Grade 7 - Texas Social Studies

Texas History (Credit: 1.00)

Texas History explores the history of the state from prehistoric times to the present. Students will learn about Texas’ earliest inhabitants and examine the effects of European exploration, colonization, and statehood. Students will study the consequences of both American and world history events on the state of Texas and its people. Additional units of instruction introduce students to subjects such as Texas geography, and economics. The characteristics and functions of state, county, and local governments will be explored.