ALEX Lesson Plans
Subject: Mathematics (9 - 12)
Title: As if numbers weren't complex enough already!
Description: After years of being told that they couldn't take the square root of a negative number, you introduced your students to imaginary numbers. And, now, you have the nerve to expect them to go eagerly into the world of complex numbers? This lesson will introduce students to performing operations with complex numbers.
Note: This lesson is deisgned to be completed as a computer lab activity utilizing both small and whole group instruction.
This lesson plan was created by exemplary Alabama Math Teachers through the AMSTI project.
Subject: Mathematics (9 - 12), or Science (9 - 12)
Title: Writing Word Equations
Description: The students will learn to write word and formula equations. We will watch a web video about chemical equations. We will then complete the science in motion lab “The Color of Chemistry”. The students will also be required to write word and formula equations.This lesson plan was created as a result of the Girls Engaged in Math and Science, GEMS Project funded by the Malone Family Foundation.