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The Parents’ Guides to Student Success were developed by teachers, parents and education experts in response to the Common Core State Standards that more than 45 states have adopted.

Created for grades K-8 and high school English, language arts/literacy and mathematics, the guides provide clearconsistent expectations for what students should be learning at each grade in order to be prepared for college and career.

Overview Guide

Guides for grades K-8 School are available in both English and Spanish.

Grade-Specific Guides

3rd Grade Parents' Guide    4th Grade Parents' Guide    5th Grade Parents' Guide

 

6th Grade Parents' Guide    7th Grade Parents' Guide    8th Grade Parents' Guide

 

The guides include:

  • Key items children should be learning in English language arts and mathematics in each grade, once Common Core Standards are fully implemented.
  • Activities that parents can do at home to support their child's learning.
  • Methods for helping parents build stronger relationships with their child's teacher.