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Social Studies and History

Social studies teachers use the social studies TEKS and big idea Essential Questions to guide the study the history of the United States from the exploration period through the 21st century. The social studies standards also require students to problem solve and use critical thinking skills to construct and understand their knowledge of history, geography, economics, government, citizenship, culture, science and technology. Social studies content is taught and applied using role-play, graphic note-taking, group work, and web-based program using interactive whiteboards.

 For more information on the state requirements:  Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills

Our Social Studies and History Team

Joseph Grasso

Joseph Grasso

Titles: 5th Grade Social Studies
Roles: Faculty & Staff
Departments: Austin Teachers, Austin Social Studies
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Sheila Ross

Sheila Ross

Titles: 7th Grade Social Studies
Roles: Faculty & Staff
Departments: Austin Teachers, Austin Social Studies
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Rebecca Terrell

Rebecca Terrell

Titles: 6th Grade Social Studies
Roles: Faculty & Staff
Departments: Austin Teachers, Austin Social Studies
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Jordan Williams

Jordan Williams

Titles: 8th Grade Social Studies
Roles: Faculty & Staff
Departments: Austin Teachers, Austin Social Studies
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