• Welcome to 7th Grade Texas History!

    I am so excited to have you here at McMillan Junior High!

    In our class we'll be exploring the Lonestar State from its beginnings to contemporary times by anaylzing primary and secondary sources, researching historical figures, and incorporating technology.

     

    Specific units we're covering: 

    Semesters 1 & 2

    Unit 1 - Natural Texas & It’s People
    Unit 3 - Exploration & Early Colonization
    Unit 4 - Mexican Colonization & Empresario System
    Unit 5 - Unrest & Revolt
    Unit 6 - Republic of Texas & Early Statehood

     Semesters 3 & 4

    Unit 7A - Civil War & Reconstruction
    Unit 8 - Cotton, Cattle, Railroads, and Closing the Texas Frontier
    Unit 9 - Modernizing Texas in an Age of Oil
    Unit 10 - Great Depression & WWII
    Unit 11 - Civil Rights & Conservatism
    Unit 12 - Contemporary Texas - Present
    Unit 7B - Government

     

    Schedule: 

    1st Period: 8th Grade Girls Athletics

    2nd Period: Planning Period 7th Grade Texas History

    3rd Period: 7th Grade Texas History

    4th Period: 7th Grade Texas History

    5th Period: Priveledge/Lunch/Advisory

    6th Period: 7th Grade Texas History

    7th Period: 7th Grade Texas History

    8th Period: 7th Grade Girls Athletics

     

    Please feel free to take a look at my Virtual Meet the Teacher Slideshow here. I look forward to meeting you all at our back to school night on Monday, August 9th, 2021!

    In the future please be sure to check Google Classroom for specific details about classroom assignments and due dates. 

    If you have any other questions or would like to schedule a meeting please contact me at brittany.kinlaw@wylieisd.net