ALEX Learning Assets
Title: Dear Mr. Governor: Learning to Generate a Letter
Digital Tool: Read Write Think
Digital Tool Description: This technology tool is a letter generator. It allows students to create a friendly letter or a business letter. The tool is very user friendly and preps students to fill out all sections of a letter, while addressing the specific letter name such as heading or salutation.
Title: Don’t Judge A Book By Its Cover
Digital Tool: Readwritethink: Book Cover Creator
Digital Tool Description: This is an interactive tool that allows students to create individualized book covers for their written works or the literature of others.
Title: Interactive Plot Diagram
Digital Tool: Plot Diagram
Digital Tool Description: This organizational tool for grades K-12 uses the plot diagram pyramid to map events in a story. You can choose beginning, middle, and end for younger learners or exposition, climax, and resolution for older learners. The mapping tool allows readers to recreate a story you have taught in class, or writers to map out the ideas for an original piece.