Grade 5: Exploring and Colonizing the Americas
Aligns to the TEKS Resource System, Unit 3, Coming to America: Exploring and Colonizing America
With these resources, students will learn where and why groups of people explored, colonized, and settled in the United States and how they developed a free enterprise system.
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.
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