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INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS CENTER
777 Third Avenue
Redwood City, CA 94063
Hours: 8am to 4pm
 
Contact:
Tiffiney Koleckar-Greene
IMC Director
Phone: 650.367.4330
or
IMC Specialist
 

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SUFFICIENCY OF INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE 

A public hearing on the sufficiency of instructional materials for school year 2016/2017 will be held:

Date:               September 14, 2016

Time:              7:00 p.m.

Place:              District Office Board Room, 750 Bradford Street, Redwood City, CA  94063


ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS PILOT 2016-2017 

The Redwood City School District will be piloting English Language Arts programs in 2016-17.
The programs selected by the Redwood City School District Adoption Committees were adopted by the State Board of Education on November 4, 2015.
 
ELEMENTARY:
Benchmark Education Company, Benchmark Advance and Benchmark Adelante, Grades Kindergarten through 5
McGraw-Hill School Education, Reading Wonders and Lectura Maravillas, Grades Kindergarten through 5
 
MIDDLE SCHOOL: 
McGraw-Hill School Education, StudySync CA Edition, Grades 6 through 8
Amplify Education, Inc., Amplify ELA:  California Edition, Grades 6 through 8 
 
The program materials listed above are available for public comment and review at the Instructional Materials Center located at 777 Third Avenue, Redwood City, CA  94063.
 
 

 MATHEMATICS ADOPTION FOR GRADES 6 THROUGH 8 

On June 7, 2016 the Redwood City School District adopted the following Mathematics program:

CPM College Preparatory Mathematics Educational Program: Core Connections, Courses 1-3 ©2013 for 6th through 8th grades.

CPM textbook resources are available at http://cpm.org/textbooks/ 
  

2016 RECOMMENDATION FOR MATHEMATICS PROGRAM FOR GRADES 6 THROUGH 8 

On April 13, 2016 the 6-8 Mathematics Adoption Committee reviewed the feedback from the pilot process for two math programs - Go Math, Houghton Mifflin and CPM Education Program: Core Connections, Courses 1-3. They recommended the following program from the state approved list:

CPM Educational Program: Core Connections, Courses 1-3 ©2013, 6th through 8th grade.

The textbooks are on display at the Instructional Materials Center through May 31, 2016, 2016 for public review and comment. 


 

2016 RECOMENDACIÓN PARA EL PROGRAMA DE MATEMÁTICAS DE 2016 PARA LOS GRADO DE 6to A 8avo

El 13 de abril de 2016 el Comité de Adopción de Matemáticas  para 6º-8º revisó los comentarios del proceso de los pilotos de dos programas de matemáticas - Go Math, Houghton Mifflin y CPM Education Program: Core Connections, Courses 1-3. Se recomendó el siguiente programa de la lista aprobada por el estado:

CPM Educational Program: Core Connections, Courses 1-3 ©2013, desde 6to hasta 8avo grado.

Los libros de texto están expuestos en el Centro de Materiales de Instrucción hasta el 31 de mayo de 2016, para la revisión y los comentarios del público. 


 
PRIMARY MATH ADOPTION GRADES K THROUGH 5
The Redwood City School District adopted enVision MATH Common Core 2015.
The publisher Pearson has a training site for the program at http://mypearsontraining.com/products/envisionmath/2015/tutorials.asp
 
2015 HISTORY-SOCIAL SCIENCE FRAMEWORK UPDATE
The Instructional Quality Commission approved the Draft History-Social Science Framework for California Public Schools for field review on September 18, 2014.
 
2015 ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT ADOPTION
ELA/ELD Programs adopted by the California State Board of Education on November 4, 2015 are organized into five program types Basic ELA, Basic ELA/ELD, Basic Biliteracy, Intensive Intervention, and Specialized ELD.

A list of all adopted English Language Arts/English Language Development programs are available at http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/rl/im/sbeadoptedelaeldprogs.asp

COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS
The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) were adopted by the California State Board of Education on August 2, 2010.  Resources providing information on CCSS are located on the California Department of Education web site http://www.cde.ca.gov/re/cc/ 
 
COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS AVAILABLE IN SPANISH
The translated versions of the Common Core Standards are available for Language Arts and Mathematics at http://commoncore-espanol.com/california-common-core-state-standards-en-espa%C3%B1ol
 
2016 REVISION OF THE SCIENCE FRAMEWORK
The Instructional Quality Commission approved the Draft Science Framework for California Public Schools. The dates for the first 60-Day public review period are from November 17, 2015 through January 19, 2016. Review of copy of the 2015-2016 Draft Science Framework at http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/sc/cf/scifw1st60daypubreview.asp
 
 
 
RCSD Curriculum:
Transitional Kindergarten:  Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Splash Into Pre-K
 
Kindergarten thru 5th: Houghton Mifflin Reading, California Medallion edition © 2010
 
Kindergarten thru 2nd:  Better Chinese, Better Immersion Program © 2015
 
6th thru 8th: Pearson Literature for California & Language Central CA edition © 2010

4th thru 8th: Inside Language, Literacy and Content, National Geographic, Hampton Brown © 2006
 
Transitional Kindergarten:  Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Splash Into Pre-K
 
Kindergarten thru 5th:  Pearson enVision Math California Common Core edition © 2015
 
6th thru 8th:  CPM College Preparatory Mathematics Core Connections, Course 1-3
 
Prentice Hall Classic Algebra 1, CA edition © 2008
 
Science:
Transitional Kindergarten thru 5th:  Delta Education, Full Option Science System © 2007/2016
 
Kindergarten thru 1st: Building Blocks of Science, Carolina ©2014
 
6th thru 8th:  CPO Focus on Science, Earth, Life, Physical, CA edition © 2007
 
Transitional Kindergarten:  Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Splash Into Pre-K
 
Kindergarten thru 5th: California Vistas CA edition, @ 2005
 
6th thru 8th: TCI History Alive! CA edition © 2005

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