6-8 Curriculum

English Language Arts:

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mcdougla littell

 Mcdougal Littell has systematic instruction built for students to have a solid platform for learning.  Questioning strategies following each selection helps the students with basic recall and move to higher-order thinking skills.  Integrated language skills feature reinforced vocabulary, spelling, grammar skills with plenty of practice.  Built-in support before, during and after each selection helps improve student reading comprehension.


mcdoug math

McDougal Littell mathematics is a traditional textbook series.  Lessons are organized by chapter and content.  Prerequisite skills review at the beginning as well as telling students what they will learn for each chapter.  Students will build understanding of concepts through a variety of models and practice.




Singapore Dimensions Math 6–8 brings the Singapore math approach into middle school. The program emphasizes problem solving and empowers students to think mathematically, both inside and outside the classroom. Pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, data analysis, probability, and some advanced math topics are included in this rigorous series. Dimensions Math 6–8 is a logical next step for students who completed Dimensions Math PK–5, or for students ready to gain a solid foundation for higher level math. Dimensions Math is designed to better serve U.S. teachers and students. The series follows the principles outlined in the Singapore mathematics framework, including the Concrete, Pictorial, Abstract (CPA) Approach, bar modeling, and more


Prentice Hall California Science Explorer Focus on Earth, Life and Physical Science is a traditional textbook featuring content in the three main areas of science instruction.  Redding School District is currently processing an adoption of science materials to align with Next Generation Science Standards.

life science earth science   physical science

History-Social Science:

McDougal Littell History is a traditional history text spanning Ancient Civilizations, Medieval and Early Modern Times to U.S. History. 

6th ancient his medieval history  U.S. History 

National Geographic Learnings program encourages empathy for the world's peoples and cultures.  Through the stories of individuals, students view history as an exploration.  They are empowered to experience their unique place in history and apply their strengths as global citizens. Engaging and motivating activities that meet the California History-Social Science Standards.

ancient history medieval history   U.S. History

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