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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.


Please email or call your teacher.

Grade 3 Literacy - Week Six

Printable Version of this lesson board in PDF format

3rd Grade Literacy

Week 6 May 11-15
Semana 6 11-15 de mayo

Weekly Packet

Paquete Semanal

Literacy Objectives: The students will be able to:

  • describe the connection between particular sentences and paragraphs in a text (e.g., comparison, cause/effect, first/second/third in a sequence)
  • write an informative/explanatory text that introduces a topic, conveys ideas and information clearly.

Objetivos Literario: Los estudiantes podrán:

  • describa la conexión entre oraciones y párrafos particulares en un texto (por ejemplo, comparación, causa / efecto, primero / segundo / tercero en una secuencia)
  • escriben textos informativos y explicativos para examinar un tema y transmitir ideas e información con claridad.
mprender los componentes de la escritura narrativa.

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, 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.

What's the difference between weather and climate?

What are climate and climate change?

Colorado River flow is shrinking — warm weather may be to blame

Newsela en español

Para acceder los artículos, haga clic el titulo e inicie sesión. Lea el texto y termine las actividades haciendo clic en la flecha azul.

¿Cuál es la diferencia entre el tiempo y el clima?

¿Qué son el clima y el cambio climático?

Científicos dicen que el río Colorado se está secando debido al calor

Benchmark Reading Selection


Mondo and Gordo Weather the Storm


Stormy Weather

Global Alert

Adelante selección de lectura

¡Las tormentas eléctricas son las mejores!

Los tornados

Mondo y Gordo capean la tormenta


Alerta Global

Scholastic BookFlix

Click on the link. If necessary, use the username and password listed to begin using Bookflix.

Come On, Rain! and Rainy Weather Day

Username: Learning20

Password: Clifford

Scholastic BookFlix

Clic en el enlace. Si es necesario, use el nombre de usuario y la contraseña enumerados para comenzar a usar Bookflix. Los días nevados y Un día de nieve

Nombre de usuario: Learning20
Clave: Clifford

Summer Bridge

Este libro solo está disponible en inglés.

Take It Outside- Make a relief map using elements in your ecosystem - page 48.

Writing Activities

Handwriting Practice

Prewriting Venn Diagram Activity: Write your ideas on the Venn Diagram to help you organize your thoughts.

Informative Writing Prompt: Write an informative essay in which you explain the difference between weather and climate. Use the article, "What's the difference between weather and climate?” Also, use the books assigned to you on Benchmark Advance and the YouTube videos to support your evidence.

Actividades de escribir

Pre-escritura diagrama de Venn actividad: Escribe tus ideas en el diagrama de Venn para organizar tus ideas

Escritura informativa: Escribe un ensayo informativo que explique la diferencia entre el clima y el tiempo. Usa el artículo, "¿Qué son el clima y el cambio climático?” También usa los libros de Benchmark Adelante y los videos de YouTube para apoyar tu evidencia.


Complete the forms: Regular Plural Nouns


Llenen las hojas: El plural de sustantivos


PBSkids Weather Surprise Game

The Winter Weather Machine- Reader's Theater on Benchmark Advance (F-M)


Adivinanzas para niños el clima y el clima por video

La máquina del tiempo invernal- Teatro del Lector- Benchmark Adelante (F-M)

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.

Learn how to solve the Rubik's Cube or use the online solver to calculate the steps needed.


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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