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The Gorzycki Social Studies department is excited to help you explore both time and place!

6th Grade World Cultures is the study of our world.  Students will learn about various regions of the world and the people who live in them. They will explore various cultures, governments and economic systems. They will investigate what causes population movements and conflict.

7th Grade Texas History is the study of our great state from pre-European conflict right up through the modern day. Students will learn about our states' rich history, tapestry of cultures and famous Texans. Students will also learn how our Texas government works.

8th Grade US History covers the 1st half of American history from the founding of Jamestown in 1607 up through the end of Reconstruction in 1877.  Students will prepare for the 8th grade STAAR in Social Studies.