ALEX Learning Activities
Title: What Should I Read Next?
Digital Tool: Book Wizard
Digital Tool Description: Book Wizard is a tool students and teachers can use to find books they want to read. Students can search for books by grade level equivalent or Lexile. If they have a book they really liked, they can search for similar books.
Title: Using Voki To Create A Unique Book Trailer
Digital Tool: Voki
Digital Tool Description: Voki is an online learning resource that allows the user to create a customizable avatar that will star in a short video clip. The avatar can be placed in a variety of settings, and students can record the script for the avatar to say. There is also a text to speech component of the program where students can choose a voice style and then type the script for the avatar to perform.