[Unit Theme Resources]

Below are links to various materials we've created to support students' work on the unit theme: Encounters.

[Think Like a Geographer]

Here are links to Internet resources that can be used to support instruction of the “Think Like a Geographer” feature for this unit: How Did Buffalo Survive in a Changing World?

Texas Natural History Collection
Part of the Texas Memorial Museum at the University of Texas, this site provides virtual visits to the museum's vertebrate natural history collections and an online searchable database and links to other University of Texas and external natural history resources.

[Links for Citizenship]

Internet resources can be used to support instruction of the “Citizenship” feature for this unit: How Do You Celebrate Your Traditions?

The Institute of Texan Cultures has a Web site chockfull of information about the many groups whose traditions contribute to Texas life.