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.

Middle School Science - Week Three

Printable Version of this lesson board in PDF format

6-8th grade Science

Week 3 April 20 - April 26

Weekly Packet

Topic: Choose Your Own Investigation
Science Objectives: Students will be able to:

  • students will engage in learning about how scientists investigate scientific issues and answer questions.

Directions: Select articles or activities in this packet that you find interesting. Use science journal pages to record questions, drawings, thoughts and responses. Think like a scientist. Be CURIOUS!

Guiding Questions
What is the purpose/intent of the investigation?
What methods are used in the investigation?
What are the results of the study or experiment?
What did the scientists conclude about their findings and what will they do in the future with these findings?

Before reading an article, review the Guiding Questions and be prepared to answer them as you read. Use your own format or the one below:

After reading the article, consider your questions and the guided questions above. What did you learn? Support your new learnings with evidence from the articles. Share you new learnings with your family.

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