TEKS Expectation 4.8C

4.8C Compare the positive and negative consequences of human modification of the environment in Texas, past and present
Belongs to Statement 4.8: The student understands how people adapt to and modify their environment.

Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

Texas Agriculture
A Journey to the Moon through Texas: Texas and the Apollo Program
Aerial view of Bayfront, Corpus Christi, Texas
After the Great Storm: Galveston's Response to the Hurrican of Sept. 8, 1900
Agriculture in Texas
America's Space Program
Back to Business After Reconstruction
Big Bend Country
Black Gold: the Texas Oil Boom
Bound for Texas
Building Texas: the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Caddo Indians
Call to Arms: The Texas Land Grant, An Introduction
Castolon: A Meeting Place of Two Cultures
Census and Census Records
Cities and Towns in Texas
Counties and County Seats
Counties of Texas
Dust Bowl, 1930s
El Paso, Before and After the Railroad
From Pioneer Paths to Superhighways
Galveston City Hall
Galveston Hurricane of 1900
Geography Awareness Week Website
Geography of the Study of the Spanish-Speaking People of Texas
Gulf Coast
Handbook of Texas Online
Hazardous Business: Industry, Regulation, and the Texas Railroad Commission
Hill Country
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 German Element in Texas from 1820-1850
History Pin Online
How did we get to 254 Counties in Texas?
Jo Ann Stiles
La Frontera Fluida (The Fluid Border)
La Salle in Texas - Teacher's Guide for the Age of Discovery and Exploration
Memorial and biographical history of Dallas County
Metropolitan Statistical Areas
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 4
Minor League and Black Baseball in Texas
Natural Disasters
Out of the Dust: Visions of Dust Bowl History
Panhandle Plains
Piecing Together History: A Turn-of-the-Century African American Farmstead
Population in Texas
Prairies and Lakes
Runaway Slaves
South Texas Plains
Spanish Missions of Texas
Spanish Missions of Texas Supplemental
Stagecoaching in Texas
Street view of the 300 block of Main Street (oldest known photograph of Houston)
Texas Almanac
Texas Almanac
Texas Almanac Teacher's Guide
Texas and Pacific Coal Company, Thurber, Erath County
Texas Counties Map with Names
Texas Counties Map without Names
Texas Geography Lesson Plan
Texas Geology Map
Texas Historic Sites Atlas
Texas Locations Video Category (TAMI)
Texas Maps from TPWD
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
Texas Outline Map
Texas Rivers Map
Texas Towns Database
Texas Transportation
Texas, the Home for the Emigrant, from Everywhere
Texas: The Lone Star State Today
The Forgotton Colony: San Patricio de Hibernia
The Germans in Texas; a Study in Immigration
The Kishi Farm: Japanese Immigrants to Texas
The National Parks of Texas: In Contact With Beauty
The Rio Grande Border Filmography Project
The Texas Dust Bowl

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