The Spirit of Texas: Native Americans of Texas

The Spirit of Texas: Native Americans of Texas
The Spirit of Texas: Native Americans of Texas
The Spirit of Texas: Native Americans of Texas
The Spirit of Texas: Native Americans of Texas
The Spirit of Texas: Native Americans of Texas
The Spirit of Texas: Native Americans of Texas
The Spirit of Texas: Native Americans of Texas
The Spirit of Texas: Native Americans of Texas
Grade Levels
Product Rating
4.0
3 Ratings
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

10 MB|77 pages
Share
Product Description
The third unit of "The Spirit of Texas" Texas History curriculum introduces students to the Native Americans of Texas, their history, and the buffalo. Tribes detailed in this unit include Caddos, Karankawa, Coahuiltecans, Comanche, Tonkawa, Apache, Jumano, Tigua, and a page devoted to additional tribes in Texas.

Students begin by reading a short passage (1-2 pages) from the "Daily Reading" text found at the beginning of the unit. Following the silent or oral reading, students will answer the passage comprehension questions, and proceed to the Activity Guide section.

The Activity Guide section offers a multitude of cross-curricular activities related to the topic of the passage read. Math, science, crafts, vocabulary (vocabulary is bold/italicized in the daily reading text), geography, copy work, writing prompts, and many more exercises are described and suggested, along with reproducible worksheets. Also included are recommended books, art to explore, related websites, music and songs to learn, places to visit, and a supply list.

Reproducible handouts to be used to reinforce reading passage concepts include:
Vocabulary Windowpane
KWL Chart
Timeline
A to Z Chart
Artifact Acrostic
Triple Venn Diagram
Buffalo Part Chart
Two Copy Work Exercises
Chart of Indian Tribes
Comic Strip Template
Three Sisters Soup Recipe
Writing Prompt
Comprehension Questions for each passage
Unit Test: Texas Native Americans
Answer Key
Additional Suggested Resources
Bibliography and Credits

The reading and activities included in this unit should keep for students busy and happy for at least four weeks!
Total Pages
77 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
1 month
Report this Resource
Loading...
$8.00
Digital Download
More products from The Spirit of Texas
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up