Directions for students to create a timeline about events of the Mexican-American War. The timeline covers the history of Texas from settlement to becoming part of the U.S.
- a student worksheet for students to complete
- teacher answer key
The student worksheet has content about the four stages of Texas ownership by Spain, Mexico, independence and the U.S from 1815-1855 included on it.
The handout can be used without any preparation.
This handout gives students directions to create and correctly label a timeline based on the four stages of Texas ownership. Then students are asked questions based off of the information on the timeline. Therefore, students must interpret the information on the timeline. Included is a completed timeline and answers to the interpretation questions.
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