Table of Contents The Transition to the Upper Elementary Grades......... 2 School Basics.................................................................... 3 Help Your Child Succeed................................................ 7 Work with Your School................................................. 14 Facts and Tips for Parents............................................. 17 Career Exploration......................................................... 26 Tips for the Parents of Athletes.................................... 28 Looking Ahead to Middle School/Junior High.......... 29 “It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves that will make them successful human beings.” Ann Landers Elementary Parent Guidebook Grades 4-6