ALEX Lesson Plans Subject: Character Education (K - 12), or Mathematics (5) Title: Get it Straight Mr. Decimal! Description: Students will review addition and subtraction of decimals with a hands-on, cooperative small group experience. They will be placed in small groups and solve problems on individual white boards. This lesson plan was created as a result of the Girls Engaged in Math and Science, GEMS Project funded by the Malone Family Foundation.Subject: Character Education (K - 12), or Mathematics (9 - 12) Title: Fortune Properties Description: This lesson will teach students how to recognize and apply Identity and Equality Properties. Students will explore the use of properties in real life situations by hands-on experience. This lesson plan was created as a result of the Girls Engaged in Math and Science, GEMS Project funded by the Malone Family Foundation.Subject: Character Education (K - 12), or Mathematics (9 - 12) Title: Systems on a Mission Description: Students will solve systems of equations using 4 different methods. These methods include substitution, elimination by multiplication, elimination by addition or subtraction and graphing. Students will gain knowledge on how to use one method to solve a system of equations and another method to check their solution. This lesson plan was created as a result of the Girls Engaged in Math and Science, GEMS Project funded by the Malone Family Foundation.Subject: Character Education (K - 12), or English Language Arts (3 - 4), or Technology Education (K - 5) Title: Stop The Bullying Description: During this lesson, students start to recognize the different types of bullying, causes, and ways of dealing with it. Through literature and the Internet, students learn how to handle bullying. Students will develop presentations to teach other how to handle bullying.Subject: Character Education (K - 12), or English Language Arts (8), or Technology Education (6 - 8) Title: Everyday Heroes Description: Following a unit on Greek mythology and mythological heroes, students design and maintain a website that features everyday heroes. Students submit candidates based on their everyday encounters with people in the community.Subject: Character Education (K - 12), or Social Studies (4), or Technology Education (3 - 5) Title: Never, Ever Give Up! Description: This lesson plan introduces the importance of perseverance. Students will discover that success comes through perseverance. Students will also have the opportunity to research Abraham Lincoln on the Internet to document examples of perseverance. Thinkfinity Lesson Plans Subject: Language ArtsTitle: Today is the International Day of Peace.      Add Bookmark Description: Students brainstorm a list of current conflicts and why people fight. Groups discuss and present possible solutions and create posters that promote their particular solution.Thinkfinity Partner: ReadWriteThinkGrade Span: K,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12