• Fourth Grade Unit: Native Texas


Texas buffalo hunt

Unit Objectives

  • Unit Goal:

    Students will understand the origins, similarities, and differences of American Indian Groups in Texas before European exploration.

    Essential Concept:

    Students will understand that where you live impacts how you live.

    *Sample Questions:

    How does space create community and community create space?

    How does your geographical location influence your way of life?

    How did the Native Texans use elements of their environment to meet their needs for shelter, clothing, and nutrition?

         *Note: Questions should be student-generated (formulated with teacher/librarian guidance).