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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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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Middle School Science - Week Four

Printable Version of this lesson board in PDF format

6-8th grade Science

Week 4 April 27 - May 1

Weekly Packet

Topic: Science Mysteries
Science Objectives: Students will be able to:

  • students will engage in learning about science in the real world and how it applies to solving science mysteries that affect their everyday lives.

Directions: Everybody loves a good mystery, but some can only be solved by science. Check out these science mystery audio and text pairings! Select a science mystery or any of the activities that you find interesting. Use your science journal pages to record questions, drawings, thoughts and responses. Think like a scientist. Be CURIOUS!

Guided Questions to think about as you explore...
What is the Mystery Science being explored?
Why is it being explored?
What information is important to understanding this science mystery?
What information do you find especially interesting about the science mystery and why?

Science Notebook
Before reading articles think about wonderings you have had about science phenomena. Record them and hypothesize an answer. Share with family members and inquire about their ‘wonderings”.

After reading the articles, try creating your own podcast.
Student Podcast Toolkit

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