TEKS Expectation 4.7A

4.7A Explain the geographic factors such as landforms and climate that influence patterns of settlement and the distribution of population in Texas, past and present.
Belongs to Statement 4.7: The student understands the location and patterns of settlement and the geographic factors that influence where people live.

Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

Aerial Photograph of the Houston Ship Channel with Major Manmade Features Noted, 1959
Celebrate! Festivals Across Texas
Counties of Texas
Donated Maps Help Save Texas History and Illustrate Early American Independence
Educational Trunks from the Texas Forestry Museum
Encyclopedia of Texas Jewish Communities
Environment of Texas
From Pioneer Paths to Superhighways
German Pioneers in Texas; A Brief History of Their Hardships, Struggles and Achievements
Guide to Texas Emigrants
History in Your Own Backyard
How did we get to 254 Counties in Texas?
La Frontera Fluida (The Fluid Border)
Life In An East Texas Forest Games
Media in Texas
Memorial and biographical history of Dallas County
Mesquite Trees in Texas
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 4
Minor League and Black Baseball in Texas
Modern Economy of Texas
Parks and Wildlife Activities and Lesson Plans
Texas Locations Video Category (TAMI)
Texas Originals: Albert Horton Foote Jr.
Texas Originals: Amon G. Carter
Texas Originals: Charles Goodnight
Texas Originals: Edna Ferber
Texas Originals: Ima Hogg
Texas Originals: J. Mason Brewer
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: Susanna Dickinson
The National Parks of Texas: In Contact With Beauty
Water Resources
Traveling the El Camino Real

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