Here are some helpful websites for parents

NCCA – National Council for Curriculum and Assessment

Parents page:

Here you can download a really helpful booklet to find out what is covered in the curriculum.

Helping your child in 1st and 2nd classes
Helping your child in 3rd and 4th classes
Helping your child in 5th and 6th classes

The website also offers some examples on how teachers teach different topics, like this tip sheet on Division

Helping your child with division

The NCCA have some super videos showing parents helping their children with maths. Although the videos are for children in first and second class they give some fantastic ideas and suggestions on how you can help your child and are well worth a look.
Click here

Help My Kid Learn

This website gives ideas to help your children learn everyday!