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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 Four

Printable Version of this lesson board in PDF format

3rd Grade Literacy

Week 4 April 27-May 1

Literacy Objectives: Student will be able to:

  • describe the relationship between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text, using language that pertains to time, sequence, and cause/effect.
  • write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.

Objetivos Literario: Los estudiantes podrán:

  • describa la relación entre una serie de eventos históricos, ideas o conceptos científicos, o pasos en procedimientos técnicos en un texto, utilizando un lenguaje que se relacione con el tiempo, la secuencia y la causa / efecto.
  • escribe textos informativos / 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 the articles, go to your Clever account and click on the Newsela app.

Read the text and complete the activities by clicking on the blue arrow. The activities are Power Words, Write, and Quiz.
“Chinese start recycling efforts in an effort to reduce mountains of trash”
“Is it possible to make no waste?”
“Mother Nature says stop releasing balloons”
“The History of Earth Day”
“We asked NASA: How different would life on Mars be from Earth?”
Newsela en español
Los chinos empiezan a reciclar para reducir montañas de basura
La historia del Día de la Tierra

Benchmark Reading Selection

Earth: The Water Planet
The Seven Natural Wonders
Earth: Fast Changes
Oceans and Climate

Adelante selección de lectura

La superficie de la Tierra
La Riquezas de la Tierra
Las Siete maravillas del mundo antiguo
Cambios terrestres
Protejamos nuestros océanos

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.


Compare and contrast- Read the article “We asked NASA: How different would life on mars be from Earth?” and create an organizer to compare the different lifestyles.
Earth Day Foldable – in each square write about 1 way you and your family can save and protect our earth.
Grammar/Sentence Structure Practice
Comparar y contrastar - Lea sus selecciones de Adelante, -La superficie de la Tierra- y –La Riquezas de la Tierra- y crear un organizador para compare que es semejante y diferente.
Día de la Tierra hoja doblada- en cada cuadrito, escribe aproximadamente 1 forma en que usted y su familia pueden salvar y proteger nuestra tierra.
Gramática/Practica de estructura de oraciones-
Lee y completa las oraciones. Escribe el plural de los sustantivos irregulares en la oración.

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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