiction book, which uses colorful images, intriguing facts, supportive text, and an accommodating glossary, index, and table of contents to introduce readers to various explorers.

Declaring Our Independence 6-Pack

The Constitution of the United States 6-Pack

Remember the Alamo 6-Pack

American Indians in Texas: Conflict and Survival 6-Pack

Caddo and Comanche: American Indian Tribes in Texas 6-Pack

Finding Texas: Exploration in New Lands 6-Pack

Level: 3.5-5.0

$41.99

Level: 3.5-5.0

$41.99

Level: 3.5-5.0

$41.99

Level: 4.6

$41.99

Level: 3.2

$41.99

Level: 4.6

$41.99

Item Number: 24391

Item Number: 24393

Item Number: 24395

Item Number: 24397

Item Number: 24399

Item Number: 24401

La Salle: Early Texas Explorer 6-Pack

La Salle: Early Texas Explorer 6-Pack

Level: 3.3

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24403


René-Robert Cavelier, or Sieur de La Salle, grew up in France dreaming of adventures in distant lands! With 6 copies of this exciting biography, readers can explore new worlds with La Salle as they read about his fascinating life.

The Colonization of Texas: Missions and Settlers 6-Pack

The Colonization of Texas: Missions and Settlers 6-Pack

Level: 4.7

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24405


Through supportive text, vivid images, a helpful glossary, index, table of contents, and engaging sidebars and facts, this 6-Pack will introduce readers to Texas history, Texas colonization, the missions in Texas, Stephen F. Austin, and The Alamo.

Stephen F. Austin: The Father of Texas 6-Pack

Stephen F. Austin: The Father of Texas 6-Pack

Level: 3.3

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24407


Stephen F. Austin grew up to become known as the Father of Texas. Readers can learn about his interesting and incredible life with six copies of this appealing biography, which highlights both Austin's life and Texas history.

The Texas Revolution: Fighting for Independence 6-Pack

The Texas Revolution: Fighting for Independence 6-Pack

Level: 4.6

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24409


With 6 copies of this engaging nonfiction title, readers will learn about the bloody Texas Revolution, which led to the independent Republic of Texas!

Leaders in the Texas Revolution: United for a Cause 6-Pack

Leaders in the Texas Revolution: United for a Cause 6-Pack

Level: 3.3

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24411


During the Texas Revolution, many leaders emerged. With six copies of this captivating biography, readers can learn about the incredible accomplishments of these people and what they did to make an impact on the Texas Revolution.

The Annexation of Texas: From Republic to Statehood 6-Pack

The Annexation of Texas: From Republic to Statehood 6-Pack

Level: 4.6

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24413


Readers will be enthralled as they make their way through this fascinating title, which introduces them to Texas history, the Texas Revolution, and the Mexican-American War.

La Salle: Early Texas Explorer 6-Pack

The Colonization of Texas: Missions and Settlers 6-Pack

Stephen F. Austin: The Father of Texas 6-Pack

The Texas Revolution: Fighting for Independence 6-Pack

Leaders in the Texas Revolution: United for a Cause 6-Pack

The Annexation of Texas: From Republic to Statehood 6-Pack

Level: 3.3

$41.99

Level: 4.7

$41.99

Level: 3.3

$41.99

Level: 4.6

$41.99

Level: 3.3

$41.99

Level: 4.6

$41.99

Item Number: 24403

Item Number: 24405

Item Number: 24407

Item Number: 24409

Item Number: 24411

Item Number: 24413

Sam Houston: A Fearless Statesman 6-Pack

Sam Houston: A Fearless Statesman 6-Pack

Level: 3.2

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24415


Sam Houston lived a unique and exciting life. This 6-Pack focuses on Houston's life and how he became the only person to become president of a republic, a United States senator, and the governor of two different states.

War, Cattle, and Cowboys: Texas as a Young State 6-Pack

War, Cattle, and Cowboys: Texas as a Young State 6-Pack

Level: 4.7

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24417


With six copies of this engaging title, readers will learn about Texas's new identity in 1845, which centered on the rise of the Texas cattle industry and the growing legend of the Texas cowboy.

