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Learning resources brought to you by Tucson Unified's Curriculum and Instruction

We've provided a rich selection of free, fun online learning sources in English language arts (ELA), math, science, and visual arts to supplement your learning. These are organized by grade level. Click the grade level for your child to get started!

Learn from Home - PreK

Learn from Home - Grades K-2

Learn from Home - Grades 3-5

Learn from Home - Grades 6-8

Learn from Home - Grades 9-12

How to Use This Page

This page contains a "menu" of lessons and activities for this week. You will find the objectives: the specific skills that you work on. Then you will find a selection of lessons and activities which help you practice and master those skills. If you run into technical issues or other difficulties with any of these, simply move on and choose another.

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ELD I- Week Four

Printable Version of this lesson board in PDF format

High School ELD 1

Week 4 April 27-May 1

Weekly Packet

Learning Objectives: Students will be able to:

  • read and listen to stories about the meaning of home according to others and write what home means to them.
  • increase their vocabulary about the home by watching videos and listening to recordings.
  • use count and non-count nouns/quantifiers correctly.
  • understand and write a variety of sentences correctly after watching videos about adjectives and the simple present, simple past, and future tenses.
  • label traditional home vocabulary in the house.

Reading & Writing

Access articles in the Newsela app in your Clever account.

Garden Reminds Refugees of Home

Going "Home" for the First Time

Read 1 of the following articles and answer the questions:

Time to Brush His Teeth

Joanna's Kids

Jose Eats a Biscuit  

Videos & Writing

Watch the videos about what home means and then write 3-5 sentences about what “home” means to you:

0 - 100 What Does Home Mean to You?

What Does Home Mean to You?

Watch 1 or more grammar videos and write 3-5 sentences about what you learned:

Adjectives and Nouns Song for Kids

Simple Past, Present, and Future Tense

Grammar

 

Review the parts of speech and verb tenses. Write your answers on a separate sheet of paper. Share your answers with your teacher.

Count and Non-count Nouns/Quantifiers

Adjectives

Simple Present or Simple Past

Listening

Listen to the clips from Randall’s Listening

Listening

Listen to these clips about staying in the home of an American family, renting an apartment and going to a class reunion from Randall’s Listening Lab, write your answers, and share them with your teacher.

Homestay

Apartment For Rent

Going Home: Class Reunion

Lab, write your answers, and share them with your teacher. Scroll down the page to find the activities.

Reading Books

Acting School and Movie Stars

Projects

Writing Project - Write in your journal about what you did today or about your favorite room in your house. Why is it your favorite room? What do you do there? Who is you with you?

Vocabulary Project – Using sticky notes, label things around the house. (For example: drawer, couch, sink, dishwasher, etc.)

Things around the house word list

Art Project – Use a shoebox and things you find around the house to create a room in a shoebox. Design a room you would like to live in or spend time in. What kinds of things are in the room? Why do you love it?

Example #1 Example #2 Example #3

Games

Click on the link below. Spend 10 minutes every day practicing your typing skills.

Typing Game Link - Typing Club

Go to the first lesson and click on the space bar.

Typing Game Link - Dance Mat Typing

Grammar Games – BrainPOP app available on Clever

BrainPOP Simple Present

BrainPOP Past Simple Be

BrainPOP Simple Past

Vocabulary

create (verb): to make yourself with your own ideas

garden (noun): a place to grow fruits, vegetables and other plants

homestay (noun): a time spent in another country with a family who is local

label (verb): to put a mark or sticker on something

Refugee (noun): a person who is forced to leave their country in order to be safe

discover (verb): to find out about something for the first time

Links and Apps

Click here for Office 365

StudentVUE

Clever

Log-In Questions? See instructions on our Learn From Home page.

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