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Textbooks and Materials

Brook Knoll and Vine Hill Elementary Schools:

K-5 California Science 2008 - MacMillan/McGraw-Hill
K-4 History/Social Science for California 2006 - Scott Foresman
5th grade History Social Science Reflections - Harcourt Brace
K-5 Math - Pearson Investigations 3
 
 

Scotts Valley Middle School:

Subject

Textbooks and Instructional Materials

Year of Adoption

 

Most Recent Adoption?

% of Students Lacking Own Copy

Reading 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 Adopted in 2002-03, CA Board of Education approved.  Prentice-Hall Publisher. Additionally, teachers use supplemental materials from the FOSS kits. Yes 0%
History-Social Science Adopted in 2005-06, CA Board of Education approved.  Rand McNally Publisher. Yes 0%
Foreign Language Adopted in June 2017, Autentico for Years 1 and 2 Yes 0%
Health

Sex education portion of the course: Teen Talk, adopted for 2017-18

Yes 0%

 

Scotts Valley High School: 

Subject

Textbooks and Instructional Materials

Year of Adoption

 

Most Recent Adoption?

% of Students Lacking Own Copy

Reading Adopted 2002 Prentice Hall Inc; McDougal-Littell Various novels, essays updated on a regular basis and approved by Curriculum Council and School Board Yes 0%
Mathematics         Adopted 2016 Houghton Mifflin; Oxford University Press; Haese & Harris, Cengage Learning, Mathematics Publishing, Big Ideas Learning Yes 0%
Science Adopted 2008 Glencoe; McGraw Hill; Holt Rinehart & Winston; Scotts Foresman & Addison Wesley; Prentice Hall. Adopted 2016 Oxford University Press; Pearson Yes 0%
History-Social Science Adopted 2006 Oxford University Press; Prentice Hall; Glencoe/McGraw Hill; Houghton Mifflin Yes 0%
Foreign Language Adopted 2017.  Pearson Autentico Levels 1,2,3; Vista Higher Learning Imagina, Temas Yes 0%
Health

Adopted 2002 Glencoe

Yes 0%
Visual and Performing Arts

Adopted 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
House on Mango Street – Sandra Cisneros
Textbook: Language of Literature - class set (Romeo and Juliet, The Odyssey)

English II

Lord of the Flies – William Golding
All Quiet on the Western Front – Erich Maria Remarque
Taming of the Shrew - Shakespeare
Night – Elie Wiesel
The Book Thief – Markus Zusak
Ender's Game – Orson Scott Card
Reading Anthology: Literature: Timeless Voices, Timeless Themes (Prentice Hall) - enough for a classroom set

English III

The Language of Literature (McDougal Littell) - all students
The Great Gatsby - all students
Into the Wild - Jon Krakauer
Welcome to the Monkey House - Kurt Vonnegut

English IV

Streetcar Named Desire - Tennessee Williams
Hamlet - William Shakespeare
The Things They Carried - Tim O'Brien
The Kite Runner - Khaled Hosseini
Sound and Sense - (textbook, enough for a classroom set)

Honors English II

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

11 IB

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

12 IB

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

 

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