César Chávez

Explore the impactful journey of César Chávez, a pivotal figure in Latino and first-generation American history, known for his tireless advocacy for social justice and labor rights. This topic pack allows students to narrate the inspiring story of Chávez's evolution from a manual laborer to a labor leader and a civil rights icon. Featuring characters such as American President John F. Kennedy and community organizer Fred Ross, alongside settings that reflect Chávez’s humble beginnings and significant achievements, this pack provides a rich backdrop for storytelling. Use the keyword #César Chávez (biography) to access all the materials in this pack in the Comic Maker, and bring the legacy of this humble hero to life.

Curriculum Connections:

  • Amplify CKLA (PK-5) — Amplify CKLA, Grade 2 Knowledge Domain 12.
  • Wonders 2020 (K-5) — Wonders 2020, Grade 2 Unit 5.
  • Wonders 2023 (K-5) — Wonders 2023, Grade 2 Unit 5.
  • Springboard ELA (6-12) — Springboard, Grade 8 Unit 3.