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Public invited to review piloted textbooks, instructional materials

Books The San Juan Unified School District would like to invite staff, families, students and the community to view materials being considered for adoption in grades TK-12. There are materials in a variety of subject areas being considered, including English/language arts, math, social science and world languages (see below for a detailed list).

We value your input and will collect feedback from you at the viewing.

Where: San Juan Unified School District office, 3738 Walnut Ave., Carmichael. Please check in with the receptionist, and you will be escorted to the viewing area.

When: Monday through Friday, Dec. 5-23 and Jan. 3-20 from 11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

More information: (916) 971-7364

Materials Undergoing Pilots


Cycle 1 Pilot

Cycle 2 Pilot

K-5 English/language arts

Benchmark Advance

National Geographic Reach for Reading

6-8 English/language arts

McGraw-Hill StudySync

Amplify Amplify ELA/ELD

4-8 English/language arts intervention

McGraw-Hill Flex Literacy

Pearson iLit

Specialized English Language Development

Pearson iLit ELL

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Intervention Solutions California English 3D, course A & B

4-8 math intervention

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Do the Math (grades 4-5)

Center for Mathematics and Teaching Math Links (grades 6-8)

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Math 180 (grades 4-8)

AP French Language

Vista Thémes  

Wayside APprenons

French 4

EMC T’es Branche

Vista Imaginez

AP Spanish Language

Vista Temas

Pearson Abriendo paso

Spanish 3-4

McGraw Hill Asi se dice

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Avancemos

Materials Under Review (pilot not required)

AP US History

·   Bedford/St. Martin’s America’s History, 8th edition

·   Cengage The American Pageant, 13th edition

·   Pearson By the People: A History of the United States, AP edition


·   Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Sociology: The Study of Human Relationships

·   McGraw-Hill Sociology and You