Texas History - Four Regions Foldable: This foldable is a great representation of the four main regions that students could make in class or within groups. On the inside, students could list the facts or interesting things about each region.
Texas History trading cards, I think this is such a creative way for students to learn about important figures in Texas history, maybe it could be incorporated into some type of classroom wide card game or used to create a timeline -TK
Texas Regions: This would be an even better project for students to do! In groups they could each make a map of the regions. This would teach the students mapping skills and let them differentiate each region
Setting Up Your Texas History Interactive Notebook
Did you know the name "Texas" comes from a Caddoan Indian word? It is a Spanish corruption of the Caddo word Taysha, which means "friend." Spanish explorers recorded it as Teyas or Tejas. Texas, of course, would be named something that means "friend".