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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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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.

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  • 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 3 Social Studies - Week Five

Printable Version of this lesson board in PDF format

3rd Social Studies

Week 5 May 4 - 8

Social Studies Objectives: Students will be able to:

  • describe how Arizona is connected to other states, Mexico, and other nations by the movement of people, goods, and ideas.
  • utilize a variety of sources to construct a historical narrative exploring Arizona’s cultures, civilizations, and innovations.

Objetivos para estudios sociales: Estudiantes podrán:

  • describir como Arizona está conectado a otros estados, México y otras naciones por medio del movimiento de gente, bienes y servicios e ideas.
  • utilizar una variedad de fuentes de información para construir una narrativa histórica que desarrolla las culturas, civilizaciones e innovaciones de Arizona.

Author Study
Visit Kathleen Krull’s website. Explore her life experiences and the children's books she wrote.

Listen to the books by Kathleen Krull. Learn about Cesar Chavez.
Harvesting Hope: The Story of Cesar Chavez

Estudio de autor
Explora el sitio de la autora Kathleen Krull. Aprende acerca de su vida y otros libros que ella escribió.
Escucha un cuento acerca de la vida de Cesar Chávez:
Cosechando esperanza: La Historia de Cesar Chávez Parte 1 Parte 2

To access the articles, log into your Clever account and click on the Newsela app.
Read the article. Write 3-5 sentences on why Cesar Chavez wanted to help farmworkers.
Activist and Labor Organizer: Cesar Chavez

Newsela en español
Lee los siguientes artículos. Escribe 3-5 oraciones acerca de porque Cesar Chávez empezó a ayudar trabajadores agrícolas.
Activista y organizador sindical: César Chávez

Una breve historia del trabajo agrícola estadounidense

Advance Reading Selection
Cesar Chavez Leader for Equal Rights

Adelante selección de lectura
Cesar Chávez

People and Culture
Research one of the figures from the list below. What is one’s contributions to the society? Create one's life timeline of that contains 2 major contributions.
Cesar Chavez, Dolores Huerta, Larry Itliong, Sarah Bagley, John L. Lewis, Philip Randolph

Gente y cultura
Investiga una de las figuras de la lista abajo. ¿Qué contribuyeron a nuestra sociedad? Crea una línea de tiempo de la vida de una de estas personas. Incluye por lo menos dos de sus contribuciones que tuvieron más influencia.
Cesar Chavez, Dolores Huerta, Larry Itliong, Sarah Bagley, John L. Lewis, Philip Randolph

Journal Writing
Cesar Chavez promoted the civil rights and improved the working conditions of farmworkers. Imagine how history might have been different if Chavez had never lived. Describe in 3-5 sentences.

Escritura en diario
Cesar Chávez lucho para derechos civiles y mejoro las condiciones de los trabajadores agrícolas. Imagina como la historia hubiera sido diferente si Chávez no se involucró en estas causas. Describe lo que tu imaginas hubiera pasado sin el liderazgo de Cesar Chávez. Escribe un párrafo de 3-5 oraciones.

Learn At Home Projects
Cesar Chavez National Monument is a place where Chavez lived and worked. Take a virtual tour of the Monument. Explore his life.

El monumento nacional de Cesar Chávez es un lugar en donde Cesar Chávez vivió y trabajo. Toma un viaje virtual para explora este lugar especial.

Watch the video. What is your dream job? Sketch your dream job and write “When I grow up, I would like to become …"
Jobs and Occupations

Mira el video. Cuál es tu trabajo ideal. Haz un bosquejo de tu trabajo ideal y escribe “Cuando crezca yo deseo ser…
Los oficios y las profesiones

Social Studies Topics
Watch the video. What are 2 children buying at the market? Make a shopping list that contains name of each product and its price they are buying.

Farmers’ Market Math

Temas de estudios sociales
Mira el video. ¿Cuáles son las plantas que tu comes diariamente? Escribe una lista de las plantas que comes y como lo comes. Ejemplo: Orégano es una planta. El orégano se come en la pizza. Ajo es una planta. Se come el ajo en pan de ajo.

El producto en productos agrícolas

Links and Apps


Scholastic Learn At Home
Scholastic at Home

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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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