Food and Fiber - Making a Living in Texas Through Agribusiness

Lesson PlanStudents will learn about the diversity of agricultural products grown and raised in Texas. They will compare special purpose maps of Texas regions and agricultural products to draw conclusions about why certain crops are grown where they are. They will read and interpret charts about various agricultural products to determine the changes in agriculture in Texas over time. This lesson plan begins on page 110 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:4.9(A), 4.9(B), 4.12(A), 4.12(B), 4.12(E), 4.13(B), 4.21(A), 4.21(B), 4.21(C)
Topics:Civil War, Reconstruction, Late Nineteenth-Century, Progressive Era, Texas in the 1920s, Great Depression, World War II, Texas Since World War II

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