Common Core Resources

Common Core Resources and Links

Common Core Resources

Parent Resources for the Common Core State Standards (CCSS)

Two page informational flyer
"Parents and the CCSS"

English Spanish Vietnamese Tagalog


Highlights of the Common Core

Language Arts Mathematics

Higher Mathematics

National PTA -
Parents Guide to Student Success


K-8 Parent Handbook
(gives an overview of all Math and English language arts standards for grades K-8)

English Spanish

Council of the Great City Schools

Parent Roadmaps: Language Arts

Kinder 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th

Council of the Great City Schools

Parent Roadmaps: Mathematics

Kinder 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th
California Department of Education Grade Level Curriculum

Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC)
(View and take a practice test of the
new assessment for 2014-15)

Everyday Teachable Moments

Short (3 min.) videos that show you how to turn everyday events into teachable moments.

Get to the Core

A website with great tools to learn more about the CCSS. In English and Spanish.

Common Core Shifts for Students & Parents

This is a great book about how a child becomes a reader.

To download a copy of A Child Becomes a Reader, click the link below.

A Child Becomes A Reader

To help you find the right books for your child,

please click the link below for a Leveled Book List:

For printing practice click the link below:

"Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn."

-Benjamin Franklin