Texas History for Kids: Lone Star Lives and Legends
By Karen Bush Gibson
Oversized paperback book includes plenty of interesting historical facts, along with 21 activities sure to keep kids and adults busy. Learn about Cretaceous times, Texas missions and the Republic of Texas, statehood and settlement, the Civil War, cowboys and the range, the Galveston hurricane, oil boom, space age and the American Southwest.
Activities include making a flag, tie a cowboy knot, plan a Juneteenth celebration, make a rocket, build a bat house and more!
Includes a time line, a list of historic sites to visit or explore online and internet resources for further study. Includes photographs.
Ages 9 and up. 8.5×11″ paperback.