What lasting impact did the establishment of the Spanish missions have on Texas? Your students will explore this essential question in a reading and visual activity.
Students will begin the activity by examining images associated with the Spanish mission system and answering visual analysis questions. They will then work with a partner to read about the Spanish mission system and answer discussion questions. They will use a Doodle Notes graphic organizer to take notes. The activity concludes with a mosaic assignment. This resource includes embedded Interactive Student Notebook assignments with a preview, graphically organized notes, and a processing assignment.
With this activity, you will receive:
–teacher directions and tips to conduct the activity
-a PowerPoint presentation with images to analyze and guide you through the activity
–Word Wall terms with images for: mission, presidio, convert, architecture, irrigation, and friar
-an 3 page reading on the following topics: History and Purpose of the Missions, Missions of Texas, and the Legacy of the Spanish Missions
–Doodle Notes graphic organizer for note taking
-directions for a processing mosaic assignment.
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(2) History. The student understands the causes and effects of European exploration and colonization of Texas. The student is expected to:
(A) summarize motivations for European exploration and settlement of Texas, including economic opportunity, competition, and the desire for expansion;
(C) explain when, where, and why the Spanish established settlements and Catholic missions in Texas as well as important individuals;
(9) Economics. The student understands the basic economic activities of early societies in Texas.. The student is expected to:
(B) explain the economic activities early settlers to Texas used to meet their needs and wants
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