Common Core Standards For Parents For Dummies, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118841859
  • ISBN-13: 9781118841853
  • DDC: 379.158097
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 509 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Common Core Standards For Parents For Dummies helps you understand what Common Core means for your children, explaining in detail what changes to expect in the classroom as well as when it comes to test time. In addition to a grade-by-grade explanation of the math and English standards the book provides tips and exercises that you can incorporate into everyday life to help ensure success.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Getting up to Speed on Common Core Standards.
2: Exploring Common Core's Roots.
3: Grasping the Basics of the Common Core Standards.
4: Supporting Common Core at Home: Your Role as a Parent.
5: Teaming up with Teachers.
6: Acquainting Yourself with the Standards.
7: Doing the Math in Kindergarten through Grade 8.
8: Graduating to High School Math Standards.
9: Helping Your Child Achieve English Language Arts Standards in K–5.
10: Raising the Bar: English Language Arts Standards in Grades 6–12.
11: Mastering Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects.
12: Part of Tens.
13: Ten Tips for Parents.
14: Ten Ways to Help Your Child Achieve Common Core Standards.
Appendix: Resources for the Common Core Standards.
About the Author.
Author's Acknowledgments.