TEKS Expectation 7.20A

7.20A Differentiate between, locate, and use valid primary and secondary sources such as media and news services, biographies, interviews, and artifacts to acquire information about Texas.
Belongs to Statement 7.20: The student applies critical-thinking skills to organize and use information acquired through established research methodologies from a variety of valid sources, including technology.

Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

Hughes Tool Company scene
A Journey to the Moon through Texas: Texas and the Apollo Program
Aerial view of Bayfront, Corpus Christi, Texas
Aeronautics and Aerospace Industry
Aerospace Medicine, Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center
America's Space Program
Arrowsport biplane, Stinson Field, San Antonio, Texas, ca. 1930
Artesian well for irrigating rice fields, Wharton County
Artifacts on desk at exhibit at Texas Bankers Association Headquarters in Austin, Texas
Aubrey Darby beside a brand new Ford automobile in front of the Ponta, Texas, post office
Barrilero (water carrier) and donkey cart beside large water tank, Laredo, Texas
Black Gold: the Texas Oil Boom
Bottles, Pins, and Horseshoes: Analyzing Artifacts from the Ransom Williams Farmstead Using Bloom’s Taxonomy
Boy standing beside Edison phonograph on porch of frame residence, ca. 1908
Boys picking cotton, Allenfarm, Texas
Building Texas: the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Celebrate Texas 175: Luke Wilson talks about Carroll Shelby
Celebrate Texas 175: Nolan Ryan talks about Nokona Baseball Gloves
Celebrate Texas 175: Owen Wilson talks about Bline Willie Johnson
Celebrate Texas 175: Summer Glau talks about Wind Energy
Chemical Industry
Child Labor in America
Cities and Towns in Texas
City Electric Garage
Clothing Manufacture
Colonial Life in Texas
Combining milo maize, Allenfarm, Texas
Conquering Polio: A Lecture by David Oshinsky
Construction of Crosbyton-South Plains Railroad, Crosby County, Texas
Cotton bales outside Frisco Freight Depot, Brady, Texas
Cotton Gin Old Red, Richardson, Texas
Cotton Ginning
Cox-Klemin XA-1 ambulance airplane in the air near San Antonio, Texas, 1920s
Daily Life
Dave Jones standing between two mechanical cotton harvestors, Allenfarm, Texas
Demonstration of mechanical cotton picker, Wharton County, Texas
Dr. Charles A. R. Campbell on foundation of one of his bat roosts
Dr. Denton Cooley KHOU film
Electric Park
Electronics Industry
Employee using a Postronic posting machine in the First National Bank in Harlingen, Texas
Employees beside steam kettles, Gebhardt Chili Powder Company, 112 S. Frio Street, San Antonio
Engraving of William L. Moody
Ernest Sorrenson and friends with donkey cart bound for one-room school, Swisher County, Texas
Exterior of Del Rio Electric Light and Ice Company, Del Rio, Texas, ca. 1910s
Focke Wholesale Grocer
Fulton Mansion State Historic Site Activity Guide
Handbook of Texas Online
Hazardous Business: Industry, Regulation, and the Texas Railroad Commission
Health and Medicine
Health and Science in Texas
Historic Land, Railroad, and County Maps
Home on the Range
Hooked on Barbed Wire
Hotel Galvez
Houston and Texas Central Railroad, 1876
Houston Ship Channel images
Howard Hughes' airplane taxiing
Inventions Over Time
Landmark Inn State Historic Site Activity Guide
Lawrence T. Jones III Texas Photographs
Laying Telephone Cable in Galveston Bay, Crew Splicing Cable
Lorenzo de Zavala
Manufacturing Industries
Medical Research
Men and Boys with Ox-drawn Wagon Near Tatum, Texas
Men in Buggy Pulled by Donkeys, La Grange, Texas
Men in Ox-drawn Wagon on Southwest Corner of Public Square, Brady, Texas
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 7
Mineral Spas in Texas
Mobile Devroe Cultivating a Cotton Field with Team of Mules, Allenfarm, Texas
Mount Up! US Cavalry Equipment, 1900-1920
Mr. and Mrs. E. B. Ramsay and Son Edwin with Family Vehicle, Brady, Texas
Mule-Drawn Streetcar, Nuevo Laredo, Mexico
Oil and Gas Industry
Oil Rigs Behind Commercial Buildings on E. Main Street, Kilgore, Texas
Pieces of the Past: A History of Austin Television
Piecing Together History: A Turn-of-the-Century African American Farmstead
Press conference with Michael E. DeBakey KHOU Footage
Railroad Map of Texas, 1932
Railroad System of Texas, 1887
Railroads, Windmills, and Barbed Wire
Red River War: Expansion & Extinction
Red River War: Growth and Expansion
Schedule of the Houston and Texas Central Railway, 1879
Seawall Boulevard
Seawall Construction
Southwestern Historical Quarterly 1897-1997
St. Patricks Church Being Raised
Teaching Outside the Classroom: Growing Texas
Teaching With Documents: Gliddens Patent Application for Barbed Wire
Texas - The Big State Activity
Texas Almanac
Texas and Pacific Coal Company, Thurber, Erath County
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Texas Industries: Then and Now
Texas Originals: Billy Lee Brammer
Texas Originals: Dominique and John De Menil
Texas Originals: Héctor P. García
Texas Originals: Stephen F. Austin
Texas: Photographs, Manuscripts, and Imprints (DeGolyer Library)
The 1900 Storm, Galveston Island, Texas
The disaster scene at New London, March 18, 1937
The Influenza Pandemic of 1918-1919
The Kishi Farm: Japanese Immigrants to Texas
Timber! - The Texas Lumber Industry
Transportation in Texas
Two Ways of Life
Wax, Men, and Money: Candelilla Wax Camps along the Rio Grande
Weather in Texas
Weathering Texas
Windmills in the West

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