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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!

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How to Use This Page

This page contains a "menu" of lessons and activities for this week's learning at home. You will find the objectives: the specific skills that your child will be able to do. Then you will find a selection of lessons and activities which help your child master those skills. If you run into technical issues or other difficulties with any of these, simply move on and choose another. These activities fit into the Sample Dailly Schedule.

Please keep the following in mind:

  • Your child DOES NOT have to complete all activities listed for each subject.
  • Activities have been identified to give your child choice and variety.
  • Your child's teacher may suggest other activities more appropriate for your child.


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Grade 2 Literacy - Week Two

Printable Version - Week Two Learning Board (in PDF)

2ndGrade Literacy

Week 2
April 6-10

Weekly Packet
Paquete Semanal

Literacy Objectives: Students will be able to:

  • ask and answer such questions as who, what where, when why and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in informational texts.
  • know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
  • write informative/explanatory texts in which they introduce a topic, use facts and definitions to develop points, and provide a concluding statement or section.

Objetivos de Lectura: Los estudiantes van a poder:

  • pregunta y contesta preguntas tal como quién, qué, adónde, cuándo, por qué y cómo acerca del texto y tomando en consideración detalles claves.
  • saber y aplicar fonética y análisis de palabras del nivel de grado cuando lee el texto en voz alta.
  • escribir textos informativos en donde introduces un tema, usar hechos y definiciones para desarrollar puntos y poner una oración de conclusión o sección.

Benchmark Education Home-School Letter

Go to Clever and select the Benchmark app.

Go to your inbox and click on assignments.

Find the Home-School letter titled Welcome to Benchmark.

Have your parents read the letter.

Carta a los padres de familia de Benchmark Education

Ve a Clever y selecciona la aplicación de Benchmark. Selecciona Benchmark Adelante.

Busca la carta de Escuela-Casa titulado Bienvenidos a Benchmark.


V.2 Read and understand informational passages

W.1 Use text features

S.2 Determine the topic and purpose of informational passages

  1. 1 Compare and contrast in informational passages

E.1 Sort short and long vowel words

Achieve 3000 Español

Leer y hacer actividad de Juegos de fama mundial.


Read the text and complete the activities by clicking on the blue arrow. The activities are Power Words, Write, and Quiz.

Is this coyote friends with a badger? Video shows the two traveling together

Why are dreams wacky? Maybe to help us learn and cope

South Florida braced for falling iguanas as temperatures dipped

How dolphins communicate with whistles and clicks

Benchmark Reading Selection

Go to Clever and select the Benchmark app.

Go to your inbox and click on assignments.

Read the book and answer the questions in the back of the book.

The Job of the President of the USA

Plants and Animals in Different Seasons

Polar Habitats

Laura’s Story

Selecciones de Benchmark Adelante

Lee en voz alta para practicar tu fluidez

La estrella de tío

Buenaventura y el jaguar

El rey carpintero

Screen Free Activities

Handwriting Activities and Videos


Writing Journal Prompts (scroll down to Expository Essay Writing Prompts)

Writing from Reading

Choose a text that you read today from IXL, Newsela, or Benchmark to write about.

Copy a short passage that you found to be interesting. Explain what made it interesting for you.

Write a summary of what you read in your book today.

Explain the basic information that is being presented in terms of the 5W's: Who? What? When? Where? Why?

Nonfiction Notepads

Informational Text Reading Response

Scholastic Learn At Home Projects

Explore something you are interested in on BookFlix!

Escritura/ actividades de la lectura

Escoge uno de los cuentos de Benchmark Adelante que leiste el día de hoy.

Copea un pasage del cuento que te dio interés. Escribe de por qué esa parte era interesante para tí.

Escribe un resumen acerca de qué se trató el cuento.

Explica la lectura en terminos de : ¿Quién? ¿ Qué ? ¿ Cuándo? y ¿ Por qué?

Benchmark Universe Assessments

Go to Clever and select the Benchmark app.

Go to your inbox and click on assignments.

Take the assessment assigned to you.

Unit 5 Performance Task

Evaluaciones de Benchmark Adelante

Ve a Clever y selecciona Benchmark y de ahi Adelante.

Ve a su “inbox” y haz click en “assignments” o sea tareas.

Toma la evaluación asignada.

Unidad 5 Tareas de desempeño.

Links and Apps


Scholastic Learn At Home
Scholastic at Home

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