Ken Burton - Social Studies
Hi! My name is Ken Burton and I teach Seventh Grade Texas History.  I will also serve as Department Head for Texas History this year.  I have taught at the middle school level for 25 years, and this will be my 17th year at CPMS!  In my spare time I enjoy running, mountain biking and generally being outside.  I am married Mrs. Burton who teaches American History here at CPMS.  Between us we have 5 children and one grandchild.  Our youngest three are still in high school and keep us very busy.   I am looking forward to another great school year!   My email address is kenneth.burton@leanderisd.org. My extension is 43150. 

Texas History Units of Study
Geography & Native Texans
Age of Contact
Spanish Texas
Road to Revolution
The Texas Revolution 
The Republic of Texas 
Statehood and the Mexican War
The Civil War
Frontier Wars and Cattle Drives
Texas Government
Turn of the Century & the Age of Oil
The Great Depression & WWII
Modern Texas

Grading Policy
Tests/Projects - 60%
Daily Work - 20%
Learning Checks - 20%

Online Textbook
Mcgraw Hill Textbook Instructions

Go to the McGraw Hill website http://mcgrawhill.leanderisd.org

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