Use these online elementary U.S. and American History videos entitled Old Texas and the Trail Drivers of America to study how Texas won its independence from Mexico and how Texas shaped the future of America's cattle industry.
Use these 6 online educational videos to ride with the cowboys and trail drivers and discover the legends of the Wild West. Also, learn how Americans accomplished their settlement of Texas. Learn how Texas won its independence from Mexico as brave men battled the odds to defend the Alamo and defeat General Santa Anna at the Battle of San Jacinto. Learn how the Texas Longhorn earned its place in American history and how it shaped the future of America's cattle industry. Discover the influence of the railroads on western expansion and on the trail drives. Differentiate the myth from the reality of the cowboy.