Republic of Texas

Fourth graders brainstorm about methods of communication that existed in Texas in the 1830's, leading them to comprehend that handwritten letters were the major means of communications. They write to a member of the current Texas Congress, letting them know that you have been studying the first Texas Congress, including reading letters written by a member of the Congress home of his wife.

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