Anglo-American Colonization in Texas: Economic Motivation

Lesson Plan The student will read information about Mexican rules for getting land in Texas and will use the handout to answer questions. They also will read and discuss primary source documents to learn what life was like for some of the earliest settlers in Texas and complete a follow-up written assignment. This lesson plan begins on page 40 of the pdf Building an Economy: The Texas Experience.
Source:Texas Council on Economic Education
URL:http://economicstexas.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/Building-an-Economy.pdf
Grade Level:4th Grade
TEKS:4.2(E), 4.8(A), 4.8(C), 4.2(A), 4.21(A), 4.21(B), 4.21(E), 4.22(B)
Topics:Mexican Texas, Texas Revolution

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