Notable Earthquakes in Texas


Students write a short essay explaining significant earthquake locations in Texas. Include in the essay the destruction caused by the earthquake, loss of life or injuries, and economic devastation. Students will create an annotated timeline. They will choose 20 earthquake dates and create a color illustration for each. Timeline annotation must include day, month and year of occurrence, what happened, and location.
Link to Resource

http://www.texasalmanac.com/sites/default/files/doc/guide/Tx_Almanac_TG_L16_earthquakes.pdf Disclaimer: this does not appear to be a resource that we own or control.

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Lesson Plans
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Texas State Historical Association

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