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History-Social Science Publishers List

2005 State Board Adopted History-Social Science Publishers List.

Publishers are required to post free instructional materials on a Web site easily accessible by the public. The free instructional materials list Web sites are posted below. For questions about a free instructional materials Web site, please contact the publisher.

Note: Assembly Bill X4 2 (Chapter 2, Statutes of 2009-10 Fourth Extraordinary Session) signed on July 28, 2009, suspended the process and procedures for adopting instructional materials, including framework revisions, until the 2013-14 school year. Senate Bill 70 (Chapter 7 of the Statutes of 2011) extended that suspension until the 2015-16 school year.

For information regarding ordering by California school districts and schools, please contact the companies listed below. Orders are submitted directly to the publisher. Shipping/freight charges are included in the price. Sales tax is not included. The current sales tax must be added to the total amount of the order.

Return to Prices Lists of Adopted Instructional Materials


  • Glencoe/McGraw-Hill
    Grade Six through Grade Eight
    Glencoe Discovering Our Past
    P.O. Box 543
    Blacklick, OH 43004-0543
    614-860-1877 fax

  • Harcourt School Publishers
    Kindergarten through Grade Six
    Reflections: California Series
    Grades K-5
    Reflexiones: California Series
    6277 Sea Harbor Drive
    Orlando, FL 32887

  • Holt McDougal, Division of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (formerly Holt, Rinehart and Winston)
    Grade Six
    Holt California Social Studies: World History, Ancient Civilizations (Includes Spanish Editions)
    Grade Seven
    Holt California Social Studies: World History, Medieval to Early Modern Times (Includes Spanish Editions)
    Grade Eight
    Holt California Social Studies: United States History, Independence to 1914 (Includes Spanish Editions)
    6277 Sea Harbor Drive
    Orlando, FL 32887
    800-269-5232 fax

  • Houghton Mifflin Company
    Kindergarten through Grade Six
    Houghton Mifflin History-Social Science
    Houghton Mifflin Historia y Ciencias sociales 2007
    1900 S. Batavia Avenue
    Geneva, IL 60134-3399

  • MacMillan/McGraw-Hill
    Kindergarten through Grade Six
    California Vistas
    Kindergarten through Grade Five
    Vistas de California
    220 East Danieldale Road
    DeSoto, Texas 75115-8815

  • McDougal Littel
    Grade Six through Grade Eight
    McDougal Littel California Middle School Social Studies Series (Includes Spanish Editions)
    1900 S. Batavia Avenue
    Geneva, IL 60134

  • Oxford University Press
    Grade Five through Grade Eight
    Oxford History-Social Science Program for California
    198 Madison Avenue
    New York, NY 10016

  • Pearson Prentice Hall
    Grade Six through Grade Eight
    Prentice Hall Social Studies
    P.O. Box 2500
    Lebanon, Indiana 46052-3009

  • Pearson Scott Foresman
    Kindergarten through Grade Five
    Scott Foresman History-Social Science for California
    Kindergarten through Grade Five
    Scott Foresman Historia-Clencias Sociales para California
    145 South Mount Zion Road
    P.O. Box 2500
    Lebanon, Indiana 46052
    800 552-2259

  • Teachers' Curriculum Institute - History Alive! California Middle School Program
    Grade Six through Grade Eight
    History Alive! California Middle Schools Program (Includes Spanish Editions)
    P.O. Box 1327
    Rancho Cordova, CA 95741
    800 497-6138

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Last Reviewed: Monday, April 6, 2015

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