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    Instructional Materials - Elementary

    ART:

    SRA/McGraw-Hill, Art Connections, 2001. (grades K-5)
    Abbeville Press, HOW ARTISTS SEE series. (grades K-5)

    ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS:

    SCHOOL DICTIONARY 2, Macmillan, 1990. (grades 3-5)
    Great Source, THE WRITING SPOT, 1998. (grade K)
    Pearson Learning, WRITE DIRECTION, 2000. ( grades 1-5)

    READING:

    Kendall Hunt, PEGASUS II, 2000. (grades K-5) Supplemental big books and trade books for the Kendall Hunt kindergarten curriculum are as follows: Thanksgiving, I Have a Sister My Sister Is Deaf, Where Does the Garbage Go?, Spectacular Spiders, Kites, The Three Bears, Seven Blind Mice, Very Hungry Caterpill;ar, Rain Forest, Across the Stream, My Friends, All About You, Little Cloud, Families Are Different, Pilgrims First Thanksgiving, Flat Stanley, Animal Action ABC, Gingerbread Man, Let's Take Care of the Earth, Three Billy Goats Gruff, My Five Senses, Hats Hats Hats, Planting a Rainbow, Carrot Seed, Here Comes Mother Goose

    HOUGHTON MIFFLIN READING: A LEGACY OF LITERACY, 2001. (grades K-5)

    HEALTH:

    THE GREAT BODY SHOP, The Children's Health Market, 1997. (grades K-5)
    F.L.A.S.H. : Family Life and Sexual Health, King County Dept. of Health. (grade 5)

    MATHEMATICS:

    MATH IN FOCUS: SINGAPORE MATH BY MARSHALL CAVENDISH, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015. (grades K-5; adoption year 2014)
    CONNECTED MATHEMATICS 2, PRIME TIME, Pearson/Prentice Hall, 2006. (grade 5)
    CONNECTED MATHEMATICS 2, BITS AND PIECES I, Pearson/Prentice Hall, 2006. (grade 5)

    MUSIC:

    SILVER BURDETT MAKING MUSIC, Pearson, 2005. (grades K-5)

    PHYSICAL EDUCATION:

    ·        Five For Life, Focused Fitness.  (grades K-5) Adopted  2008.

    ·        Fit Lit, Focused Fitness. (grades K-3)

    ·        Fab Five, Focused Fitness. (After school program)


    SCIENCE: Standards-Based Instructional Materials

    Hands-On Science, SPS Kit Based Science Instruction (grades K-5)
    Pre-K: BUILDING STRUCTURES, WATER: EDC Red Leaf Press
    Kindergarten: ANIMALS, FABRIC, WOOD: FOSS
    Grade 1: BALLS AND RAMPS:INSIGHTS, WEATHER:STC, ORGANISMS:STC
    Grade 2: LIQUIDS: INSIGHTS, SOILS: STC, BALANCING AND WEIGHING: STC
    Grade 3: SOUND: STC, ROCKS& MINERALS: STC, PLANT GROWTH: STC
    Grade 4: CIRCUITS & PATHWAYS:INSIGHTS, ECOSYSTEMS: STC, FOOD CHEMISTRY: STC
    Grade 5: LAND & WATER:STC, MICROWORLDS:STC, MODELS & DESIGNS:FOSS

    SOCIAL STUDIES:

    Boehm, Richard and Others, STORIES IN TIME, Harcourt Brace, 1997. (grades 1-5)
    Carroll, Patrick & Others, STORYPATH, Everyday Learning Corp., 1996-98:
    *Grade 1:
    The Parade : Celebrating Cultural Diversity (CD-ROM only)
    Families In Their Neighborhoods
    *Grade 2:
    The Wampanoags and the First Thanksgiving
    Main Street (CD-ROM only)
    *Grade 3:
    Communities (not available)
    Understanding The Marketplace : The Toy Company
    Understanding Your Community : Radio Station (CD-ROM only)
    *Grade 4:
    Early Northwest Coast People
    Travel Agency (not available)
    *Grade 5:
    The Struggle For Independence In Colonial Boston (CD-ROM only)
    Oregon Trail (CD-ROM only)
    The Museum (CD-ROM only)

    Washington Our Home (Grade 4), Gibbs Smith, 2009 (Adopted 2010)

    Contact Us

    Andrea Young
    instructionalmaterials@seattleschools.org

    Instructional Materials Specialist
    (206) 252-0502