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
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Grade 5

Learn from Home - Grades 6-8
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Grade 9
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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.

Questions?

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Grade 4 Social Studies - Week Five

Printable Version of this lesson board in PDF format

4th Social Studies

Week 5 May 4 - 8

Social Studies Objectives:  Students will be able to:  

  • identify natural resources and explain their importance in the community and how the adapting environment influences how different people live. 

Los alumnos podrán:  

  • identificar recursos naturales y explicar su importancia en la comunidad y como el medio ambiente causa diversidad en hábitos y estilos de vida. 

Benchmark Adelante (español) 
Entra a Clever y seleccionar el App de Benchmark Adelante. Ve a tu “inbox” y ver sus tareas. Leer los libros que tu maestro te asignó y contestar las preguntas al final. 
Ejemplos: Protegemos Nuestros Océanos, Dañamos Nuestra Tierra

Journal/ Diario 
Continue writing in your journal about the time you spend at home in quarantine. Write about the changes the mayor and governor are making. 

Sigue escribiendo en tu diario sobre tu tiempo en casa en cuarentena. Escribe sobre los cambios que está haciendo el alcalde y gobernador en la ciudad y estado. 

Benchmark 
Go to Clever and select the Benchmark app. 
Go to your inbox and click on assignments. 
Read the books assigned by your teacher and answer the questions in the back of the book. 
Examples: Natural Resources, The Great Green Wall, Riches from Nature  

PBS Videos 
What types of natural resources are used to make the objects we use in everyday life? 
Nevada Native American Uses for Plants and Natural Resources | Wild Nevada 
Great States: Oregon Economy  
Great States: Montana  

 

PBS Videos en español 
¿Por qué es importante conservar recursos? 

Restaurando Rios 
El Valor de los Pantanos 
Perfil de un cientifico: Cientifico de energia renovable 
Barrios de Puerto Rico: Barrio Amuelas de Juana Díaz 
Conservando Recursos no renovables 

YouTube Videos: 
What do farmers produce? What are the tools and equipment used in farming and agriculture?  
Christmas Tree Farm  
Learn about Wheat  
Learn about Wind Farms 
Farm Animals and Vegetables  

 

Assessment/Evaluación 
Share your water saving plan with your teacher and/ or your family! 
¡Comparte tú plan para conservar el agua con tú maestro o tú familia! 

Vocabulary

Agriculture - Growing and harvesting crops and raising animals, or livestock.  
Agricultura- cultivo de la tierra 

Natural resources – Any material, substance, or organism found in nature that is useful to people such as air, water, soil, minerals, fossil fuels, animals, and plants.  
Recursos Naturales- aquellos bienes que pueden obtenerse de la naturaleza sin mediar la intervención de la mano del hombre. Estos tienen una influencia positiva en la economía al ayudar a su desarrollo y satisfacer necesidades de la población. 

Adaptation- Body parts or behaviors that help a living thing survive in an environment.  
Adaptación- cambio para que algo funcione en otro situación. 

Links and Apps

Clever
Clever

Scholastic Learn At Home
Scholastic at Home

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