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!

Learn from Home - PreK
Infants, Ones, Twos
Ages Three-Five

Learn from Home - Grades K-2
Grade 1
Grade 2

Learn from Home - Grades 3-5
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5

Learn from Home - Grades 6-8
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8

Learn from Home - Grades 9-12
Grade 9
Grade 10
Grade 11
Grade 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 4 ELD - Week Two

Printable Version - Week Two Learning Board (in PDF)

4th Grade ELD

Week 2 April 6 – 10


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, “Extreme Earth” and describe all of the places he/she saw when I read the article to my family. 
  • Sing the song, “My Travels” with a family member. 
  • Watch a geography video and tell a family member about one ocean and one landform. 
  • Create compound words, edit sentences and choose synonyms and antonyms for many words. 

Reading Practice 

Read the science article, “Extreme Earth” on pages 180-195.   

Login to see your book:  




UNIT 3 > TYPE 180 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! 

The author of the science article, “Extreme Earth” described places with extreme weather.  Write about an experience you had in a place with extreme weather.  Use a word from the word bank below to tell what happened.  

Sentence starters: 

I visited a _________.  It was so ________! One thing I did was ___________.  The weather there was______________. 

Words: plateau, ocean, mountain, valley, river, lake, island, desert 

You can make up your experience. You can pretend you went there. 

Grammar Practice 

Click on the links below to practice your grammar! 


Compound Words 

Synonyms and Antonyms 


Listening and Speaking Practice 

Watch the video: “Exploring Landforms and Bodies of Water”.   Click on: https://youtu.be/BsqKTJtK_vw.   Tell your family about an ocean and a landform you learned about. 

Login to sing the song  “My travels” with a family member.   http://www.myngconnect.com  Click on: RESOURCES > UNIT 3 > SING WITH ME > MY TRAVELS 

Vocabulary and Phonics Practice 

Login to play the game:  http://www.myngconnect.com Click on: GAMES > UNIT 3 > VOCABULARY  GAMES > PART 1> GAME SET 2 

More At Home Learning 

Scholastic Learn At Home Projects 

Explore something you are interested in. 

Think about why you liked your At Home project! 

Links and Apps


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Free Meals for Kids!

Free Grab-and-Go Meals for Kids

Free meals for all kids 18 and under! Find schedules at www.tusd1.org/GrabAndGo


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