Texas and the Alamo

Texas and the Alamo
Texas and the Alamo
Texas and the Alamo
Texas and the Alamo
Texas and the Alamo
Texas and the Alamo
Texas and the Alamo
Texas and the Alamo
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Common Core Standards
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24 MB|30-slide pdf presentation, 3-page graphic organizer
Product Description
Alamo. Texas.

Key words include:
Stephen Austin
General Santa Anna
Battle of San Jacinto
Lone Star Republic
Sam Houston
The Alamo

This PowerPoint presentation examines:
- Mexican independence from Spain
- Stephen Austin and his Texas settlers
- Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna and his relationship with American settlers
- Texas declares its independence
- The story of the Alamo
- The importance of the Goliad Massacre
- The Battle of San Jacinto, and Santa Anna’s forced signing of the treaty
- The Lone Star Republic and the problems facing Texas
- Sam Houston and his leadership of Texas

Overarching Question (Thinking Focus Question):
- How did Texas become an independent nation?

**CAN BE ALTERED!** This is lesson 13 of the Industry and Westward Expansion Unit. It comes with an engaging and visually appealing 30-slide PowerPoint presentation with easy to understand content illustrated with charts and pictures. This PowerPoint lesson is accompanied by a three-page graphic organizer - answer key included!

Here are other lessons in this unit you may be interested in:

Lesson 8: Industrial Revolution (Part 1)
Lesson 9: Industrial Revolution (Part 2)
Lesson 10: Clay's American System and Protective Tariff
Lesson 11: Nullification Act and Indian Removal Act
Lesson 12: Oregon Trail
Lesson 13: Texas and the Alamo
Lesson 14: Mexican American War
Lesson 15: California Gold Rush
UNIT: Industrial Revolution and Westward Movement UNIT - Part 2 of 2

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Total Pages
30-slide pdf presentation, 3-page graphic organizer
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
55 minutes
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