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Textbooks and Materials

Brook Knoll and Vine Hill Elementary Schools:

Grade Subject Textbooks and Instructional Materials
K-5 Science FOSS (Full Option Science System) Kits; Mystery Science
K-4 History/Social Science History/Social Science for California 2006-Scott Foresman
5 History/Social Science History Social Science Reflections - Harcourt Brace
K-5 Math 2016 Pearson Investigations 3
K-5 English 2019 Heinemann Units of Study ELA

 

Scotts Valley Middle School:

Subject

Textbooks and Instructional Materials

Year of Adoption

 

Most Recent Adoption?

% of Students Lacking Own Copy

English/Language Arts

Adoption of approved CA Board of Education text, 2004-05. Prentice-Hall Publisher Yes 0%
Mathematics         College Preparatory Materials (CPM) Adopted June 2017 Yes 0%
Science FOSS (Full Option Science System) Kits; Green Ninja Yes 0%
History-Social Science 2019 Pearson   0%
Foreign Language 2017, Autentico for Years 1 and 2 Yes 0%
Health

Health Connected, 2017-18

Yes 0%

 

Scotts Valley High School: 

Subject

Textbooks and Instructional Materials

Year of Adoption

 

Most Recent Adoption?

% of Students Lacking Own Copy

English/Language Arts 2002 Prentice Hall Inc; McDougal-Littell Various novels (listed below) Yes 0%
Mathematics         2016 Houghton Mifflin; Oxford University Press; Haese & Harris, Cengage Learning, Mathematics Publishing, Big Ideas Learning Yes 0%
Science 2008 Glencoe; McGraw Hill; Holt Rinehart & Winston; Scotts Foresman & Addison Wesley; Prentice Hall. Adopted 2016 Oxford University Press; Pearson Yes 0%
History-Social Science 2019 McGraw Hill; 2006 Oxford University Press; Prentice Hall; Glencoe/McGraw Hill; Houghton Mifflin Yes 0%
Foreign Language 2017 Pearson Autentico Levels 1,2,3; Vista Higher Learning Imagina, Temas Yes 0%
Health

2002 Glencoe

Yes 0%
Visual and Performing Arts

2002 WW Norton and Co; Glencoe/McGraw Hill; Pearson Education

Yes 0%

English I

Of Mice and Men – John Steinbeck
To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee
Romeo & Juliet - William Shakespeare
House on Mango Street – Sandra Cisneros
Edith Hamilton:  Mythology

English II

Lord of the Flies – William Golding
Ender's Game – Orson Scott Card
All Quiet on the Western Front (selections– Erich Maria Remarque
The Book Thief – Markus Zusak
Night – Elie Wiesel
Midsummer Night's Dream - William Shakespeare

English III

The Crucible - Arthur Miller
A Doll's House - Henrik Ibsen
Into the Wild - Jon Krakauer
The Language of Literature Text - McDougal Littell- 11th grade
Kurt Vonnegut short stories (no text)
Welcome to the Monkey's House - Kurt Vonnegut

English IV

Hamlet - William Shakespeare
The Things They Carried - Tim O'Brien
The Last Lecture - Randy Pauch
Persepolis - Marjane Satrapi
The Kite Runner - Khaled Hosseini
Short stories:  O'Conner, Gordimer, S. Jackson, K. Chopin  (no specific text, but may reference Points of View)
Poetry:  Sound and Sense

Honors English II

Lord of the Flies - William Golding
Brave New World - Aldous Huxley
The Farming of Bones - Edwidge Danticat
Joy Luck Club - Amy Tan
The Taming of the Shrew - William Shakespeare

11 IB/ YEAR 1

The Stranger - Albert Camus
Perfume - Patrick Suskind
The Visit - Friedrich Durrenmatt
Sorrow of War - Bao Ninh
Into the Wild - Jon Krakauer
Macbeth - William Shakespeare

12 IB HL/ YEAR 2

Hamlet – William Shakespeare
1984 – George Orwell
Sound and Sense - (class set)
The Awakening – Kate Chopin
Heart of Darkness – Joseph Conrad
Their Eyes Were Watching God – Zora Neale Hurston
The Great Gatsby – F. Scott Fitzgerald

 

12 IB SL/ LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE

The Great Gatsby – F. Scott Fitzgerald
Hamlet – William Shakespeare
1984 – George Orwell
Persepolis - Marjane Satrapi
The Things They Carried - Tim O'Brien
Sound and Sense - (class set)

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