TEKS Expectation 4.9B

4.9B Explain the economic activities early settlers to Texas used to meet their needs and wants.
Belongs to Statement 4.9: The student understands the basic economic activities of early societies in Texas.

Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

1972 Sears Cup National Championship Team Photograph
A Journey to the Moon through Texas: Texas and the Apollo Program
Aerial Photograph of the Houston Ship Channel with Major Manmade Features Noted, 1959
After the Great Storm: Galveston's Response to the Hurrican of Sept. 8, 1900
Agricultural Research
Air Conditioning
Aldridge Sawmill – The Story in Numbers
Artesian well for irrigating rice fields, Wharton County
Birds and Watchers by Jessie Maye Smith
Black Gold
Black Gold: the Texas Oil Boom
Building Texas: the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Caddo Indians
Call to Arms: The Texas Land Grant, An Introduction
Cities and Towns in Texas
Civil Engineering
Civilian Conservation Corps
Civilian Conservation Corps in Texas
Clifford Mooers to Sterling, June 5, 1931
Cowboys and Cattle Drives, 1865-1885
Dewitt Carlock Greer
Dr. Charles A. R. Campbell on foundation of one of his bat roosts
Ecoregions of Texas
Electrical Power
Environment of Texas
Fate of Spanish Mission Changed Face of West Texas
Fort Griffin State Historic Site Educator Guide
Frontier Life; or, Scenes and Adventures in the South West
Geography Awareness Week Website
Geography of the Study of the Spanish-Speaking People of Texas
Handbook of Texas Online
Hazardous Business: Industry, Regulation, and the Texas Railroad Commission
Heritage Summer 2001
Heritage Volume 14 Winter 1996
Heritage, Fall 2005
Heritage, Volume 05, Number 03, Autumn 1987
Heritage, Volume 12, Number 02, Spring 1994
Heritage, Volume 12, Number 1, Winter 1994
Heritage, Volume 17, Number 04, Fall 1999
Heritage, Volume 4 2007
Highway Development
History in Your Own Backyard
History of McKinney and Collin County
History of Texas: from Its First Settlement in 1685 to Its Annexation to the United States in 1846, Volume 1
History Pin Online
Home on the Range
Houston Ship Channel
How did we get to 254 Counties in Texas?
Inland Waterways
Jean Stuntz
Jo Ann Stiles
La Frontera Fluida (The Fluid Border)
La Salle in Texas - Teacher's Guide for the Age of Discovery and Exploration
Landmarks Over Time
Living on a Cotton Farm: Mexican American Life in Texas
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 4
Mineral Resources and Mining
Out of the Dust: Visions of Dust Bowl History
Parks and Wildlife Activities and Lesson Plans
Pat Neff and Texas State Parks
People of the Plains: Abundant Wind Provides Water
People of the Plains: Focus on American Indians
Piecing Together History: A Turn-of-the-Century African American Farmstead
Political Cartoon on the Cotton Crisis, 1932
Raildroads: Photographs, Manuscripts, and Imprints (DeGolyer Library)
Range Conservation Experimental Station at Abilene
Rise Up: West
Robert Yarnall Richie Photograph Collection
Spanish Missions of Texas
Spanish Missions of Texas Supplemental
Stagecoach Lines
Stagecoaching in Texas
State Parks Publications
Texas Almanac
Texas Almanac
Texas Almanac Teacher's Guide
Texas and Pacific Coal Company, Thurber, Erath County
Texas Archeology in the Classroom: A Unit for Teachers
Texas Counties Map with Names
Texas Counties Map without Names
Texas Geography Lesson Plan
Texas Geology Map
Texas Native American Timeline
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: Photographs, Manuscripts, and Imprints (DeGolyer Library)
The Encyclopedia of Texas, Volume 1
The Galveston Hurricane of 1900
The Karankawa Indians, the Coast People of Texas
The Kishi Farm: Japanese Immigrants to Texas
The Rio Grande Border Filmography Project
Timber! - The Texas Lumber Industry
Underground water
Water Improvement Districts
Water Resources
Weather in Houston
Weather in Texas
What's Cooking at Honey Creek?
Wildlife in Texas
Winds of Change: The Galveston Hurricane of 1900

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