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ALEX Lesson Plans  
   View Standards     Standard(s): [CE] (0-12) 9 :
9 ) Self-respect

[CE] (0-12) 5 :
5 ) Fairness

[CE] (0-12) 1 :
1 ) Courage

[CE] (0-12) 6 :
6 ) Respect for others

[CE] (0-12) 13 :
13 ) Tolerance

[SS2010] LWT (0) 11 :
11 ) Identify symbols, customs, famous individuals, and celebrations representative of our state and nation. (Alabama)

Examples: symbols—United States flag, Alabama flag, bald eagle (Alabama)

customs—pledging allegiance to the United States flag, singing "The Star-Spangled Banner"

individuals—George Washington; Abraham Lincoln; Squanto; Martin Luther King, Jr.

celebrations—Fourth of July, Memorial Day, Veterans Day

[SS2010] LWT1 (1) 5 :
5 ) Identify historical events and celebrations within the local community and throughout Alabama. (Alabama)

Examples: Selma Bridge Crossing Jubilee, Mardi Gras, Boll Weevil Festival, Montgomery Bus Boycott, Black History Month (Alabama)

•  Differentiating between fact and fiction when sharing stories or retelling events using primary and secondary sources
Example: fictional version of Pocahontas compared to an authentic historical account

Subject: Character Education (K - 12), or Social Studies (K - 1)
Title: Martin Luther King, Jr. for Early Elementary
Description:

This lesson is an adaptation of a lesson in Character Education Made Easy. It helps early elementary students (especially kindergartners) learn about the influence of Martin Luther King, Jr., why he is remembered, and the problems he worked to change.




ALEX Learning Activities  
   View Standards     Standard(s): [ELA2015] (1) 37 :
37 ) Demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. [L.1.1]

a. Print all uppercase and lowercase letters. [L.1.1a]

b. Use common, proper, and possessive nouns. [L.1.1b]

c. Use singular and plural nouns with matching verbs in basic sentences (e.g., He hops; We hop). [L.1.1c]

d. Use personal, possessive, and indefinite pronouns (e.g., I, me, my; they, them, their; anyone, everything). [L.1.1d]

e. Use verbs to convey a sense of past, present, and future (e.g., Yesterday I walked home; Today I walk home; Tomorrow I will walk home). [L.1.1e]

f. Use frequently occurring adjectives. [L.1.1f]

g. Use frequently occurring conjunctions (e.g., and, but, or, so, because). [L.1.1g]

h. Use determiners (e.g., articles, demonstratives). [L.1.1h]

i. Use frequently occurring prepositions (e.g., during, beyond, toward). [L.1.1i]

j. Produce and expand complete simple and compound declarative, interrogative, imperative, and exclamatory sentences in response to prompts. [L.1.1j]

[CE] (0-12) 9 :
9 ) Self-respect

Subject: English Language Arts (1), Character Education (K - 12)
Title: I Like Myself Chatter Pix Activity
Description:

In this learning activity, students will draw a self-portrait, write a paragraph about themselves, and using the Chatter Pix app share with their classmates the characteristics they like about themselves. Students will be able to practice conventions of Standard English grammar and usage while speaking and self-respect during this fun and entertaining activity.

This activity was created as a result of the ALEX Resource Development Summit.




   View Standards     Standard(s): [CE] (0-12) 9 :
9 ) Self-respect

[ELA2015] (1) 37 :
37 ) Demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. [L.1.1]

a. Print all uppercase and lowercase letters. [L.1.1a]

b. Use common, proper, and possessive nouns. [L.1.1b]

c. Use singular and plural nouns with matching verbs in basic sentences (e.g., He hops; We hop). [L.1.1c]

d. Use personal, possessive, and indefinite pronouns (e.g., I, me, my; they, them, their; anyone, everything). [L.1.1d]

e. Use verbs to convey a sense of past, present, and future (e.g., Yesterday I walked home; Today I walk home; Tomorrow I will walk home). [L.1.1e]

f. Use frequently occurring adjectives. [L.1.1f]

g. Use frequently occurring conjunctions (e.g., and, but, or, so, because). [L.1.1g]

h. Use determiners (e.g., articles, demonstratives). [L.1.1h]

i. Use frequently occurring prepositions (e.g., during, beyond, toward). [L.1.1i]

j. Produce and expand complete simple and compound declarative, interrogative, imperative, and exclamatory sentences in response to prompts. [L.1.1j]

Subject: Character Education (K - 12), English Language Arts (1)
Title: I Like Myself Self-Portrait and Writing Activity
Description:

Students will demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English grammar and usage when writing when they write a paragraph about themselves. Students will practice self-respect by identifying characteristics they like about themselves.

This activity was created as a result of the ALEX Resource Development Summit.




   View Standards     Standard(s): [CE] (0-12) 3 :
3 ) Citizenship

[CE] (0-12) 4 :
4 ) Honesty

[CE] (0-12) 5 :
5 ) Fairness

[CE] (0-12) 6 :
6 ) Respect for others

[CE] (0-12) 7 :
7 ) Kindness

[CE] (0-12) 8 :
8 ) Cooperation

[CE] (0-12) 9 :
9 ) Self-respect

[CE] (0-12) 10 :
10 ) Self-control

[CE] (0-12) 11 :
11 ) Courtesy

[CE] (0-12) 12 :
12 ) Compassion

Subject: Character Education (K - 12)
Title: Stop Cyberbullying
Description:

Infinity Interactive Learning Lab provides a interactive training site for teaching them how to prevent cyber bullying to students. Students watch a video and apply the concepts they have learned.




ALEX Learning Activities: 3

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