Visit Engage NY to find many resources regarding the Common Core learning standards and expectations. One very helpful resource you may access on this site are the Sample Grade 4 ELA Passages and Math Questions along with annotations. These passages are samples from the 2013 NY State Examinations in ELA and Mathematics.
When you click on the link it will take you to the Engage NY home page. Then:
1) Click Parent & Family Resources
2) Click Interpreting ELA & Mathematics Tests, Results and Score Reports
3) Find Understanding the Tests
4) Click Annotated 2013 3-8 ELA and Mathematics State Test Questions
5) Click the grade and subject you prefer