# ALEX Resources

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ALEX Lesson Plans
Subject: English Language Arts (2), or Mathematics (2 - 4)
Title: Money Management
Description:

This month-long experience educates students in differentiating between needs and wants, how to budget resources, and to gain an understanding of the workings of a capitalist society.

Subject: English Language Arts (1), or Mathematics (2)
Title: Pat Brisson's Benny's Pennies
Description:

Students will listen to the book Benny's Pennies and demonstrate their ability to count pennies, understand proper sequence and rewrite a story.

ALEX Learning Activities
Subject: Mathematics (2)
Title: Guiding Students' Next Steps for Money Word Problems
Description:

Critical thinking is a relevant skill for today. Prior to this learning activity, students will explore the values of each coin, the dollar bill, and will have been exposed to money word problems. In this learning activity, “Plickers” are used to formatively assess solving money word problems to guide the teacher's next steps. Students will use critical thinking when deciding what operation to use in each money word problem. Students will be able to make real-world connections when adding/subtracting different coins.

This activity was created as part of a collaboration between Alabama Technology in Motion and ALEX. Activity author recommended by TIM Trainer Barry Wiginton.

Subject: Mathematics (2)
Title: How Much Did That Cost?
Description:

In this digital workspace, students will learn how to count, collect, exchange, and make change for coins.

ALEX Learning Activities: 2

ALEX Classroom Resources
Subject: Social Studies (1), Mathematics (2)
Title: Episode 205 - Blossom and Snappy Go to the Bank, Part I/Count on It!
URL: https://aptv.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/22683d47-c13e-44e0-876c-b62a59bfc40c/ep-205-blossom-and-snappy-go-to-the-bank-pt-1-count-on-it/
Description:

In this video from PBSLearningMedia, Blossom and Snappy learn about money and banking. The puppets want to buy something for Robbie for her birthday, so they decide to do some chores to earn money. Once they've earned some money, they go to the bank to open up bank accounts.

ALEX Classroom Resources: 1