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New K-12 Science materials were adopted at the March 2018 School Board meeting. This page has been updated with materials lists, meeting dates, and online access instructions as our adoption process progressed.

 

The Media Service department of the Escambia County School District held a public meeting regarding the 2017-2018 Science Instructional Materials Adoption. At this meeting, the district and state adoption plan was reviewed. And, instructions for online access to the materials being considered for adoption were provided. The meeting was held in the conference room of the Elementary and Secondary Education Office at the J.E. Hall Center (located in Room 131 at 30 E. Texar Drive, Pensacola, FL 32503) on Tuesday, December 12 at 11:30 a.m. Also, the public was invited to visit the Instructional Materials Adoption page of the Media Services website for online access instructions and additional information. 

Instructional Materials Adoption

2017-2018 Instructional Materials Adoption: K-12 Science

New K-12 Science instructional materials were adopted at the March 2018 School Board meeting. Our district adoption process follows the state adoption process. Please visit the FLDOE Instructional Materials site and scroll to the 2017-2018 Adoption Year (Science) section for more information about the state adoption process.

 Our committees recommended and the School Board approved the materials listed below for adoption at the regularly scheduled March 2018 board meeting. 

Per district policy and Florida Statute, the parent of a student in an Escambia County public school/resident of Escambia County may contest the distict school board's adoption of a specific instructional material by filing a petition, on the "Motion to Contest the Adoption of an Instructional Material" form within 30 calendar days after the adoption by the school board.This contest form can be found on the right-hand side of this page under the "Resources" heading.The full policy can be read in section 4.03 of the Rules and Procedures of the District School Board.

The titles are available for public review. For access instructions, please contact the ECSD Media Services office via email at textbooks@escambia.k12.fl.us or 850-469-5502.

Science: K-5 1st Choice/Alt.
Grade K (5020010)  
Publisher Program Title  
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt HMH Florida Science, Grade K, DiSpezio et al., 2019, 1st ed. 1st Choice
Cengage Learning National Geographic Science Florida Edition, Grade K, Butler et al, 2018, 1st ed. Alternate
Grade 1  (5020020)  
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt HMH Florida Science, Grade 1, DiSpezio, et al., 2019, 1st ed. 1st Choice 
Cengage Learning National Geographic Science Florida Ed., grade 1, Butler, Bell, et al., 2018, 1st ed. Alternate
Grade 2 (5020030)    
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt HMH Florida Science, Grade 2, DiSpezio, et al., 2019, 1st ed. 1st Choice
Cengage Learning National Geographic Science Florida Ed., grade 2, Butler, Bell, et al., 2018, 1st ed. Alternate
Grade 3 (5020040)  
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt HMH Florida Science, Grade 3, DiSpezio, et al., 2019, 1st ed. 1st Choice
Cengage Learning National Geographic Science Florida Ed., grade 3, Butler, Bell, et al., 2018, 1st ed. Alternate
Grade 4 (5020050)  
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt HMH Florida Science, Grade 4, DiSpezio, et al., 2019, 1st ed. 1st Choice
Cengage Learning National Geographic Science Florida Ed., grade 4, Butler, Bell, et al., 2018, 1st ed. Alternate
Grade 5  (5020060)  
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt HMH Florida Science, Grade 5, DiSpezio, et al., 2019, 1st ed. 1st Choice
Cengage Learning National Geographic Science Florida Ed., grade 5, Butler, Bell, et al., 2018, 1st ed. Alternate

 

Science 6-8 1st Choice/Alt.

M/J Comprehensive Science 1 & M/J Comprehensive Science 1, Advanced (2002040 & 2002050)

Publisher Program Title  
Pearson Education, Inc. Pearson Elevate Science, Florida Edition, Course 1, Miller et al., 2019, 1st ed.  

M/J Comprehensive Science 2 & M/J Comprehensive Science 2, Advanced (2002070 & 2002080)

Pearson Education, Inc. Pearson Elevate Science, Florida Edition, Course 2, Miller et al., 2019, 1st ed.  
M/J Comprehensive Science 3 & M/J Comprehensive Science 3, Advanced (2002100 & 2002110)
Pearson Education, Inc. Pearson Elevate Science, Florida Edition, Course 3, Miller et al., 2019, 1st ed.  

 

Science 9-12 1st Choice/Alt.

Biology 1 & Biology 1 Honors (2000310, 200320)

Publisher Program Title  
Accelerate Learning STEMscopes Florida 2.0 - Biology, Jarett Reid Whitaker, 2017, 1st ed. 1st Choice
Pearson Education, Inc. Pearson Miller & Levine Biology, Florida Ed., Miller & Levine, 2019, 1st ed. Alternate
Earth/Space Science (2001310)
Discovery Communications, LLC Discovery Education Science Techbook (Florida) - Earth & Space Science, Gensemer, Marsland & Snyder, 2017, 1st ed.  
Environmental Science (2001340)
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

HMD Environmental Science, Heithaus, et al., 2013, 1st ed.

1st Choice 
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Environmental Science: Sustaining Your World, Miller & Spoolman, 2017, 1st ed. Alternate
Marine Science 1 (2002500)
Perfection Learning Corporation Marine Science: Marine Biology & Oceanography, Greene, 2018, 3rd ed. 1st Choice
Cengage Learning Oceanography: An Invitation to Marine Science, Garrison, 2016, 9th ed. Alternate
Physical Science (2003310)
Discovery Communications, LLC Discovery Education Science Techbook (Florida) - Physical Science; Gensemer, Marsland,  & Snyder, 2017, 1st ed.  
Chemistry 1 & Chemistry 1 Honors (2003340, 2003350)
Accelerate Learning STEMscopes Florida 2.0 - Chemistry, Jarrett Reid Whitaker, 2017, 1st ed.  
Physics 1 & Physics 1 Honors (2003380 & 2003390)
Accelerate Learning STEMscopes Florida 2.0 - Physics, Jarrett Reid Whitaker, 2017, 1st ed.  

 

Science: 9-12 *District Selection 1st Choice/Alt.
AP Biology
Publisher Program Title  
Pearson Education                                          Campbell in Focus, Urry et al, 2nd ed.                                                                                                                     1st Choice
Pearson Education Campbell Biology, Urry et al., 11th ed. Alternate
AP Chemistry
Cengage Chemistry, AP Ed., Zumdahl, 10th ed.  1st Choice
Pearson Chemistry: A Molecular Approach, Brown et al, 2017, 4th ed. Alternate
AP Environmental
Bedford, Freeman, and Worth Environmental Science for AP, 2nd ed. 1st Choice
Pearson Education Environment: The Science Between the Stories, Withgott, 2018, 9th AP ed. Alternate
AP Physics
Pearson  College Physics, Etkina, 2014, 1st AP ed.
Marine Science 2
Pearson Essentials of Oceanography, Trujillo, 2017, 12th ed.  
Astronomy    
Benjamin Cummings/Pearson Astronomy Today, Chaisson & McMillan, 2018, 9th ed.