ALEX Lesson Plans
Subject: English Language Arts (11), or English Language Arts (11), or Information Technology (9 - 12)
Title: Plath, Personification, and Figurative Language
Description: This project based activity will use Sylvia Plath's poem, Mirror, to examine the use of personification and figurative language. The activity may also incorporate the use of technology to produce a multimedia project. This allows collaboration with the Business Tech/Multimedia Publication instructor.
Subject: Business, Management, and Administration (9 - 12), or Information Technology (9 - 12)
Title: FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) for Dummies Brochure
Description: This lesson gives students the opportunity to take a hands-on approach to learning about FAFSA. Students will research and compile information and graphics to create a professional, tri-fold brochure containing information about FAFSA using a variety of software programs.
This lesson plan contains a financial aid component.
Authors: Mona Coan and Stefanie Weaver
Subject: Information Technology (9 - 12)
Title: Warning! An Identity Theft Brochure
Description: Create a brochure that warns young adults about Identity Theft and Phishing. This brochure is created from information from the FDIC website. This is a Commerce and Information Technology Lesson Plan.
The New Face Of Winterboro
Winterboro school has transformed the classroom from traditional to high tech with 1:1 student to computer ratios, team teaching, project based learning and a shift in school culture to one of teamwork, collaboration, and engagement. This student produced video takes you behind the scenes of project based learning from a students prosepective.