This product from Teaching in the Fast Lane is a PowerPoint presentation meant to introduce and explain the Civil War in Texas. The presentation details the battles that occurred in Texas in addition to notable military units from Texas.
Civil War Activity: Sort Between the North and the South
This lesson is designed to help students better understand the effects of the Civil War in Texas. Students will analyze photographs, songs and newspapers from the Civil War to identify its impact on life in Texas. After an analysis of the primary sources, students will create their own song or newspaper detailing life during this turning point in Texas History.