Grade 8: Establishing a Nation
Aligns to the TEKS Resource System, Unit 5, Early Republic - Addressing Challenges 1789-1828
With these resources, students will study how leaders from both political parties worked to establish a stable government and address economic needs of the new republic. Students will study the causes, consequences, and outcomes of the War of 1812.
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.