Is your 5th grader more interested in watching movies than reading books?
Try this simple tactic for getting your digital native hooked on books. Psst: it’ll also help build your child’s confidence for class discussions.
3 ways to grow your relationship with your 5th grader before middle school
Take the time to build your bond now, while your child is on the cusp between being a child and being a teenager. Surprisingly, these strategies will also help your child in school.
Meet 5 of the 1,722 College Success Award-winning high schools helping low-income students thrive
GreatSchools.org uses data to give College Success Awards to high schools that are helping all students prepare for, and succeed in, college.
Help your 4th grader catch up on U.S. history with these stories
Help a child who is new to the U.S. make sense of the history in your region by exposing her to stories based on real history. Here’s how.
The secret to making reading fun for your 3rd grader
When children love to read, it gives them an academic advantage. Here’s one easy way to spark your child’s interest in reading for fun.
How to help your ELL 2nd grader with crazy English spelling
Four ways you can help your child learn to spell in English — even if you don’t read or speak much English yourself.
2 sight words games to help your 1st grader learn to read
Playing these sight word memorization games with your child will help her learn to read faster.
Helping a kindergartner who's learning English build the self-confidence to speak in class
Here are four ways parents can help their kids build the confidence needed to participate in class — even though they’re still learning English.
How parents can help 4th graders learn science through everyday play
Here’s how you can help your child learn important fourth grade science concepts through play.