Textbook Recommendations

HISP World Politics” Textbook Recommendation

World Politics: Trend and Transformation 12th edition (and subsequent editions)

Charles W. Kegley, Jr. with Shannon L. Blanton

Wadsworth Publishing

Beginning June 22, 2010, the textbook will be placed for public display in the Professional Library at the Serna Center, 5735 – 47th Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95824. The recommendation is scheduled to be presented to the Board of Education on July 22, 2010 for approval. 

Psychology Textbook Recommendation

The High School Psychology Textbook Committee reviewed the instructional materials to support the “Psychology” course of study. By consensus, the committee recommends the following title for Textbook Adoption:

Invitation to Psychology 4th edition (and subsequent editions)

by Carole Wade & Carole Tavris

Pearson Education Publishers

Beginning June 22, 2010, the textbooks will be placed for public display in the Professional Library at the Serna Center, 5735 – 47th Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95824. The recommendation is scheduled to be presented to the Board of Education on July 22, 2010 for approval.

 Language Arts Textbook Recommendation

The following instructional materials have been reviewed to support reading intervention at the middle school level. The following has been recommended for Textbook Adoption:

Inside Language, Literacy, and Content ©2009 (and subsequent editions)

by David W. Moore, Deborah J. short, Alfred W. Tatum, and Josefina Villamil Tinajero

National Geographic/Hampton Brown Publishers

Beginning July 12, 2010, the textbooks will be placed for public display in the Professional Library at the Serna Center, 5735 47th Avenue, Sacramento CA 95824.

The recommendation is scheduled to be presented to the Board of Education on August 19, 2010 for approval.