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ALEX Lesson Plans  
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Subject: Credit Recovery Science (9 - 12), or Science (9 - 12)
Title: Understanding Solar Energy. Part 1
Description: This lesson discusses how electromagnetic radiation transfer the sun's energy to earth.  This lesson will also talk about the eight types of electromagnetic waves in the electromagnetic spectrum and how each type is used or found in our everyday life. 


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Subject: Science - Ecology - Social Studies - Geography - Social Studies - World History
Title: Submarines: Underway on Nuclear Power     
Description: In this lesson, from Xpeditions, students consider the role of nuclear submarines during the Cold War. They explore the uses of nuclear submarines, the dangers faced by their crews, and the effect of the Cold War build-up. They look at incidents involving submarines both during and after the Cold War, including the K-19 disaster. Finally, students assemble their findings into a classroom presentation.
Thinkfinity Partner: National Geographic Education
Grade Span: 9,10,11,12



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Subject: Science - Biological and Life Sciences - Science - Earth science - Science - Meteorology - Social Studies - Geography
Title: Weather and Agriculture     
Description: In this Xpeditions lesson, students research, discuss, and write reports on the relationship between climate and agriculture. They pretend that they've just purchased farms in specific parts of the United States and investigate that region's weather and climate in order to maximize the chances that their farms succeed.
Thinkfinity Partner: National Geographic Education
Grade Span: 9,10,11,12



ALEX Learning Activities  
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Title: Flashcard Machine
Digital Tool: Flashcard Machine
Digital Tool Description: Flashcard machine is a tool which can be used to create and share flashcards. Teachers can create flashcards for their students to use. Students can create flashcards to share with each other. Creating flashcards could also be used as an assignment.


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