Nueva España, Nuevo Santander, España, Spain, Colonial Era, Ranchers, Vecinos, Popladores, Land Grants, Land Charters, Colonization, Porciónes, South Texas, Seno Mexicano, Historias Americanas
TEKS (Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills): 8.2 (A) Identify reasons for English, Spanish, and French exploration and colonization of North America
Lesson objective(s): TLW identify reasons why Spain colonized Nuevo Santander. TLW understand physical characteristics of the Rio Grande Valley that influenced settlement.
Differentiation strategies to meet diverse learner needs: ELD students- whole class discussion, visuals, videos. SPED students- provide notes and short summaries
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Salinas, Jaime M., "Lesson Plan, Social Studies, 8th Grade" (2021). Spring Workshop March 2021. 33.