The Texas State Historical Association is pleased to provide Texas history lesson plans for our Web site users. Aligned with TEKS, reviewed, and often linked to articles in the Handbook of Texas Online, these lesson plans are a valuable tool for Texas history teachers.

Use the links below to view current lesson plans or share your own lesson plans with fellow teachers. Before sharing your own lesson plans you will need to create an account. Please note that we will publish your name and school with your lesson plan, but we will not publish or share your e-mail address.

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Use full-text search to find presentations (i.e. "oil," "7.1," or "broadside") or browse to view lists in the following areas: topics, standards (TEKS), grade, title, or the five most recently published lesson plans.

For assistance with content-related issues, please contact Stephen Cure, TSHA Director of Educational Services, at (940) 369-5200 or by e-mail at