ALEX Learning Activities
Title: I Covered It!
Digital Tool: Book Cover Creator
Digital Tool Description: Students can use this tool after they have read a book within a small group. They will create a book cover depicting their own interpretation of the main idea and create illustrations that they believe represent the book. Students will have the option to use different formats, depending on their preference of front/back/side covers. Students can print their covers and share them within their small groups. This way, students can hear different views and thoughts on one story.
Title: I Have a Dream
Digital Tool: Civil Rights Movement Video
Digital Tool Description: The tool used is a video from schooltube.com. The video shows students taking on the roles of influential African Americans in the United States. At the end, the students are reciting the "I Have a Dream" speech by Martin Luther King Jr.