ALEX Lesson Plans
Subject: Social Studies (9 - 12)
Title: How Values Affect Career Choices
Description: Students will take a short online assessment of their own work-related values and note how differing work values affect their selection of occupations.
Subject: Social Studies (9 - 12), or Technology Education (9 - 12)
Title: Report the Trials: Salem Hysteria
Description: Students will act as a radio/TV reporter informing the public of the hysteria of the 1692 Salem Witch Trials. Within partners/groups, students will create a podcast/vodcast connecting Puritan life and culture with the events in Salem.
ALEX Learning Assets
Title: Vote for tweet
Digital Tool: Twitter and tweet deck
Digital Tool Description: Twitter is a social network tool that limits responses to 140 characters. Tweetchat is a way to filter twitter results to a particulars discussion.
Points of View Reference Center
This tutorial is an introduction to the main components of Points of View Reference Center and how to navigate within the database.