ALEX Learning Activities
Title: Traveling the Globe for Resources
Digital Tool: Easel.ly- Design Visual Web Infographics
Digital Tool Description: Easel.ly is a web-based tool that allows students to create a creative info-graphic design. The students will formulate a info-graphic design containing the information and data they have researched pertaining to a particular country. The students will research information using the Education National Geographic website.
Title: Interdependence: How are we connected?
Digital Tool: National Geographic Global Closet Calculator
Digital Tool Description: The Global Closet Calculator is an interactive tool that allows students to see how we are connected to other countries through the use of resources. The first part of the interactive shows students how their clothes connect them globally. In the second part, the students will have to make critical decisions as they follow the journey of making a pair of blue jeans or an MP3 player.