Alabama Math, Science, and Technology Initiative
A demonstration lesson by an AMSTI teacher that shows a lesson plan that was created as part of the AMSTI/ALEX Lesson Plan Collaboration. Also includes an interview with the teacher describing the process of creating ALEX lesson plans that fit the AMSTI lesson model.
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Content Areas: Professional Development
Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:
AQTS_2.C.5: Learning Environment [Ability to create learning environments that increase intrinsic motivation and optimize
student engagement and learning.]
AQTS_2.D.2: Instructional Strategies [Knowledge of a wide range of research-based instructional strategies and the advantages and
disadvantages associated with each.]
AQTS_2.D.7: Instructional Strategies [Ability to evaluate, select, and integrate a variety of strategies such as cooperative
learning, discussion, discovery, problem-based learning, and direct instruction into a
coherent lesson design.]