Score! Making the Grade: Grades 1-2 : This new guide helps parents and teachers restore and maintain children's love of learning in the face of higher educational standards. SCORE! Making the Grade: Grades 1-2 features resources that can be used in the classroom and at home, including hundreds of skill-building activities. Teachers and parents will also get reviews of key subjects for grades 1 and 2 as well as effective strategies to improve children's test-taking skills. This is an ideal reference for parents who want to play a key role in their child's education in a time when educational standards are being increased across the country. It also includes proficiency tests and curriculum information for each state.