A list of favorites from the New York Public Library.
From 50-75% of all words used in school books, library books, newspapers, and magazines are in the Dolch Basic Sight Vocabulary of 220 words (preschool thru Grade 3). The Dolch word list is made up of "service words" (pronouns, adjectives, adverbs, prepositions, conjunctions, and verbs) which cannot be learned through the use of pictures.
Workbook to download, flashcards, phrase cards, gameboards, organization tips and more!
This booklet, Helping Your Child Learn Mathematics, offers fun activities that parents can use with children from preschool age through grade 5 to strengthen their math skills and build strong positive attitudes toward math.
This is a great site for parents involved in children's education.
It provides free Internet resources for K - 8.
The value of homework extends beyond school. We know that good assignments, completed successfully, can help children develop wholesome habits and attitudes. Homework can help parents learn about their children's education and communicate both with their children and the schools. The time spent together can encourage a lifelong love of learning.
FamilyFun is about all the great things families can do together.
Early Years Are Learning Years: is an ongoing effort to focus attention on the importance of the early years for children's learning and all aspects of development. EYLYs are short articles designed for parents and other adults involved with children on a daily basis.
A worthwhile site with extensive content and easy navigation.
This is an online parenting magazine that is updated daily.
All parents need a little advice now and then. Get the lowdown on parenting basics like discipline, homework help, and how to talk to your child about tough subjects.
The National Association for Child Development
The National Academy for Child Development, Inc. is an international organization of parents and professionals dedicated to helping children and adults.