Plácido Benavides: Influential Early Texas Settler (307) (1000 Readers)

Did you know that Placido Benavides fought in the Texas Revolution? Did you know that Placido served as mayor of Guadalupe Victoria? Did you know that Placido was born in Mexico? Did you know that Placido fled with his family to Louisiana after the Texas Revolution? Would you like t know more? Read and learn with this entertaining book! The Biography Readers: •Combine easy-to-read stories with fun activities•Build reading skills while covering social studies content: •Combine easy-to-read stories with fun activities•Build reading skills while covering social studies content•Engage all levels of students using an interesting, interactive approach•Can be used as an excellent tool for RTI, Remediation, Reading Recovery and ESLThis Biography Reader also shows students the obstacles and hardships that many of our country's heroes had to overcome, their struggles, attempts, failures, perseverance, accomplishments and the ultimate success they achieved, taking their place in America's history. This reader emphasizes the roles of family and education, responsible decision-making, taking responsibility for oneself, civic responsibility, work ethic, self-motivation and more! read more