Parent Resources

Welcome to the Parent Resources page. We have grouped our resources into four major categories: Teaching Resources, Fun & Educational for Kids, Head Start Resources & Other and/or Community Resources (community programs and more). 

Children Learning While Playing

Teaching Resources, Fun & Educational for Kids

  • Kindergarten Inicio “versión de los padres”

    Kindergarten Start-Up “Parents Version”
    Oregon Safe Kids
  • Working to prevent unintentional, preventable injury and death.
  • PBS Kids
  • Play hundreds of free educational games and fun activities with your favorite characters from PBS KIDS shows.
  • Reading is Fundamental “
  • The Parents section of the Reading Is Fundamental web site offers several tips and suggestions to help encourage your kids to read. You’ll find activities, tips, articles, booklists, games, and more. There is a Kids section too!
  • Scholastic
  • Online activities and interactive learning for students in grades pre-kindergarten through grade 12.
  • Peep and the Big Wide World
  • Hatching new scientists every day!

    The animated series Peep and the Big Wide World gives wings to the innovative idea of teaching science and math to preschoolers. Wry and distinctive visual humor, charming plotlines, and lovable characters combine with a comprehensive science program to attract and engage kids three to five years old.
  • Every parent has what it takes to be a brain builder.
    The brain develops most rapidly during the first five years of life.

    There is no time in life when the brain develops more rapidly than during the first five years. So by building children’s brains from the earliest ages, you’re actually shaping the foundation for future learning. Here’s a glimpse at all that’s taking place inside your baby’s brain!

    VROOM – The Brain Story (click here)

    VROOM – Activities Print Out (click here)

  • 2015 Parent Resource Guide (English)
  • Summer Resource Guide (Spanish)
  • Parent Resource Guide (Spanish)
  • Clackamas County Summer Resource Guide (Spanish)
  • Clackamas County Summer Resource Guide (English)

Head Start Resources

  • Dental Exam Form
  • Dental Exam / Treatment Plan
    Reporte del Examen Dental / Plan de Tratamiento
  • Manual para los Padres
    Mental Health Resource Guide
  • Compiled by the Mental Health Program at Clackamas County Children’s Commission
  • Parent Handbook & Calendar
    Family Reading & Activity Log (MS-Word)
    Horas de voluntario de familia en el hogar (MS-Word)
    Family Reading & Activity Log (PDF) “
  • Instructions: Use this form to record time you spend at home on activities specifically directed at extending your child’s learning (such as those provided in the Activity Calendar). MS-Word version
  • Well Child Exam Form
    Birth to Five School Readiness Goals
    MH Provider Resource
    School Readiness Goals

Other and/or Community Resources

  • 211 Info
    211info has free information about more than 7,000 health, community, and social services. And now 211 is available in EVERY Oregon county
    Clackamas County Community Resources Poster
  • Community resources poster in English
    Recursos en la Comunidad del Condado De Clackamas
    Общественные ресурсы округа Клакамас
    Clackamas County Community Resource Site
  • Clackamas County offers links to several helpful resources.
    We are a non-profit Community Parent Resource Center serving special education families located in Portland, Oregon with children birth to age 26.
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