Objective: Historians of 2017 will (1) evaluate if the Texans were justified in declaring independence from Mexico; (2) evaluate if the United States should have annexed Texas in 1845
Task 1: complete the Do Now
Task 2: Were the Texans justified in declaring independence from Mexico in 1836?
Document Analysis: Today's four documents and the document analysis worksheet.
Task 3: Should the United States annex Texas? Google Moderator
Texas Revolution Notes (Google Presentation)
U.S. - Mexican War (Video Clip Library)
Homework: Letter to President Polk. Complete the assignment and submit a homework completion form.