ALEX Learning Assets
Title: A cell is more than you think!
Digital Tool: Blogger
Digital Tool Description: The lesson will consist of talking with the class to discuss the animal and the plant cell. After the teacher is finished explaining both, she must ask the students to present their experiences doing the activity. The students will stand up in pairs and presenting together in order to explain to the class three things: their experience learning and teaching each other, one thing they learned teaching and one thing they learned from the other student, and lastly, what aspects of the cells did they find both cells have in common.
Title: Crafting With Cell Craft
Digital Tool: Cell Craft
Digital Tool Description: Cell Craft can be used as a learning tool to engage students and enhance classroom learning by incorporating the content standard of identifying common parts of plants and animal cells in an interactive manner. This could be done by giving students the opportunity to work through this activity during center time. It could be used in conjunction with students' biology project and/or graphic organizers.
Title: Do You Know Your Plant's Cells?
Digital Tool: Study Jams Slide Show - Plant Cells
Digital Tool Description: The Study Jams Slide Show has auto-timed advancing slides that show actual photographs of the different parts of plant cells. Key vocabulary is listed on the title page. It provides an introduction to plant cells.