Teaching Guides

Books for high school and university students:

The Accidental Native
The American GI Forum: In Pursuit of the Dream, 1948-1983
Black Cuban, Black American
Chicano! The History of the Mexican American Civil Rights Movement
Eyewitness: A Filmaker’s Memoir
Hector P. García: In Relentless Pursuit of Justice
Hispanic Civil Right Series Books
Julian Nava: My Mexican-American Journey
Latino Young Men and Boys
Latino Leaders Speak
Memoir of a Visionary: Antonia Pantoja
The Orlando Cepeda Story
Two Badges: The Lives of Mona Ruiz

Books for teens:

Across the Great River
Alamo Wars
Alicia’s Treasure
Call Me Consuelo
The Case of the Pen Gone Missing
Dancing with Devil
Desert Passage
Evangelina Takes Flight -Texas Library Association’s 2018 Spirit of Texas Resources
Fitting In
The Girl From Playa Blanca
A Good Long Way
The Ice Dove
The Immortal Rooster and Other Stories
Kid Cyclone Fights the Devil
Junior's Dream
The Lemon Tree Caper
Lessons of the Game
Leticia’s Secret
Letters from Heaven / Cartas del cielo
Lorenzo and the Turncoat
Lorenzo's Revolutionary Quest
Lorenzo's Secret Mission
Mi sueño de America / My American Dream (English)
Mi sueño de America / My American Dream (Spanish)
My Father the Angel of Death
The Mystery of the Mischievous Marker / El misterio del malvado marcador
The Number on my Father's Arm / El número en el brazo de papá
On the Other Side of the Bridge
Sweet Fifteen
There's a Name for this Feeling: Stories
Trino’s Choice
Trino’s Time (Readers’ Theater)
Who's Buried in the Garden?
You Don’t Have a Clue

Picture books for children:

Agua, Agüita / Water, Little Water
¡A BAILAR! LET’S DANCE!
Broken Butterfly Wings / Alas de mariposa rotas
César Chávez: The Struggle for Justice / La lucha por la justicia
Dalia’s Wondrous Hair / El cabello maravilloso de Dalia (Activity Guide)
Dale, Dale, Dale: una fiesta de números / Hit It, Hit It, hit It: A Fiesta of Numbers
Delicious Hullabaloo – Pachanga deliciosa
Delicious Hullabaloo / Pachanga deliciosa (Spanish version)
The Desert Is My Mother / El desierto es mi madre
The Empanadas Abuela Made / Las empanadas que hacía la abuela
Esteban de Luna, Baby Rescuer! / Esteban de Luna, ¡rescatador de bebés!
Estrellita Says Goodbye to Her Island / Estrellita dice adios a su isla
Grandma's Chocolate / El chocolate de abuelita
Growing Up with Tamales / Los tamales de Ana (Lesson Plan)
Growing Up with Tamales / Los tamales de Ana (Teaching Guide)
Harvesting Friends / Cosechando amigos
Icy Watermelon / Sandía fría
Josefina's Habichuelas /Las habichuelas de Josefina
The Little Doctor / El doctorcito
Mayanito's New Friends / Los nuevos amigos de Mayanito (Caregiver Guide)
Mimí's Parranda / La parranda de Mim­í
Mis abuelos y yo / My Grandparents and I
The Party for Papá Luis / La fiesta para Papá Luis
The Place Where You Live / El lugar donde vives
The Poet Upstairs
The Remembering Day / El día de los muertos
The Runaway Piggy / El cochinito fugitivo (Activities for preschool-first grade)
The Runaway Piggy / El cochinito fugitivo (Reader’s Theater)
Sip, Slurp, Soup / Caldo, caldo, caldo
Sofi and the Magic, Musical Mural / Sofi y el mágico mural musical (Caregiver Guide)
Sofi and the Magic, Musical Mural / Sofi y el mágico mural musical (Directing a Puppet Play Guide)
Sofi and the Magic, Musical Mural / Sofi y el mágico mural musical (Reader’s Puppet Theater Guide)
Sofi and the Magic, Musical Mural / Sofi y el mágico mural musical (Scripted Reader’s Theater)
Sofi Paints Her Dreams / Sofi pinta sus sueños
A Surprise for Teresita /Una sorpresa para Teresita (Caregiver Guide)
When Julia Danced Bomba / Cuando Julia bailaba bomba (Caregiver Guide)
When Julia Danced Bomba / Cuando Julia bailaba bomba (Reader's Theater)
When Julia Danced Bomba / Cuando Julia bailaba bomba (Teaching Guide)