Bridges Second Edition support

Support for families

These resources are for family members of students in classrooms currently using Bridges Second Edition. Support for teachers can be found on the Bridges Educator site.

Your best source for questions and assistance is your student's teacher. We offer the resources below to provide guidance and suggestions for how you can participate in your child's learning.

General Resources

These resources are applicable to all grade levels. For more specific information select a grade level. We will be adding items over time and hope you find this collection helpful.

Family Orientation Letter  An overview of Bridges. Also available in Spanish.

Frequently Asked Questions  about Bridges in Mathematics

Ways a Parent Can Help with Math from Resources for Teachers

SELECT A GRADE LEVEL TO LEARN MORE

Kindergarten

Family Welcome Letter An introduction to Bridges including an overview of the year. Available in English  and Spanish.

For more information including sample lessons and classroom materials
see Bridges Kindergarten.

Bridges Unit Overviews

Free Apps From MLC

Virtual versions of the visual models and manipulatives used in Bridges Kindergarten are available for use with iPads or online. To download or learn more about these free apps, click here.

Additional Resources

Parent's Guide to Success, Kindergarten from National PTA

Age-appropriate books and games for practicing basic skills

Kindergarten blog articles

Grade 1

Family Welcome Letter   An introduction to Bridges including an overview of the year. Available in  English   and  Spanish.

For an overview of the year as well as sample lessons and classroom materials
see Bridges Grade 1.

Bridges Unit Overviews

Free Apps From MLC

Virtual versions of the visual models and manipulatives used in Bridges Grade 1 are available for use with iPads or online. To download or learn more about these free apps, click here.

Additional Resources

Parent's Guide to Success, Grade 1  from National PTA

Age-appropriate books and games for practicing basic skills

Grade 1 blog articles

Grade 2

Family Welcome Letter An introduction to Bridges including an overview of the year. Available in  English   and  Spanish.

For an overview of the year as well as sample lessons and classroom materials
see Bridges Grade 2.

Bridges Unit Overviews

Free Apps From MLC

Virtual versions of the visual models and manipulatives used in Bridges Grade 2 are available for use with iPads or online. To download or learn more about these free apps, click here.

Additional Resources

Parent's Guide to Success, Grade 2  from National PTA

Age-appropriate books and games for practicing basic skills

Grade 2 blog articles

Grade 3

Family Welcome Letter An introduction to Bridges including an overview of the year. Available in  English   and  Spanish.

For an overview of the year as well as sample lessons and classroom materials
see Bridges Grade 3.

Bridges Unit Overviews

Free Apps From MLC

Virtual versions of the visual models and manipulatives used in Bridges Grade 3 are available for use with iPads or online. To download or learn more about these free apps, click here.

Additional Resources

Parent's Guide to Success, Grade 3  from National PTA
Age-appropriate books and games for practicing basic skills
Grade 3 blog articles

Grade 4

Family Welcome Letter   An introduction to Bridges including an overview of the year. Available in  English   and  Spanish.

For an overview of the year as well as sample lessons and classroom materials
see Bridges Grade 4.

Bridges Unit Overviews

Free Apps From MLC

Virtual versions of the visual models and manipulatives used in Bridges Grade 4 are available for use with iPads or online. To download or learn more about these free apps, click here.

Additional Resources

Parent's Guide to Success, Grade 4  from National PTA
Age-appropriate books and games for practicing basic skills
Grade 4 blog articles

Grade 5

Family Welcome Letter An introduction to Bridges including an overview of the year. Available in  English   and  Spanish.

For an overview of the year as well as sample lessons and classroom materials
see Bridges Grade 5.

Bridges Unit Overviews

Free Apps From MLC

Virtual versions of the visual models and manipulatives used in Bridges Grade 5 are available for use with iPads or online. To download or learn more about these free apps, click here.

Additional Resources

Parent's Guide to Success, Grade 5  from National PTA
Age-appropriate books and games for practicing basic skills
Grade 5 blog articles