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: Analyzing Poems with Google Forms
Digital Tool: Google Form
Digital Tool Description: Google forms allows a teacher to create a digital form for students to use during or after an assignment.
Title: Tell-Tale Heart
Digital Tool: Animoto App
Digital Tool Description: Animoto is a FREE video-building tool that incorporates the use of pictures, music and text.
Animoto will be used by the students so that the students can clearly explain their feelings about whether the narrator was mad.
Title: Playing with Poetry the Interactive Way
Digital Tool: Poetry Idea Engine: A Writing With Writers Activity
Digital Tool Description: This interactive activity challenges students to write haikus, free verse, limericks, and more.