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All materials below have been reviewed by California and/or EdReports.org for alignment to the CCSS and the instructional shifts. After selecting a few titles to review in more detail, you can see the CA ELA additions to the CCSS content standards and where more information on those standards can be found in the EdReports review.

Amplify ELA (2016)

Amplify | Grades: 6-8

Adopted by the California State Board of Education.

This title has been reviewed and adopted by the California State Board of Education.

This review contains detailed evidence for the national edition of Amplify; the CA edition is on the CA approved list for Program 1. Learn more about how the review of the national edition applies to the CA version.

Amplify ELA: California Edition and Amplify ELD: California Edition

Amplify | Grades: 6-8

Adopted by the California State Board of Education.

This title has been reviewed and adopted by the California State Board of Education.

Amplify ELA: California Edition and Amplify ELD: California Edition is on the CA approved programs list. EdReports reviewed the national edition of Amplify that was approved for Program 2. Learn more about how the review of the national edition applies to the CA version.

ARC (American Reading Company) Core (2017)

American Reading Company | Grades: K-8

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Benchmark Advance (2018)

Benchmark Education Company | Grades: K-6

Adopted by the California State Board of Education.

This title has been reviewed and adopted by the California State Board of Education.

Benchmark Advance 2021

Benchmark Education Company | Grades: K-6

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Bookworms (2017)

Comprehensive Reading Solutions | Grades: K-5

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

CA Pearson System of Courses

Savvas Learning Company (f/k/a Pearson) | Grades: K-8

Adopted by the California State Board of Education.

This title has been reviewed and adopted by the California State Board of Education.

Calvert Education Curriculum

Calvert Learning | Grades: K-5

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Collaborative Literacy

Center for the Collaborative Classroom | Grades: 3-6

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Grades K-6 of Collaborative Literacy are currently under review by EdReports.

Collections (2015)

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | Grades: 6-8

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Collections (2017)

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | Grades: 6-8

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Common Core Code X

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | Grades: 6-8

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Core Knowledge Language Arts (CKLA) (2015)

Amplify | Grades: K-5

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Core Knowledge Language Arts with Language Studio: California Edition (CKLA/LS CA) is on the CA approved programs list. EdReports reviewed the national edition Grades K-5.

Developing Core Literacy Proficiencies (2016)

Odell Education | Grades: 6-8

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Go to EdReports.org for detailed information about alignment and usability

EL Education K-5 Language Arts (2017)

Open Up Resources | Grades: K-5

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Engage NY (2016)

Engage NY | Grades: 6-8

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

This review covers material available on EngageNY, Expeditionary Learning, and Wiley's Paths to College and Career.

Go to EdReports.org for detailed information about alignment and usability

Expeditionary Learning (2016)

EL Education | Grades: 6-8

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

This review covers material available on EngageNY, Expeditionary Learning, and Wiley's Paths to College and Career.

Go to EdReports.org for detailed information about alignment and usability

Holt McDougal Literature (2012)

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | Grades: 6-8

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Go to EdReports.org for detailed information about alignment and usability

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt California Journeys-Collections (2017)

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | Grades: K-6

Adopted by the California State Board of Education.

This title has been reviewed and adopted by the California State Board of Education.

Into Literature

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | Grades: 6-8

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Into Reading (2020)

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | Grades: K-6

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Journeys (2017)

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | Grades: K-6

Adopted by the California State Board of Education.

This title has been reviewed and adopted by the California State Board of Education.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt California Journeys (2017) is on the CA approved programs list. EdReports reviewed the national edition.

LearnZillion Guidebooks (2018)

LearnZillion | Grades: 6-8

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Literacy by Design (2013)

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | Grades: K-5

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Match Fishtank (2018)

Match Education | Grades: 3-5

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Mirrors & Windows: Connecting with Literature

EMC School Publishing | Grades: 6-8

Adopted by the California State Board of Education.

This title has been reviewed and adopted by the California State Board of Education.

Mirrors & Windows: Connecting with Literature (2016)

EMC School Publishing | Grades: 6-8

Adopted by the California State Board of Education.

This title has been reviewed and adopted by the California State Board of Education.

MyPerspectives (2017)

Savvas Learning Company (f/k/a Pearson) | Grades: 6-8

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

myView Literacy (2020)

Savvas Learning Company (f/k/a Pearson) | Grades: K-5

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Paths to College and Career (2016)

John Wiley & Sons | Grades: 6-8

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

This review covers material available on EngageNY, Expeditionary Learning, and Wiley's Paths to College and Career.

Go to EdReports.org for detailed information about alignment and usability

Reach for Reading

National Geographic Learning/Cengage Learning | Grades: K-6

Adopted by the California State Board of Education.

This title has been reviewed and adopted by the California State Board of Education.

Reading Street Common Core (2013)

Savvas Learning Company (f/k/a Pearson) | Grades: K-6

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Reading Wonders (2017)

McGraw-Hill Education | Grades: K-6

Adopted by the California State Board of Education.

This title has been reviewed and adopted by the California State Board of Education.

ReadyGEN (2016)

Savvas Learning Company (f/k/a Pearson) | Grades: K-6

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Spider Learning ELA (2019)

Spider Learning, Inc. | Grades: 6-8

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Go to EdReports.org for detailed information about alignment and usability

Springboard English Language Arts Common Core Edition (2018)

College Board | Grades: 6-8

Adopted by the California State Board of Education.

This title has been reviewed and adopted by the California State Board of Education.

SpringBoard, English Language Arts & English Language Development

College Board | Grades: 6-8

Adopted by the California State Board of Education.

This title has been reviewed and adopted by the California State Board of Education.

StoryTown (2008 with 2012 CCSS Pack)

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | Grades: K-5

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

StoryTown (2009 with 2012 CCSS Pack)

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | Grades: 6

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Go to EdReports.org for detailed information about alignment and usability

StudySync (2017)

McGraw-Hill Education | Grades: 6-8

Adopted by the California State Board of Education.

This title has been reviewed and adopted by the California State Board of Education.

Go to EdReports.org for detailed information about alignment and usability

Wit & Wisdom (2016)

Great Minds | Grades: K-8

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.

Wonders

McGraw-Hill Education | Grades: K-5

This program was reviewed by the California State Board of Education and not adopted. It is not required that districts use SBE-approved programs; find out more about selecting "off-list" programs here.