ALEX Learning Activities
Title: Introduction to Cursive Handwriting from Smart Exchange
Digital Tool: Smartboard presentation
Digital Tool Description: Smartboard presentation of each letter. You do not have to have a smartboard to use this tool. Can be projected on a white board for students to trace on the board. Teaches each letter as a group based on shape and then each individual letter.
Title: Tour Spelling City
Digital Tool: Spelling City
Digital Tool Description: This interactive website should be used after the class spelling words have been introduced to the students. The interactive can be used to enhance the students’ knowledge of their spelling words through word descriptions, games, and a test.
Title: Aboard the Mayflower
Digital Tool: Scholastic
Digital Tool Description: This interactive website allows students to relive part of the journey to America on board of the Mayflower. The website provides pictures and details concerning hardships that were faced in and outside the vessel. Students can also tour the ship and locate up to 7 rooms the Mayflower offered.