Grade Texas History--Stars of the Texas Revolution interactive notebook activity, students cut and paste descriptions of different heroes of the Texas Revolution including Stephen F. Austin, Sam H (Diy Cuadernos Historia)
Differences between the Texas colonists and Mexican officials developed over a long time, but the major military clashes of the Texas Revolution occurred in less than a year and were fought in a relatively small geographic area.
This is a Texas History presentation about the causes of the Texas Revolution. It explains the differences in Anglo and Mexican cultures, as well as the colonists' attempts to resolve the differences peacefully. It also promotes critical thinking about slavery in colonial Texas, in a way that is appropriate for elementary students.
Interest: The Texas Revolution: October Texas wins the battle of Goliad. The Texans win the battle and force the soldiers to leave, allowing the Texans to take thousands of dollars worth of food and supplies.