ALEX Lesson Plans
Subject: Science (2)
Title: The Rock Cycle
Description: In this lesson, students will watch an educational YouTube video on the Rock Cycle. The class will then be split up into three groups and will work in centers. The centers will include: collaboration with Padlet, working individually on an interactive website, and creating rocks out of crayons. The students will be assessed by drawing, coloring, and labeling the rock cycle.
Subject: English Language Arts (2), or Science (2), or Technology Education (K - 2)
Title: Showing the Difference Between Erosion and Weathering
Description: In the lesson the students will be learning about weathering and erosion. They will see examples of weathering and erosion and the difference between the two. They will be performing experiments that show weathering and erosion. This lesson plan was created as a result of the Girls Engaged in Math and Science, GEMS Project funded by the Malone Family Foundation.
Thinkfinity Lesson Plans
Title: Erupting Volcanoes!
Description: In this Science NetLinks lesson, students learn about volcanoes by making and erupting model volcanoes. Students take measurements and make observations before and after the eruption then compare them to see how the eruption changed their volcano.
Thinkfinity Partner: Science NetLinks
Grade Span: K,1,2