Grade 4: The Republic
Aligns to the TEKS Resource System, Unit 7, Republic of Texas and Statehood
With these resources, students will learn about the creation of the constitutional republic and the challenges of establishing and protecting a new country. They will also study the annexation of Texas to the U.S. and ensuing war with Mexico.
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.