The lesson plans below were written by experienced Texas educators. We are currently in the midst of updating and revising our lessons, so please check back frequently for improved lessons! If you have time to dive deeply into one topic, see TBH's Unit Plans for five-day lessons. Looking for lessons on a particular historical period? Use the Teachers' Guide to orient you to lessons, online exhibits, and kids' activities relating to your topic.
If you wish, use the dropdown menu to filter by subject and grade. While many of our lessons were developed for 4th and 7th grade Texas History classes, most of our lessons may be easily adapted for other grade levels!
signifies a lesson correlated to an exhibit on Texas Beyond History.