Lizzie Johnson: Texan Cowgirl 6-Pack

Lizzie Johnson: Texan Cowgirl 6-Pack

Level: 3.3

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24419


With six copies of this inspiring biography, readers will learn about Lizzie's life as one of the most famous cattle ranchers of her time. Through the appealing images and fascinating facts, readers will learn about Lizzie's journey.

Lyndon B. Johnson: A Texan in the White House 6-Pack

Lyndon B. Johnson: A Texan in the White House 6-Pack

Level: 3.3

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24421


Lyndon B. Johnson was born in Texas in the early 1900s. This appealing 6-Pack highlights Johnson's life as he represented Texas in the United States Congress for 24 years and became the 36th President of the United States.

Texas Today: Leading America into the Future 6-Pack

Texas Today: Leading America into the Future 6-Pack

Level: 4.7

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24423


Intrigue readers with six copies of this captivating title as they learn about major Texas industries. Children will learn about NASA, various types of music found in Texas, and even Texas's most popular sports!

George W. Bush: Texas Governor and U.S. President 6-Pack

George W. Bush: Texas Governor and U.S. President 6-Pack

Level: 3.3

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24425


This 6-Pack allows readers to discover the life of George W. Bush and explore some of the impacts he made as president through acts like No Child Left Behind. Readers will also learn of the many unexpected challenges Bush faced.

Sam Houston: A Fearless Statesman 6-Pack

War, Cattle, and Cowboys: Texas as a Young State 6-Pack

Lizzie Johnson: Texan Cowgirl 6-Pack

Lyndon B. Johnson: A Texan in the White House 6-Pack

Texas Today: Leading America into the Future 6-Pack

George W. Bush: Texas Governor and U.S. President 6-Pack

Level: 3.2

$41.99

Level: 4.7

$41.99

Level: 3.3

$41.99

Level: 3.3

$41.99

Level: 4.7

$41.99

Level: 3.3

$41.99

Item Number: 24415

Item Number: 24417

Item Number: 24419

Item Number: 24421

Item Number: 24423

Item Number: 24425

Texas in the 20th Century: Building Industry and Community 6-Pack

Texas in the 20th Century: Building Industry and Community 6-Pack

Level: 4.6

$41.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 24427


With 6 copies of this fascinating title, readers are introduced to Texas history, Texas social life and customs, and Texas economic conditions throughout the 20th century.

Exploring Social Studies Texas: Grade 4  Add-on Pack

Exploring Social Studies Texas: Grade 4 Add-on Pack

Level:

$129.99

Grade: 4

Item Number: 23477


Add additional copies of Exploring Social Studies: Texas Edition Grade 4 Bundle to your classroom with this add-on pack, which includes one of each book from the complete bundle.

Texas in the 20th Century: Building Industry and Community 6-Pack

Exploring Social Studies Texas: Grade 4 Add-on Pack

Level: 4.6

$41.99

Level:

$129.99

Item Number: 24427

Item Number: 23477

Primary Sources

Develop deeper understandng of social studies content with robust materials through a hands-on approach. Primary Sources include documents, letters, maps, photographs, political cartoons, and more with ready-to-use lesson plans. Offer students the opportunity to think and act as historians while preparing them for document-based assessments.

Lesson Plans

The Exploring Social Studies: Texas Edition program meets English Language Proficiency Standards requirements and integrates student expectations in each of the eight strands of the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Social Studies with research-based lessons and materials. This program offers diverse instructional techniques to meet the needs of all students.

Professional Development is available to support the implementation of this program.

Lesson Plans

Digital Resources

  • 1 year subscription to Explor-eBook
  • to help teachers incorporate a blended approach to learning
  • Student Activities
  • Lesson Plans
  • Digital versions of texts
  • Document-based Assessments
  • Selected videos to support social studies content
  • Professional Development Resources
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