TEKS Expectation 4.2C

4.2C Explain when, where, and why the Spanish established settlements and Catholic missions in Texas as well as important individuals.
Belongs to Statement 4.2: The student understands the causes and effects of European exploration and colonization of Texas.

Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

Title
15 Minute History: Texas and the American Revolution?
A History of Collin County, Texas
A History of Smith County, Texas
A Memorial and Biographical History of Navarro, Henderson, Anderson, Limestone, Freestone and Leon Counties, Texas
A New History of Texas for Schools -1895
A Pictorial History of Texas, from the Earliest Visits of European Adventurers, to A.D. 1879
A Southern Community in Crisis: Harrison County, Texas, 1850-1880
A Texas Scrap-book
A Texas Scrap-Book: Made Up of the History, Biography, and Miscellany of Texas and Its People
A Wild and Vivid Land: An Illustrated History of the South Texas Border
A Witness to Westward Expansion
Arnie Armadillo and the Texas Heroes - Samuel 'Sam' Houston
Bernardo de Galvez
Bexar Archives Online
Biographical Encyclopedia of Texas
Catholic Church
Colonial Challenges Austin Faced
Contours of Discovery: Printed Maps Delineating the Texas and Southwestern Chapters in the Cartographic History of North America
DeWitt Colony Papers: Documents and Correspondence for 1824 - 1826
DeWitt Colony Papers: Documents and Correspondence for 1827-1828
DeWitt Colony Papers: Documents and Correspondence for 1829 - 1834
Digging Deeper:Mission San Saba
Documents of Texas History
Donated Maps Help Save Texas History and Illustrate Early American Independence
El Mesquite
Empresario System in Texas
European Exploration
Famous Gunfighters and Feuds
From San Antonio to the Panhandle: Texas Pioneer Women
From ship to ship, Texas A&M conservationists restore history.
Gone to Texas: the Story of the Texas Empresarios
Gone to Texas: The Story of the Texas Empresarios (Social Studies, Grade 4)
Guide for Lesson Plans: Excerpts from Curriculum Guide for Texas History
Handbook of African American Texas
Handbook of Texas Online
Hidalgo, Francisco
Historical Map Collection
History in Your Own Backyard
History of Texas: from Its First Settlement in 1685 to Its Annexation to the United States in 1846, Volume 1
History of the Alamo and of the Local Franciscan Missions
Houston and Texas Central Railroad, 1876
Imaginary Kingdom: Texas as Seen by the Rivera and Rubi Military Expeditions, 1727 and 1767
Introduction to Stephen F. Austin
Introduction to the Tavern Stage of Texas Gunfights
Introduction to the Tavern Stage of Texas Gunfights
Jose de Escandon
La Salle in Texas - Teacher's Guide for the Age of Discovery and Exploration
Lady In Blue
Learning From Cabeza de Vaca
Letter from Mexia to Zavala, April 16, 1833
Lone Star Leadership Academy
Mapa de los Estados Unidos de Méjico 1828, from The Holcomb Digital Map Collection
Margil de Jesus, Antonio
Massanet, Damián
Memorial and Biographical History of Ellis County
Mexican Texas
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 4
Mind Missions - 4th grade workbook
Mission Architecture
More Famous Gunfights and Locations
Moses and Stephen F. Austin in Texas
New Texas History Movies
Notable Texas Landmarks
Papers concerning Robertsons Colony in Texas, Volume 10
Prehistoric Texas
Presidios
Railroad System of Texas, 1887
San Antonio de Bexar Presidio
Settlement of Spanish and Mexican Texas
Spanish Missions
Spanish Missions of Texas Supplemental
Spanish Texas
Stephen F. Austin in Texas
Stephen F. Austin's The Registro: Texas Society Helps Save Texas History
Tejanos Through Time - TSHA ebook
Texas and the Texans; or, Advance of the Anglo-Americans to the South-West; including a history of leading events in Mexico
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Texas Experiences: Mexican-American Heritage
Texas Forts
Texas History Mini-Qs from The DBQ Project
Texas History Snippets Interactive Map: Roads and Places of the Texas Revolution
Texas Indian Troubles
Texas Originals: Albert Horton Foote Jr.
Texas Originals: Amon G. Carter
Texas Originals: Charles Goodnight
Texas Originals: Dominique and John De Menil
Texas Originals: Edna Ferber
Texas Originals: Fray Damián Massanet
Texas Originals: Héctor P. García
Texas Originals: Ima Hogg
Texas Originals: John Biggers
Texas Originals: Jovita González
Texas Originals: Minnie Fisher Cunningham
Texas Originals: Norris Wright Cuney
Texas Originals: Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Originals: Sam Houston
Texas Originals: Stephen F. Austin
Texas Originals: Susanna Dickinson
Texas Originals: Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca
Texas Pioneer Women: Enterprising Women in the West
Texas Pioneer Women: Legacies
Texas Pioneer Women: Mexican Era
Texas Pioneer Women: Q&A
Texas Pioneer Women: Spanish Era
Texas Pioneer Women: Statehood Era
Texas Talk with State Historian of Texas Bill O'Neal: Gunslingers in Texas
Texas Talk: Dr Rick McCaslin presents Mending Fences: The Marques de Rubi in 1768 and the Spanish Texas.
Texas Talk: Dr. Gregg Cantrell Speaks on Stephen F. Austin's Early Life
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm - Bernardo de Galvez
