TEXAS~The Driskill Hotel -Austin, TX. This place is a must-stay when in Texas. Originally build as the showplace of a cattle barron, and later served as President Lyndon Johnson's campaign headquarters, this is a true piece of TX history.
When Do I Teach That? A Sequence of Texas History Units
Texas History - Four Regions Foldable: This foldable is a great representation of the four main regions that students could make in class or within groups. On the inside, students could list the facts or interesting things about each region.
Setting Up Your Texas History Interactive Notebook
Texas History trading cards, I think this is such a creative way for students to learn about important figures in Texas history, maybe it could be incorporated into some type of classroom wide card game or used to create a timeline -TK
Did you know the name "Texas" comes from a Caddoan Indian word? It is a Spanish corruption of the Caddo word Taysha, which means "friend." Spanish explorers recorded it as Teyas or Tejas. Texas, of course, would be named something that means "friend".
Texas Explorers Interactive Flip Booklet is a valuable and fun resource for studying about the European Settlers Exploration of Texas. The creative elements within the booklet promote diverse learning.