Super project based unit for teaching students about the history of Native Americans in Texas!
A thorough unit on Native Americans in early Texas. This unit covers the 4th grade Texas TEKS 4.1A,B. With this unit, students will read a brief overview of the history of Native Americans in Texas. Students will then complete creative fun Texas writing research projects with a theme of "Early Native Americans of Texas". The projects will make wonderful displays for your "Texas" themed classroom. I have also included an "Early Native American's in Texas" creative writing project, matching quiz and a rubric.
From writing fairy tale parodies, to personal narratives, the students will love these projects.
Included in this lesson:
Two Pages of Writing Projects Student Handouts
One page of A Native American Writing Prompt For Students
One Native American Matching Test For Students
Rubric For Projects
These projects will provide instruction for the following TEKS:
4.1 History: The student understands the similarities and differences of Native-American groups in Texas and the Western Hemisphere before European exploration.
The student is expected to:
a: Identify Native-American groups in Texas and the Western Hemisphere before European exploration and describe the regions in which they lived.
b: Compare the ways of life of Native-American groups in Texas and the Western Hemisphere before European exploration.
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