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Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC)

Smarter Balanced Practice and Training Tests
http://sbac.portal.airast.org/practice-test/

Parent Institute Common Core Websites from Mathematics and English Language Arts sessions

National PTA: Parents' Guide to Student Success
http://www.pta.org/files/Common%20Core%20State%20Standards%20Resources/2013%20Guide%20Bundle_082213.pdf

Common Core State Standards: What Parents Should Know
http://www.corestandards.org/what-parents-should-know/

Parent Resources for Learning at Home
http://schools.nyc.gov/Academics/CommonCoreLibrary/ForFamilies/LearningAtHome/SLH_K8.htm

Common Core en Español
http://commoncore-espanol.com/

Common Core State Standards: Middle School
Math Parent Institute Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SC4OG11zOC8

Common Core: The Pros and Cons of Teen Driving
English Language Arts Parent Institute Video
https://www.teachingchannel.org/videos/common-core-collaborative-discussions

Additional Sites for Parents:
California Department of Education: Common Core Resources for Parents and Guardians
http://www.cde.ca.gov/re/cc/ccssresourcesparents.asp

Engage NY: What Parents Can do to Help their Students Learn
https://www.engageny.org/file/4646/download/parent_workshop_what_parents_can_do_handout.pdf

Parent Institute Websites for Home Support

Reading A-Z
http://www.readinga-z.com

Starfall
http://www.starfall.com

ABCYA
http://www.abcya.com

Vocabulary Spelling
http://www.spellingcity.com

EnVision Game Center
http://media.pearsoncmg.com/curriculum/math/gamecenter/en_US/ca-grade-1.html

Great Minds
http://greatminds.net/index.php/parents

Multiplication
http://www.multiplication.com

Math Fact Cafe
http://www.mathfactcafe.com/

Funbrain
http://www.funbrain.com

Wonderopolis
http://wonderopolis.org

Mindmeister
http://www.mindmeister.com/education

PBS Kids
http://pbskids.org

National Geographic for Kids
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com

Time for Kids
http://www.timeforkids.com

NEWSELA Kids
https://newsela.com/articles/?category=kids

Smithsonian
http://www.si.edu

Tween Tribune
http://tweentribune.com

Free Typing Web, practice at home
http://www.typingweb.com/

Free Dance Mat Typing practice for ages 7-11, practice at home
http://www.bbc.co.uk/guides/z3c6tfr

Mario Typing
http://mario-typing.toogame.com

Common Core Works: Roadmaps
http://www.commoncoreworks.org/domain/131

Khan Academy
https://www.khanacademy.org

Los Angeles County Library
http://www.colapublib.org/children/

Fun English Games
http://www.eslgamesplus.com/

Books online with audio
http://uniteforliteracy.com/

Books read aloud via video
http://www.storylineonline.net/

Activities and tips for reading and math help at home
http://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/

Books to read online
http://www.magickeys.com/books/

Learning English
http://easyworldofenglish.com/

English Vocabulary and Grammar practice
http://www.languageguide.org/english/

Sightword Uno (link to download printable game)

Occupational Therapy (link to home activities)

Dictionary and Thesaurus
http://dictionary.reference.com
http://thesaurus.reference.com
http://merriam-webster.com
https://kids.wordsmyth.net