Educational Tips for Parents
Check out our weekly newsletters below to find out information on a variety of educational topics. Recommended for parents of children ages two to grade eight.
LEARNING IN NYC
Our Learning in NYC newsletters bring learning and exploration together to offer you and your child a hands on learning experience in your own backyard!
Our reading newsletters provide parents with reading strategies, tips and book recommendations from experienced NYC teachers. Find out ways to instill a love for reading within your child and learn how to create a positive reading environment at home!
Our writing newsletters provide parents with a better understanding of writing instruction across grades. Find out ways to turn your child into a writing machine and learn how you can best support your child’s writing development in fun and creative ways!
Our math newsletters help crack the code that is math instruction in the 21st century! We know that supporting your child with their math work can feel especially challenging since the way math is taught today is worlds different from how we all learned out. Check out our math newsletters to learn more about how math is taught today and how you can support this learning at home!
Time Management, Work Habits & Study Skills
These newsletters guide parents on supports they can put in place at home to build their children’s executive functioning skills, therefore helping them develop stronger work habits. Our newsletters outline simple ways you can create routines at home that will translate to academic success for your child!
TEST PREP: NEW YORK STATE EXAMS, 3rd-5th
Check out our test prep newsletters to learn more about how to best prepare your child for the 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade New York State English Language Arts and Math exams. Our newsletters include many important tips and tricks to help your child navigate the tests with ease and confidence!
We at City Kid know the importance of a strong relationship between teachers and parents. These newsletters give you resources to help forge that bond and provide you with the right questions to ask to better understand what goes on in your child’s classroom and what you can do at home to help support this work.
MEET OUR TEAM: TUTORS OF THE MONTH
Learn more about the amazing team of tutors we have at City Kid. Our tutors have a proven history of success working with children of all grades to not only help them reach their academic goals, but most importantly, develop a love of learning and strong sense of confidence in each of our unique learners!