Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, a Catholic priest, launches the Mexican War of Independence with the issuing of his Grito de Dolores, or “Cry of Dolores,” The revolutionary tract, so-named because it was publicly read by Hidalgo in the town of Dolores, called for the end of 300 years of Spanish rule in Mexico, redistribution of land, and racial equality.
Isidoro Montes de Oca (1789–1847) was a Mexican-Filipino revolutionary general who fought in the Mexican War of Independence between 1810 to 1821. Description from snipview.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
Texas Independence & The Mexican-American War: Student Journalists Tell All!This lesson is part of two bundles to save you big! Westward Expansion and Manifest Destiny Unit!The Mexican-American War Bundle: 4 Engaging Resources to Teach The Mexican War!Purchase either and save significantly!-----------------------In this activity, students assume the role of journalists following on the foot tails of the United States' Manifest Destiny and write news stories on Texas Independence and Mani...
War Part 1: In the picture above is the Mexican war of independence. Mexico has been in many wars in the past, but this one was one of the most important. The mexican war of independence was a movement for what Mexico used to be called, New spain. Mexico was one of the first countries to fight against Spain. Spain wanted Mexico’s territory, but Mexico didn’t want to give that territory up to Spain. So they went into a war from 1810 to 1821. So they went into a war from 1810 to 1821.