INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS CENTER
777 Third Avenue
Redwood City, CA 94063
Hours: 8am to 4pm
650-367-4330SUFFICIENCY OF INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
A public hearing on the sufficiency of instructional materials for school year 2019/2020 will be held:
Date: August 14, 2019
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Place: District Office Board Room, 750 Bradford Street, Redwood City, CA 94063
2017 History - Social Science AdoptionThe California State Board of Education (SBE) has scheduled a History–Social Science Instructional Materials Adoption for 2017. This adoption will consider publisher submissions for instructional materials programs designed for kindergarten through grade eight. Final SBE consideration of submitted programs will occur in November 2017. A list of submitted programs is available at http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/hs/im/hsssubmittedprograms.asp
2017-2018 English Language Arts Adoption
On April 26, 2017 the Redwood City School District adopted the following Program 2 Basic English Language Arts programs:
Grades Kindergarten through 5th Benchmark Education Company, Benchmark Advance/Adelante California edition ©2017
Grades 6th through 8th Amplify Education Inc., Amplify ELA: California Edition and Amplify ELD California edition ©2015
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.
2017-2018 Adopción de las artes lingüísticas en inglés
El 26 de abril de 2017 el Distrito Escolar de Redwood City adoptó el siguiente Programa 2: Programas básicos de las artes lingüísticas en inglés:
De Kindergarten hasta el quinto grado: Benchmark Education Company, Benchmark Advance/Adelante California edition ©2017
Desde el 6to hasta el 8avo grado Amplify Education Inc., Amplify ELA: Edición de California y Amplify ELD edition de California ©2015
Los materiales de los programas mencionados arriba están disponibles para comentarios y revisión del público en el Centro de materiales de instrucción ubicado en 777 Third Avenue, Redwood City, CA 94063.
ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS PILOT 2016-2017The 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 5McGraw-Hill School Education, Reading Wonders and Lectura Maravillas, Grades Kindergarten through 5MIDDLE SCHOOL:McGraw-Hill School Education, StudySync CA Edition, Grades 6 through 8Amplify Education, Inc., Amplify ELA: California Edition, Grades 6 through 8The 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/
PRIMARY MATH ADOPTION GRADES K THROUGH 5The 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.asp2015 HISTORY-SOCIAL SCIENCE FRAMEWORK UPDATEThe Instructional Quality Commission approved the Draft History-Social Science Framework for California Public Schools for field review on September 18, 2014.The Framework is posted at http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/hs/cf/hssfwforfieldreview.asp2015 ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT ADOPTIONELA/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.aspCOMMON CORE STATE STANDARDSThe 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 SPANISHThe 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%B1ol2016 REVISION OF THE SCIENCE FRAMEWORKThe 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
2019-2020 RCSD Curriculum:Kindergarten thru 5th: Benchmark Advance/Adelante CA edition © 2017Kindergarten thru 5th: Better Chinese, Better Immersion Program © 2015
6th thru 8th: Amplify ELA & ELD CA edition © 2015
4th thru 8th: Inside Language, Literacy and Content, National Geographic, Hampton Brown © 2006
Transitional Kindergarten: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Splash Into Pre-KKindergarten thru 5th: Pearson enVision Math California Common Core edition © 20156th thru 8th: CPM College Preparatory Mathematics Core Connections, Course 1-3, Geometry
Prentice Hall Classic Algebra 1, CA edition © 2008
Science:Transitional Kindergarten thru 5th: Delta Education, Full Option Science System © 2007/2016Kindergarten 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-KKindergarten thru 5th: California Vistas CA edition, @ 2005
6th thru 8th: TCI History Alive! CA edition © 2005