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How Can I Help My Second-Grader With Separation Anxiety?

Please help! My 7-year-old son started second grade three weeks ago. Every morning when we get out of the car he cries and doesn't want to go to school. He says it's because he will miss me and wants to stay at home with...

My Second-Grader Won't Follow Directions

My grandson yells at me when I tell him to do something (homework, change his clothes, eat, almost anything). He is very upset when I'm not around him, so it's not that he doesn't like being with me. I just don't know how to stop...

Your child and technology: what your second grader needs to know

Your second grader will learn to use technology tools like email and simple graphing software.

Your child and reading: A grade-by-grade guide

Keep tabs on what kids should be learning in reading, from kindergarten through fifth grade.

What to expect in third grade

Learn about what to expect for your child in third grade.

Math tips for every grade

Too many kids get math-phobic as they get older. Here's how to keep your child passionate about math from kindergarten through high school.

Reading tips for every grade

Expert tricks to improve your Kindergartner through 5th grader’s reading.

Activities for Readers, Grades 2-5

Talking, playing and even cooking with your child can help reinforce the reading skills learned in school. Here's how.

Our book lists for kids, grades K-5

Browse by grade level to find great books for your child recommended by our panel of children's book experts.

Our 3 favorite reading worksheets for each grade

Rev up reading skills - no matter what level your child's at - with our favorite reading worksheets for preschoolers through fifth graders.