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Dr. Jean Stuntz

HPSCJ
WT Box 60807
Canyon, TX 7016
(806) 651-2404
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Topics of Expertise

European Colonization
Texas Revolution
Republic of Texas
Early Statehood
Western Frontier Texas (1840-1880s)

Presentations

1. Texas Women

Summary: A look at women's lives in early Texas.
Related Fourth Grade TEKS: 4.3(D), 4.12 (A), 4.23 (A), 4.23 (B)
Related Seventh Grade TEKS: 7.2 (B), 7.2 (C), 7.4(A), 7.23 (A), 7.23 (B)
Length: 30-45 minutes
Appropriate Audience: Elementary (9-11 yr olds), Middle School (11-14 yr olds), High School (14-18 yr olds)
Setup Requirements: Nothing, up to Power Point

2. Laws Favoring Women

Summary: A look at how Spanish laws about women superseded Anglo laws in the Republic and State of Texas.
Related Fourth Grade TEKS: 4.3(D), 4.12 (A), 4.23 (A), 4.23 (B)
Related Seventh Grade TEKS: 7.2 (B), 7.2 (C), 7.4(A), 7.23 (A), 7.23 (B)
Length: 45-60 minutes
Appropriate Audience: Adult
Setup Requirements: Nothing, up to Power Point

3. Pioneer Women

Summary: A look at how women coped with frontier conditions in early Texas.
Related Fourth Grade TEKS: 4.2(D), 4.3(A), 4.3(D), 4.7(A), 4.8(A), 4.9(A), 4.9(B), 4.9(C), 4.10 (B), 4.12 (A), 4.23 (A), 4.23 (B)
Related Seventh Grade TEKS: 7.1 (A), 7.1 (B), 7.2 (B), 7.2(C), 7.4 (A), 7.10 (A), 7.11 (A), 7.19 (B), 7.21 (B), 7.21 (D), 7.23 (A), 7.23 (B)
Length: 45-60 minutes
Appropriate Audience: Elementary (9-11 yr olds), Middle School (11-14 yr olds), High School (14-18 yr olds), Adult
Setup Requirements: Nothing, up to Power Point

4. Spanish Texas

Summary: A look at culture and society, including race, class, and gender, in Spanish Era Texas.
Related Fourth Grade TEKS: 4.2(C), 4.2(D), 4.2(E), 4.8(A), 4.14(B), 4.19(B), 4.19(C)
Related Seventh Grade TEKS: 7.2(C), 7.2(D), 7.2(E), 7.2(F), 7.19(B), 7.19(C)
Length: 45-60 minutes
Appropriate Audience: High School (14-18 yr olds), Adult
Setup Requirements: Nothing, up to Power Point

Areas of Service

Anywhere
Anywhere within Texas
Within 150 Miles of Abilene
Within 150 Miles of Amarillo
Within 150 Miles of Brownsville
Within 150 Miles of Dallas/Fort Worth
Within 150 Miles of El Paso
Within 150 Miles of Houston
Within 150 Miles of San Antonio

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