How did the Cattle Industry impact Texas? What were the Cattle Trails? Allow your students to learn about the Cattle Industry with readings, video and mosaic activity.
In this resource you will receive –
–Directions for the activity
-Three pages of informational text on the Cattle Industry in Texas
-A video link and questions to use as a preview to the activity
–Question Dice activity to increase engagement during the reading (you will need actual dice for this portion of the lesson).
-A processing assignment requiring your student to create a mosaic of the Cattle Industry.
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2019 TEKS for 7th Grade Texas History
(1) History. The student understands traditional historical points of reference in Texas history through absolute and relative chronology . The student is expected to:
(A) identify the major eras in Texas history, describe their defining characteristics, and explain the purpose of dividing why historians divide the past into eras, including …Cotton, Cattle, and Railroads;
(6) History. The student understands how individuals, events, and issues shaped the history of Texas from Reconstruction through the beginning of the 20th century. The student is expected to
(A) identify significant individuals, events, and issues including the factors leading to the expansion of the Texas frontier, the effects of westward expansion on American Indians, the buffalo soldiers, …
(B) identify significant individuals, events, and issues including the development of the cattle industry from its Spanish beginnings and the cowboy way of life;