Students learn about (or review) the second half of Texas History: secession and joining the Confederacy, the Civil War, Juneteenth, the frontier and conflicts with Native Americans, cattle ranching, Spindletop, the Galveston Hurricane of 1900, WWI, the Great Depression, the New Deal, WW2, the Cold War, and more to come!
The activities include jigsaws, gallery walks, timelines, task cards, power points, primary source analysis resources (including image analysis and creative tasks), image and caption matching, map activities, newspaper front page activities, and "I have who has." Reference sheets, review games, and more will be added as the year progresses!
Most of these activities would be great for a sub and all answers and teacher information sheets are included where appropriate. See the preview for a closer look! There are 20+ resources in this bundle and it is definitely growing!!!
To recap, this includes:
The Secession of Texas Primary Source Analysis
The Civil War in Texas Power Point or Gallery Walk with Note Guide
Civil War and Reconstruction Timeline
Juneteenth Primary Source Analysis
The Texas Frontier Jigsaw and Activities
The Texas Frontier Task Cards
Cattle Drives and Ranching Primary Source Analysis
Cattle Drives and Ranching "I Have Who Has"
Spindletop Primary Source Analysis
Oil Boom Reading and Project
The Galveston Hurricane of 1900 Primary Source and Image Analysis
The Progressive Era in Texas Newspaper Front Page Project
Texas During WWI Task Cards
Texas During the Great Depression Activities
The Great Depression in Texas Primary Source Analysis
The New Deal in Texas Power Point and Activities (Creative, Academic, and Point of View Primary Source Analysis)
Texas During WW2
Texas During the Cold War Gallery Walk and Mix and Match Review
Image and Caption Matching Part 2
Map Activities Part 2
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Resources for ANY History Topic