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm - Bernardo de Galvez - Questions and Answers
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm - Spain at War and the Acquisition of Louisiana
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm - Spain at War and the Acquisition of Louisiana
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: Bernardo de Galvez, Governor Of New Orleans
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: Bernardo de Galvez, Governor Of New Orleans
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: Contrasting Cultures: Patricia de Garza de Leon and Petra Vela Vidal Kennedy
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: Contrasting Cultures: Patricia de Leon and Petra Vela Kenedy
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: Patricia de Leon's Legal Battles and Legacy
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: Patricia de Leon's Legal Battles and Legacy
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: Patricia de Leon, Mexico's Independence, and Texas Empressarios
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: Petra Vela Vidal Kennedy and Mifflin Kenedy
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: Politics in the de Leon colony (Victoria Colony)
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: Politics in the de Leon colony (Victoria Colony)
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: Politics in the de Leon colony (Victoria Colony)
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: Questions and Answers
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: The Tribulations Of Bernardo De Galvez
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: The Tribulations Of Bernardo De Galvez
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: Understanding the Galvez Family
Texas Talks with Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm: Understanding the Galvez Family
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja: Franciscan Missions and Experiences
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja: Franciscan Missions and Experiences
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja: San Antonio and Mission San Jose
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja: Spanish Empire and Christianity
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja: Spanish Empire and Christianity
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Teja: The Diverse Worlds of Fray Margil
Texas Talks with Dr. Frank de la Tejas: The Diverse Worlds of Fray Margil
Texas Talks with Dr. Gregg Cantrell Stephen F. Austin: Empresario of Texas: Full Texas Talk
Texas Talks with Dr. Gregg Dimmick: Come and Take It! Gonzales Cannons - Part 1
Texas Talks with Dr. Gregg Dimmick: Come and Take It! Gonzales Cannons - Part 2
Texas Talks with Dr. Gregg Dimmick: Full Webinar on the Gonzales Cannons
Texas Talks with Dr. Gregg Dimmick: Question and Answers on the Gonzales Cannon
Texas Talks with Dr. Gregg Dimmick: Question and Answers on the Gonzales Cannon
Texas Talks with Dr. Rick McCaslin: King Charles' Reform in 18th Century Texas
Texas Talks with Dr. Rick McCaslin: On the Condition of Spanish Presidios in 18th Century Texas
Texas Talks with Dr. Rick McCaslin: On the Impact of the Marqués de Rubí on Spanish Texas
Texas Talks with Dr. Rick McCaslin: On the Importance of the Marqués de Rubí on Spanish Texas
Texas Talks with Dr. Rick McCaslin: Spanish Regulations for Presidios in Texas
Texas Talks with Dr. Rick McCaslin: The Marques de Rubi Question and Answers
Texas Talks with Dr. Rick McCaslin: The Marques de Rubi Question and Answers
Texas Talks with Dr. Rick McCaslin: The Marqués de Rubí in 1767
Texas Talks with Dr. Rick McCaslin: The Marqués de Rubí Journey
Texas Talks with Dr. Rick McCaslin: The Marqués de Rubí Journey
Texas Talks with the State Historian of Texas Bill O'Neal: Conclusion
Texas Talks with the State Historian of Texas Bill O'Neal: Question and Answers
Texas Talks: Dr. Carolina Castillo Crimm: The Legacy of Bernardo Galvez
Texas Talks: Dr. Gregg Dimmick discusses Mexican side of the Story of the Gonzales' Cannon.
Texas Talks: Rick McCaslin and The Marques de Rubi in Spanish Texas
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, Companias Volantes, Part 4
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, Emma Tenayuca, Part 5
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, Jose de la luz Saenz, Part 3
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, Mexican Independence, Part 6
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, The Tejano Monument, Part 2
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, The TSHA Handbook of Tejano History, Part 1
Texas Talks:Dr. Gregg Dimmick discusses Come and Take it! Gonzales Cannons - Part 3
The Encyclopedia of Texas, Volume 1
The Evolution of Early "Six Shooter" Technology
The Evolution of Firearm Combat from Horseback
The Fort St. Louis Archeological Project
The Story of Corpus Christi
The Texas Revolution
Willie Nelson and the Austin Music Scene
Traveling the El Camino Real

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