Grade 4: Expansion of the Frontier
Aligns to the TEKS Resource System, Unit 9, Settling the Texas Frontier
With these resources, students will learn about the settlement of the Texas frontier, the growth of the cattle and agriculture industries, and the impact of railroads on growth and settlement patterns.
Each set includes the following instructional materials:
- Instructional Guide: Provides teachers guidance of how they may use the resources included in each text set.
- Graphic Cards: Supplements the books for students to explore the vocabulary, essential questions, and TEKS more deeply.
- Task Cards: Present questions or statements aligned to the ELAR TEKS for students to respond to the reading they have completed.
- Primary Source: Encourage students to seek better understanding through research.