A Teacher's Guide
to Lorenzo de Zavala


By using this guide, students will be able to:

  • Explore the reasons behind the Texas Revolution, both in current-day Texas and Mexico.
  • Identify de Zavala's unique qualifications that made him important to the forming of the Texas Republic.
  • Discuss the value of the Texas Navy.

Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills

4th Grade Social Studies: (2)D,E, (3)A, (7)A, (8)A, (14)B, (15)A, (17)D, (21)C
7th Grade Social Studies: (1)A,B,C, (2)D,F (3)B,C, (4)A, (8)A, (9)A,B. (11)A, (17)C, (18)A