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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'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.


Please email or call your teacher.

Grade 3 Literacy - Week Five

Printable Version of this lesson board in PDF format

3rd Grade Literacy

Week 5 May 4 - 8

Literacy Objectives: The students will be able to:

  • use text features and search tools (e.g., key words, side bars, hyperlinks) to locate information relevant to a given topic efficiently.
  • write an informative/explanatory text that introduces a topic, conveys ideas and information clearly.

Objetivos Literario: Los estudiantes podrán:

  • usar características del texto manera eficiente las características del texto y herramientas de búsqueda (ejemplo: palabras clave, barras laterales, hipervínculos) para localizar información relevante para un tema determinado.
  • escriben textos informativos y explicativos para examinar un tema y transmitir ideas e información con claridad.

Logging into Benchmark

Go to Clever and select the Benchmark app.
Go to your inbox and click on assignments.
Your teacher can assign you books and different assignments.

Entrar a Benchmark Adelante
Vaya a Clever y seleccione la aplicación Benchmark.
Vaya a su bandeja de entrada y haga clic en las tareas.
Tu maestro/a te pueden dar varios trabajos

To access articles, go to your Clever account and click on the Newsela app. Or click on link and log in. Read the text and complete the activities by clicking on the blue arrow. The activities are Power Words, Write, and Quiz.
Money matters: What is Money?
Kids learn how to start their own business
Curious 13-year-old invents a printer

Newsela en español
Haga clic el titulo e inicie sesión. Lea el texto y termine las actividades haciendo clic en la flecha azul.
¿Qué es el dinero?
Convención en Florida les enseña a los niños cómo iniciar su propia compañía
Un chico curioso de 13 años inventa una impresora

Assigned Benchmark Reading Selections
Our Money
Spend It or Save It
Travel Money, USA
Firefighters Need Our Support
Cesar Chavez
Citizens Who Made a Difference

Adelante selección de lectura

  • El dinero
  • Nuestro Dinero
  • Gastar o ahorrar
  • ¿Cuánto costo el viaje?
  • Los bomberos necesitan apoyo
  • Cesar Chávez
  • Ciudadanos que marcaron una diferencia

SuccessMaker, K-8
Go to Clever and select the SuccessMaker app.
Practice 20 minutes each day.

Achieve 3000
Vaya a Clever y seleccione la aplicación Achieve 3000. Practica leyendo a lo mínimo 20 minutos cada día.

Benchmark Advance Readers Theatre:
Cesar Chavez Comes to Visit
The Great Lemonade Stand Off

Scholastic at Home
Password: Clifford
Benchmark Adelante teatro de lector:
La visita de Cesar Chávez
La gran confrontación
Noticias para familias de Scholastics
Para usar los recursos en Scholastic en casa
usa lo siguiente:
Password: Clifford

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.

Pruebas de Adelante
Vaya a Clever y seleccione la aplicación Adelante.
Vaya a su bandeja de entrada y haga clic en las tareas.
Tome la evaluación que le fue asignada.

Links and Apps


Scholastic Learn At Home
Scholastic at Home

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

Free Meals for Kids!

TUSD Grab And Go Meals for Students
Grab-And-Go Info

Grab-And-Go Meal Routes resume Jan. 4. If you have questions or want information about alternative pick-up options, please email


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