•                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Parents and Kids  
     
    USEFUL WEBSITES FOR PARENTS...
     
          A parent's guide to special education in NYS for children ages 3-21 
     
          Parent guide to the Common Core Standards 
     
          Online collection of resources of learning disabilities and ADHD for parents and teachers. 
     
          Learning Disability Association of NYS. Provides support, resources and advocacy at a state level.
     
          Learning Disability Association of America. Provides support, resources and advocacy at a national level.
     
          Children & Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. Provides education & information.
     
          Online collection of resources about reading for parents & teachers. 
     
    http://www.kids.nypl.org/book-lists
          Extensive lists of books, poems, and more, organized by age & grade
     
    http://www.pearsonsuccessnet.com
           Website for EnVisions Math and Reading Street (your child has been given a user name and password
                                                                                                         to access this site by his/her classroom teacher)
     
            Marcy K-5 Library/Media Resources website filled with many more useful resources & web links 
     
    INFORMATIVE BOOKS FOR PARENTS...
     
    Overcoming Dyslexia by Sally Shaywitz
     
    The Gift of Dyslexia by Ronald Davis
     
    The Explosive Child by Dr. Ross Greene
     
    Driven to Distraction by John Ratey
     
    Learning to SlowDown & Pay Attention by Kathleen Nadeau & Ellen B. Dixon