ALEX Lesson Plans
Subject: Education and Training (7 - 8), or Mathematics (6), or Science (8), or Technology Education (6 - 8)
Title: It IS Easy Being "Green": Part II of III Creating Your Own Cleaning Supplies
Description: In this second part of a three-part lesson, students will collaborate in ability groups to complete a Jigsaw activity on all-purpose cleaners. Next, students will research, create, and evaluate homemade cleaning supplies and determine the effectiveness compared to conventional (store-bought) cleaners. Students will present their findings for both the jigsaw and their product in a flipchart on the Interactive WhiteBoard.
Subject: Character Education (K - 12), or Education and Training (7 - 8), or Technology Education (6 - 8)
Title: It IS Easy Being "Green"- Part I of III
Description: In this two-day lesson, students will learn what "Going Green" means, including how to utilize sustainable resources. Students will work in groups (selected at random) and research pros and cons of changing their lifestyle. This is the first lesson of a three-part unit.