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

Flori Huitt, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction | Heidi Aranda, Senior Director of Curriculum Development

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

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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.
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Grade 2 Social Studies - Week Three

Printable Version of this lesson board in PDF format

2nd Social Studies

Week 3 April 20-26

Social Studies Objectives: Students will be able to:

  • understand that weather is important to people and examine how it affects their comfort, their food supply, and even their safety.
  • define and understand that the environment includes everything living and everything nonliving.
  • examine how all other living things rely on the nonliving parts of the environment to survive.

Objetivos: Los estudiantes van a poder entender que:

  • el tiempo es importante para la gente. Afecta cómo se siente el cuerpo, sus recursos de comida, y su seguridad aún.
  • el medio ambiente incluye todo lo que tiene vida y todo lo que no tiene vida. Las personas, los animales, las plantas, y todas las cosas vivientes depende en las partes del medio ambiente que no tiene vida para sobrevivir.
  • explica como el tiempo, el clima y otras características ambientales afecta a la vida de las personas en un lugar o región estudiada.

PBS: Wild Kratt’s Episodes
Explore the Desert
Wildlife in Winter

Vamos a tomar un viaje virtual al Parque Nacional Yellowstone.
Yellowstone National Park! Habla con un hermano o padre de familia acerca de qué observas del tiempo, clima y el medio ambiente de ese lugar.

Question of the Day
What is the weather like today? Draw a picture and write about today’s weather.
¿Cómo es el clima el día de hoy? Dibuja un dibujo y escribe sobre ello.

Virtual Field Trip
Let’s take a virtual field trip to
Yellowstone National Park!
Talk to a sibling or guardian about what you notice about the weather, climate, and environment.

Vocabulary/Vocabulario
weather: the daily state of the atmosphere, or air, in any given place.
El tiempo: El estado diario de la atmósfera, o aire, en cualquier lugar dado.
climate: the average of weather conditions in an area over a long period.
El clima: El promedio de las condiciones del tiempo en un área durante un largo período.
environment: All the physical surroundings on Earth are called the environment.
medio ambiente: Todos los alrededores físicos en la Tierra son el medio ambiente.

Family Projects
Fun Experiments
https://esp.brainpop.com/ciencias_sociales/
Un excelente sitio en español en donde se puede apredner más acerca de ciencias sociales con toda la familia.

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