Texas History- Columbus and Early Explorers- Use with Texas Studies Weekly 9-11

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Content Outlines, Activities, Study Tools, and an Assessment

This is a companion product. The Weekly magazines are NOT INCLUDED in this product. They must be purchased separately.

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This product is designed to be a companion to Texas Studies Weekly (TSW), a weekly magazine subscription available to students in Texas. Many schools have adopted TSW as their social studies curriculum because it meets the needs of today’s students and includes every fourth grade social studies standard mandated by the state.

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There are 8 items included with this product:

◘ Outline Study Guide (7 pages)
◘ Columbus’ Voyages PowerPoint Project
◘ Early Texas Explorers Pop- Up Book (7 pages)
◘ Spanish Explorers Board Game
◘ Vocabulary Flash Cards (2 versions)
◘ Word Bank (for differentiation)
◘ Test (4 pages)
◘ Study Guide and Test Keys

This resource packet, when used alongside Week 9, 10, and 11 of Texas Studies Weekly, covers:

Week 9: The New World

◘ Summarize reasons for European exploration and settlement of the Western Hemisphere
◘Identify the accomplishments and economic motivations of European explorers (Christopher Columbus) and explain the impact of these explorations on the settlement of the Western Hemisphere. 
TEKS.b.21.A, TEKS.b.1.B, TEKS.b.2.A, TEKS.b.2.B, TEKS.b.21.B,TEKS.b.21.C, TEKS.b.22.A, TEKS.b.22.B, TEKS.b.22.C, TEKS.b.22.D, TEKS.b.22.E


Week 10: Spanish Explorers
◘ Summarize reasons for European exploration and settlement of Texas
◘ Identify the accomplishments of Spanish explorers in Texas (Alonso Alvarez de Pineda, Cabeza de Vaca, Francisco Coronado, Juan de Onate) and explain the impact of these explorations on the settlement of the Western Hemisphere, especially Texas. 
TEKS.b.19.C, TEKS.b.2.A,TEKS.b.2.B, TEKS.b.2.C, TEKS.b.8.A, TEKS.b.8.B, TEKS.b.8.C, TEKS.b.21.B, TEKS.b.21.C, TEKS.b.22.A, TEKS.b.22.B,TEKS.b.22.C, TEKS.b.22.D, TEKS.b.22.E

Week 11: La Salle

◘ Identify the accomplishments and economic motivations of Rene Robert Cavalier de La Salle, learn about La Salle’s ill-fated expeditions to the New World and how his journeys impacted Texas, and discuss the mistakes made by the explorer and how those mistakes led to a final disaster
TEKS.b.19.C, TEKS.b.14.B, TEKS.b.2.A, TEKS.b.2.B, TEKS.b.2.C,TEKS.b.8.A, TEKS.b.8.B, TEKS.b.8.C, TEKS.b.21.B, TEKS.b.21.C, TEKS.b.22.A, TEKS.b.22.B, TEKS.b.22.C, TEKS.b.22.D,TEKS.b.22.E


Teaching Scope
2-3 weeks

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Total Pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Month

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Texas History- Columbus and Early Explorers-  Use with Tex
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Texas History- Columbus and Early Explorers-  Use with Tex
Texas History- Columbus and Early Explorers-  Use with Tex