National PTA Parents' Guide To Student Success
This guide provides an overview of what your child will learn by the end of
2nd Grade in mathematics and English language arts/literacy. It focuses
on the key skills your child will learn in these subjects, which will
build a strong foundation for success in the other subjects he or she
studies throughout the school year.
This guide is based on the Common Core State Standards, which have been adopted by more than 40
states. These K–12 standards are informed by the highest state standards
from across the country. If your child is meeting the expectations
outlined in these standards, he or she will be well prepared for 3rd
For more information on the new curriculum standards, please click the link to visit the
section of the website.