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South Tucson District and Curriculum
South Tucson schools work to ensure that their curriculum adheres to Arizona’s Common Core Standards. Arizona’s College and Career Readiness program further enhances these guidelines by providing a succinct set of goals that students should achieve to be ready for post-secondary life. While in high school, students have a number of opportunities to take courses that relate to their particular pursuits, be it advanced academics, to an arts based program, or a high tech learning opportunity. The goal is to prepare all of Arizona’s students with the college and career skills they will need upon graduation.
We currently cover the following South Tucson-area school district: Tucson Unified School District.
Educating Our Parents: Understanding the South Tucson District Curriculum
Students start out in Kindergarten learning the basics of letter recognition and sound. All students learn the beginnings of listening, comprehension and critical thinking skills. They also learn to recognize numbers and their operations. These skills are built upon in each progressing grade, so that during middle school students are introduced to some basic ideas from algebra and geometry.
The high school curriculum advances many critical thinking skills that students are expected to develop and increasingly integrates learning between subjects. The Language Arts curriculum is designed to teach students reading, writing, communication and research skills which they will use in other courses. The ability to properly reference sources, evaluate the quality of information, and draw upon ideas to create an original thesis are staples of learning during these years.
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Keeping Informed: Recent South Tucson Educational News
- Tucson Children's Museum - The Children's Museum in Tucson is a great trip for school field trips or a family day out. With many hands on activities kids learn about oceans, electricity and science. Groups of 10 or more require reservations. Don't pass up this opportunity for learning through play.
- Old Tucson - Visit Old Tucson where you can live a day as it was lived during the old west days. You might be surprised to learn that the old west as seen on television only spanned an era of 30 year. Old Tucson has provided the set for many western movies and the museum depicts that history.
- Arizona State Museum - The exhibits on display take the visitor through the history and culture of Arizona. There is a great amount of information about the social history, geological and ecological history to be found here. The museum offers a great learning experience close to home.
South Tucson Tutors Can Help Your Student Succeed
SchoolTutoring Academy works with young learners and students, all the way up through high school. We offer Pre-K and Kindergarten Tutoring as well as Elementary School Tutoring to build a strong learning foundation early on. We also offer comprehensive tutoring across all school subjects.
Chalk Talk: What Is the Best Way to Study for a Test?
Test time can be stressful because you want to do well and likely have other projects or tests as well. There are different ways that work well for different students. Make sure you have a quiet place away from distractions of other people. Make up some note cards that have facts or concepts on them. Get someone to ask questions from the cards. If that does not appeal to you, just have someone quiz you from your text. Some people make songs out of their facts. Sometimes setting the facts to music helps people learn. Make sure you take good notes in class and review them regularly. Give yourself plenty of time to study. Don't give in to the temptation to do an all-night cram session, instead, studying well in advance of an exam is always the best way.