Presentation on theme: "By Kaylee, Mia and Mark. What is the Alamo? In 1835, Mexican soliders tried to take a cannon away from some Texans in Gonzales, Texas. The Texans fought."— Presentation transcript:
What is the Alamo? In 1835, Mexican soliders tried to take a cannon away from some Texans in Gonzales, Texas. The Texans fought to keep the cannon. This fight was the start of the Texas Revolution. It was a short, but bloody war.
Why did the Alamo start? The Americans started to be independent, so they started the Texas Revolution. The Alamo was the first battle.
What was the Alamo and Where did it take place? The battle of the Alamo took place in 1836 in San Antonio. It was a terrible fight over a simple cannon. The Mexican army won this battle, but lost the war just a few weeks later.
Important Information The Alamo mission is in San Antonio. The most famous battle was fought there. Texan Rebels were using the mission as a fort at the time.