8th grade reading under the Common Core Standards
Students analyze the language, structure, and themes in both literature and nonfiction and explore how new works reinterpret classic myths and legends.
One key 6th grade reading skill
Surprise! This teacher’s description of the new expectations for student reading is nothing like the sixth grade most parents remember.
One key 5th grade reading skill
Want to make sure your fifth grader is ready for sixth grade? This teacher’s simple suggestion may surprise you.
One key kindergarten language skill
We all know kids are supposed to nail those ABCs, but there’s another, even more important reading skill that many parents overlook.
2nd grade vocabulary worksheets
These five worksheets will help your child practice three notable aspects of second grade vocabulary: compound words, homographs, and synonyms.
2nd grade vocabulary and grammar worksheets
These five worksheets will help your child get turned on to words: how they're created and combined, what they mean, how to use them, and even where they come from.
Our 5 favorite 2nd grade reading worksheets
Introduce your young reader to the fun side of language and learning, from parts of speech and using a glossary to sound words and tongue twisters.
Our 5 favorite 3rd grade reading worksheets
Since it's all about reading to learn this year, here are five ways to boost your child's essential comprehension and knowledge-building skills.