Why Sieur de LaSalle Matters to Texas

Texas Perspectives

René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de la Salle, set out to build a French colony on the mouth of the Mississippi River, but ended up 400 miles west in Texas. He spent three years exploring Texas searching for the Mississippi, a miscalculation that would cost him his life.

RL
Grades
4
IL
Grades
3-6
GRL
P
Details:
Product type:
ISBN: 978-1-4777-0943-6
Author: Lynn Peppas
Copyright: 2013
Reading Level: Grade 4
Interest Level: Grades 3-6
GRL: P
Lexile: 780L
Dimensions: 8" x 10"