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E.D. Hirsch, Jr.

E. D. Hirsch, Jr., is a professor of English at the University of Virginia and the author of The Schools We Need, The Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, and the bestselling Cultural Literacy. He lives in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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What Your First Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Bantam | Trade Paperback | August 26, 2014
$20.00/24.00(Canada) | 978-0-553-39238-8 (0-553-39238-7)

Give your child a smart start with the revised and updated
What Your First Grader Needs to Know
 
What will your child be expected to learn in the first grade? How can you help him or her at home? How can teachers foster active, successful learning in the classroom? This... Read more






What Your Second Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Bantam | Trade Paperback | August 26, 2014
$20.00/24.00(Canada) | 978-0-553-39240-1 (0-553-39240-9)

Give your child a smart start with the revised and updated
What Your Second Grader Needs to Know
 
What will your child be expected to learn in the second grade? How can you help him or her at home? This book answers these all-important questions and more, offering the specific... Read more






What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know (Revised and updated)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Bantam | Trade Paperback | July 2013
$20.00/23.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-54373-8 (0-345-54373-4)

Help your child exceed the Common Core standards with the revised and updated What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know
 
Designed for use by parents and teachers, this groundbreaking first volume in the Core Knowledge Series provides kindergartners with the fundamentals they need to prepare them for a lifetime of learning. It sets... Read more






What Your Preschooler Needs to Know
Edited by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Delta | Trade Paperback | March 2008
$20.00/24.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-34198-1 (0-385-34198-9)

Give your child a smart start with
What Your Preschooler Needs to Know
 
Designed for parents to enjoy with children, filled with opportunities for reading aloud and fostering curiosity, this beautifully illustrated anthology offers preschoolers the fundamentals they need to prepare for a happy, productive time in school—and for the... Read more






What Your Sixth Grader Needs to Know (Revised)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Delta | Trade Paperback | June 2007
$18.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-33732-8 (0-385-33732-9)

What should your child learn in the sixth grade? How can you help him or her at home? This book answers these important questions and more, offering the specific shared knowledge that thousands of parents and teachers across the nation have agreed upon for American sixth graders. Featuring sixteen pages of... Read more






What Your Fifth Grader Needs to Know, Revised Edition
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr. and Core Knowledge Foundation
Delta | Trade Paperback | June 2006
$18.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-33731-1 (0-385-33731-0)

This completely revised and attractively redesigned edition of one of the most popular volumes in the bestselling Core Knowledge Series features up-to-date ideas and information based on input from parents and teachers across the country.

With sixteen pages of full-color illustrations, a bolder, easier-to-follow format, and a thoroughly updated curriculum, What Your... Read more






What Your Fourth Grader Needs to Know
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Delta | Trade Paperback | May 2005
$20.00/23.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-33765-6 (0-385-33765-5)

Give your child a smart start with
What Your Fourth Grader Needs to Know
 
How can you help your child at home? This book answers that important question and more, offering the specific shared knowledge that thousands of parents and teachers across the nation have agreed upon for American fourth... Read more






What Your Third Grader Needs to Know (Revised Edition)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Delta | Trade Paperback | May 2002
$20.00/23.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-33626-0 (0-385-33626-8)

Give your child a smart start with
What Your Third Grader Needs to Know
 
What should your child learn in the third grade? How can you help him or her at home? This book answers these important questions and more, offering the specific shared knowledge that thousands of parents and... Read more






The Schools We Need
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Anchor | Trade Paperback | August 1999
$17.95/20.50(Canada) | 978-0-385-49524-0 (0-385-49524-2)

Now in paperback with a new introduction, The Schools We Need offers a powerful, compelling, and unassailable argument for reforming America's schooling methods and ideas--by one of America's most important educators, and author of the bestselling Cultural Literacy.

For over fifty years, American schools have operated under the assumption that challenging... Read more






What Your Second Grader Needs to Know
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Delta | Trade Paperback | July 1999
$20.00/23.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-31843-3 (0-385-31843-X)

Give your child a smart start with
What Your Second Grader Needs to Know
 
What will your child be expected to learn in the second grade? How can you help him or her at home? This book answers these all-important questions and more, offering the specific shared knowledge that hundreds... Read more






What Your First Grader Needs to Know
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Delta | Trade Paperback | February 1998
$20.00/23.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-31987-4 (0-385-31987-8)

Give your child a smart start with
What Your First Grader Needs to Know
 
What will your child be expected to learn in the first grade? How can you help him or her at home? How can teachers foster active, successful learning in the classroom? This book answers these all-important... Read more






Books to Build On
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Delta | Trade Paperback | October 1996
$17.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-31640-8 (0-385-31640-2)

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Cultural Literacy
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Vintage | Trade Paperback | April 1988
$15.95/19.95(Canada) | 978-0-394-75843-5 (0-394-75843-9)

In this forceful manifesto, Hirsch argues that children in the U.S. are being deprived of the basic knowledge that would enable them to function in contemporary society. Includes 5,000 essential facts to know. Read more





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