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Texas History Year Long Bundle

Buy Texas History lessons for the entire year and save! Purchase the bundle of Texas History activities for huge savings! In this bundle, you will receive all of my Texas History lessons – from the beginning of school through the Modern Era. Each of these lessons involve an Interactive Student Notebook component including previews, graphic organized notes and processing assignments and are designed for maximum engagement for your students.

The total cost of all of these lessons combined is $175 - you can purchase the bundle for $140, a savings of 20%!

This is a GROWING BUNDLE! That means you will receive all of my Texas History lessons - now and in the future. Please check back often and download it again to receive your new lessons. *** Updated August 20, 2016 with Geography of Texas Task Cards ***Updated September 20, 2016 with Colonization Task Cards ***Updated December 2016 with Texas Revolution Task Cards

This is a very large download. If you have any difficulty, please contact me at SocialStudiesSuccess1@gmail.com


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In this bundle you will receive:


Starting the School Year Off Right!

Classroom Jobs. – Create a market system in your classroom. Students work on specific tasks and earn paychecks.

Creating Quality Interactive Student Notebooks. A time saving method to encourage students to put quality work in their Interactive Student Notebook.


Geography of Texas

Geography of Texas. Explore the different regions of Texas on a Bus Tour. Students learn about the geography of Texas and write postcards summarizing what they have learned.


Native Americans of Texas

Tribes of Texas Students will create Prop Box Plays as they learn about the different Native American Culture groups of Texas.

Spanish Era

Conquistadors: Heroes or Villains. Learn about the Conquistadors in Texas – answer an essential question analyzing their motives for exploration.

The Spanish Mission System. Visit each of the missions in San Antonio as you learn about the Spanish Mission system in Texas.


Mexican National Era

Mexican War for Independence. Your students will analyze images and read about the Mexican Independence Movement and the Battle of Medina.


The Texas Revolution

The Fredonian Rebellion
In this activity, students will read and take notes on the Fredonian Rebellion while examining the essential question – Should Haden Edwards be considered a hero?

The Law of April 6, 1830. This is a brief experiential exercise where students experience the emotions involved with the Decree of April 6, 1830. Students then analyze this primary source.

The Texas Revolution. Review the events leading to the Texas Revolution in this fun sequencing activity.

The Alamo. Write a perspective piece from the point of view of a wall at the Alamo. Great strategy to review the Battle of the Alamo.

The Texas Revolution Museum. Students will learn about four major turning points in the Texas Revolution: Early Battles, The Alamo, Massacre at Goliad and The Battle of San Jacinto. Primary sources, maps and images are all included.

Texas History Review. A fun and easy way to review for the Texas Revolution.

Famous Texans of the Revolution. Create a word wall with images of famous Texans from the Texas Revolution.




The Republic of Texas

The Republic of Texas Presidents. Create a role playing activity where students take on the persona of Sam Houston or Mirabeau B. Lamar in a debate.

The Mexican-American War. Analyze images and read about the causes and impact of the Mexican-American War.

Texas Immigration Use a DBQ to explore the question “How did Immigrants contribute to the growth of Texas?”

The Republic of Texas Test. A test for the Republic of Texas – or can be used as exit tickets.


The Civil War

Events Leading to the Civil War. Review the events leading to the Civil War in this fun sequencing activity.

Texas In The Civil War. Learn about life in Texas during the Civil War through song, images and primary source newspaper articles.

Texas In The Civil War DBQ. This is a DBQ activity based on “What is Texas’s Greatest Contribution to the Civil War?” It can be used for advanced level students in 7th grade.

Reconstruction Response Groups. Evaluate the effectiveness of Reconstruction by analyzing primary sources readings and political cartoons.


Modern Texas and Government

Famous Texans Celebrity Ball Your students will explore the Great Storm with a DBQ to answer the question “Was the Great Storm Galveston’s greatest tragedy or triumph?”

Famous Texans Celebrity Ball. Students will learn about different famous Texans by conducting research and then hosting a celebrity ball.

Three Branches of Government. Read and evaluate the different branches of Texas Government.

Bringing Government Terms to Life. Learn about the principles of government by creating skits and pictographs.

Government Games. Games to review the Bill of Rights and the Principles of Government,

Texas History Review Games

Texas Era Review This is a game where students review the different events in the history of Texas.

Gone to Texas – an End of the Year Review Game Your students will LOVE playing this board game as they review for a benchmark, end of the year test or even on the last day of school!

I have created a document that shows all of the 4th and 7th grade TEKS for each lesson. It is free and can be found here:

Texas History Super Bundle TEKS

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Exclusive Bonus for Social Studies Success Bundle Buyers!!!!


I have created a Biography Booklet as a bonus for my bundles. When you purchase this bundle you will also receive a mini-booklet of 10 different strategies to teach biographies. It is a smaller version of the Biography Book found here:

Biography Book.

Enjoy your freebie!

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Texas History SUPER Bundle
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Texas History SUPER Bundle
Texas History SUPER Bundle