Matamoros, Alamo, Goliad L25

Matamoros, Alamo, Goliad L25

In the 25th Lesson of Texas History, you will learn about Mexican secession movements, Battles of Bexar, Battle of Alamo, fate of Fannin’s Army at Goliad, and the details of the resolution at the Battle of the Alamo.

Learning Objectives for Lesson 25

  • Learn about Mexican succession movements
  • Determine the importance of the Battle of Béxar
  • Identify the ways in which Santa Anna dealt with Texas’ resistance
  • Learn about the size of Texas’ military force
  • Learn the commanders of the Mexican-Texian campaign and their strategies
  • Identify the major players of this time period such as James Fannin and James C. Neil
  • Learn Texas strategy to defend the San Antonio river line
  • Identify the condition of Mexican solders during the conflict
  • Explore Santa Anna’s plan to besiege the Alamo
  • Learn the details of the resolution at the Battle of the Alamo

Groups

Course Content

Lessons Status
1

Texas Geography L1

2

Regions of Texas L2

3

MAJOR RIVERS OF TEXAS L3

4

Paleo Indians Period L4

5

Archaic Indians Period L5

6

The Spanish Encounter L6

7

Guns, Germs, and Steel L7

8

Spanish-French L8

9

Spanish Missions L9

10

Spanish Colonial Society L10


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