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    Middle School Instructional Materials Adoptions

    SCIENCE:

    • Amplify Science (2019 adoption)

    MATH:

    • ENVISIONMATH2.0, Pearson (2017 adoption)

    SOCIAL STUDIES:

    • Grade 6: Spielvogel, Jackson, DISCOVERING OUR PAST: A HISTORY OF THE WORLD, EARLY AGES, McGraw-Hill, 2014. (2015 adoption)
    • Grade 7: Burstein, Stanley Mayer, WORLD HISTORY: ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS THROUGH THE RENAISSANCE, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012. (2015 adoption)
    • Grade 7: Lambert, Dale A. WASHINGTON, A STATE OF CONTRASTS, 2nd ed., Directed Media, 2008 (2010 adoption)
    • Grade 8: Deverell, William, UNITED STATES HISTORY: BEGINNINGS TO 1914, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012. (2015 adoption)

    ART:

    • Glencoe, INTRODUCING ART, EXPLORING ART, and UNDERSTANDING ART, 1999. (Grades 6-8)
    • Barrett Kendall Publishing, PORTFOLIOS: STATE OF THE ART, 2000. (Grades 6-8 for K-8 schools)

    FAMILY LIFE AND CONSUMER SCIENCES:

    • Barry, Bill and Susan Wright, THE REAL GAME, NOICC (National Occupational Information Coordinating Committee), Robinson-Blackmore Printing and Publishing, 1996. (Grades 6-8)
    • Clayton, Nonalee, YOUNG LIVING, 7th edition, Glencoe/McGraw-Hill Publishing, 1997. (Grades 6-7)
    • Thompson and Sax, EXPLORING LIFE SKILLS, Paradigm, 1998. (Grade 8)
    • Kowtauk, Helen, DISCOVERING FOOD AND NUTRITION. Glencoe/McGraw-Hill, 1997. (Grades 6-8)

    HEALTH EDUCATION:

    • COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH FOR THE MIDDLE GRADES, ETR Associates, Santa Cruz, CA. 1996. (one set for each middle school library)
      PROJECT ALERT , Substance Abuse Prevention, The BEST Foundation.

    MUSIC:

    • Culp & Others, WORLD OF MUSIC, Book 6, 1991. (Grade 6)

    PHYSICAL EDUCATION:

    • Five for life, Focused Fitness.

    TECHNOLOGY AND TRADES:

    • Walker, John, EXPLORING METALWORKING, Goodheart Wilcox, 1995.
    • Harms and Swernofsky, TECHNOLOGY INTERACTIONS, GLENCOE/MCGRAW-HILL, 1999.

    WORLD LANGUAGES:

    • Chinese
      Wang, Gwen, CHINESE STEP-BY-STEP, VOL I AND II, SCOTT FORESMAN, 1986.
    • French
      Schmidt, Conrad J., BON VOYAGE, 1, 2, 3. Glencoe/McGraw-Hill, 2008.
    • German
      Winkler, George, KOMM MIT! Levels 1, 2, and 3, Holt Rinehart Winston, 2000.
    • Japanese
      ADVENTURES IN JAPANESE, volumes 1-4, Cheng & Tsui, c2007.
      FURTHER ADVENTURES IN JAPANESE, volume 1, Cheng & Tsui, c2007.
    • Russian
      Kostomarov, B., RUSSIAN FOR EVERYBODY, Russky Yazyk, Moscow, 1989.
    • Spanish
      Blanco, Jose A., SENDEROS 1, 2, Vista Higher Learning, 2018-19 (adoption year 2019)

    Contact Us

    Andrea Young
    instructionalmaterials@seattleschools.org
    Instructional Materials Specialist
    (206) 252-0502