TEKS Expectation 7.18C

7.18C Identify examples of Spanish influence and the influence of other cultures on Texas such as place names, vocabulary, religion, architecture, food, and the arts.
Belongs to Statement 7.18: The student understands the concept of diversity within unity in Texas.

Teach this expectation using entries from our Handbook

Our Handbook entries are written by volunteer historians and professionals, reviewed by TSHA staff, vetted by scholars, and approved by the TSHA Chief Historian.

Support these Programs

As a nonprofit, our education programs depend on supporters like you.

Donate today

The Texas Almanac is your premier source for all things Texan since 1857.

photo of texas almanac

Released every two years, the Texas Almanac is your go-to book for maps and data on all 254 Texas counties. Get your copy today .

When you shop at Legacy of Texas , 100% of the profits go straight to us.