DBQ/Content Area Reading article on the Annexation of Texas
(Very vivid with pictures and maps related to reading, key terms section at the bottom of page one for assistance with difficult terms, and questions tied to both social studies and language arts strategies.)
- History of Mexican government allowing Americans to move to Texas and arguments between Texas and Mexico
- Identifies main leaders such as Santa Anna, Sam Houston, etc
- Details the Battle of the Alamo and its inspiration to Texan people
- Details the aquisition of Texas as a US State.