Learn From Home

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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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.

Questions?

Please email or call your teacher.

Grade 4 ELD - Week Three

Printable Version of this lesson board in PDF format

4th Grade ELD

Week 3 April 20-26

IMPORTANT:

You must first login to http://www.myngconnect.com to open all the links on this page.

Your username is: your student matric number@s.tusd1.org. Your classroom teacher can provide you with your matric number and your password if needed. To get back to the home page find the home button on the top right corner of any page.

Literacy Objectives:  Students will be able to:  

  • read, “How I Learned Geography” again and take a reading comprehension coach quiz. 
  • sing the song, “One Way to Make a Map” with a family member. 
  • watch a geography video and tell someone about it on the telephone. 
  • edit paragraphs, learn common and proper nouns and how to capitalize. 

Reading Practice 
Take a quiz on, “How I Learned Geography” on pages 153-165. 
http://www.myngconnect.com  
Click on:  MY BOOKS > YOUR BOOK COVER > 
UNIT 3 > TYPE 153 in the top middle box of your online book > PRESS ENTER.  Be sure to click on the blue speaker buttons you see to hear the text read to you. 

Writing Practice  
Write About It! 
On a piece of paper, write a short letter to the author of the story, “How I Learned Geography.”  Tell the author what you liked about the story and what questions you have.

Grammar Practice 
Click on the links below to practice your grammar! 

Editing Paragraphs  
Common and Proper Nouns 

How to take the quiz: 
Click on the icon of the little mouse that you see along the top of your online story.  When you click there, look for the title “How I Learned Geography” in the list that appears. There will be a number 3 by it. Click on the story’s title to take the quiz. Click on the red Q. tiles to see the questions. 

April 15, 2020 
Dear Mr. Shulevitz, 
My favorite part of the story was___________________. 
I would like to know about_________________. Do you ___________? 

Sincerely, 
Your name 

Listening and Speaking Practice 
Watch the video on landforms.  Tell someone on a cell phone about a few of the landforms you learned about:  https://youtu.be/KWTDmg8OI_Y  

Login to sing the song:  “One Way to Make a Map”  http://www.myngconnect.com  Click on: RESOURCES > UNIT 3 > SING WITH ME > ONE WAY TO MAKE A MAP 

Vocabulary and Phonics Practice 
Login to play the game:  http://www.myngconnect.com Click on: GAMES > UNIT 3 > PHONICS GAMES > LONG A or any other games you see on your screen.   

More At Home Learning 
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