Pleasanton Unified School District

English Language Arts and English Language Development Adoption Public Notice

English Language Arts and English Language Development Adoption

Public Notice


October 23 - November 27, 2017


PUBLIC PREVIEW FOR PROPOSED NEW ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS AND ENGLISH LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS


Materials for Course Preview

English Language Arts/English Language Development

Grade Level

Course Title

Instructional Material

Core or Supplemental

12

Advanced Composition

The Longman Reader (11th Edition)

Core

12

Advanced Composition

The Prose Reader: Essays for Thinking, Reading, and Writing (11th Edition)

Supplemental

11

AP English Language and Composition

Conversations in American Literature (14th Edition)

Core

12

AP English Literature and Composition

Norton Introduction to Literature, 12th Edition

Core

9-12

Debate

Issues and Controversies Online by infobase

Core

12

Exploring Knowledge

From Socrates to Sartre: The Philosophic Quest by T.Z. Lavine

Core

12

Exploring Knowledge

Philosophy by Kevin Perry

Core

12

World Literature

David Damrosch's Gateways to World Literature 2 (volume set)

Core

12

World Literature

The Prose Reader: Essays for Thinking, Reading, and Writing (11th Edition)

Supplemental

 

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Beginning October 23, 2017, and continuing until November 27, 2017, parents/guardians, staff, and community members will have an opportunity to preview new instructional materials proposed for District adoption.


The public previews for the all pilot materials viewable at the District Office at 4665 Bernal Avenue.  Individuals interested in previewing the course outlines and instructional materials may review them by contacting Ken Rocha (krocha@pleasantonusd.net), Director of Secondary Education, for an appointment between 8:00AM and 4:00PM, Monday through Friday.  The materials will not be available for check out.


If you have any questions about this public preview, please contact Lisa Hansen, Executive Secretary for Curriculum, at 925-426-4326.


ELA/ELD Adoption: Public Notice (English, Simplified Chinese, Spanish)