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

A Journey to the Moon through Texas: Texas and the Apollo Program
After the Great Storm: Galveston's Response to the Hurrican of Sept. 8, 1900
Agriculture in Texas
Back to Business After Reconstruction
Big Bend Country
Census and Census Records
Cities and Towns in Texas
Counties of Texas
Dust Bowl, 1930s
El Paso, Before and After the Railroad
From Pioneer Paths to Superhighways
Galveston Hurricane of 1900
Geography Awareness Week Website
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?
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
Panhandle Plains
Piecing Together History: A Turn-of-the-Century African American Farmstead
Population in Texas
Prairies and Lakes
South Texas Plains
Spanish Missions of Texas Supplemental
Stagecoaching in Texas
Texas and Pacific Coal Company, Thurber, Erath County
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 Towns Database
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 National Parks of Texas: In Contact With Beauty

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