# ALEX Resources

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ALEX Lesson Plans
Subject: English Language Arts (6), or Mathematics (6), or Mathematics (6)
Title: Forecasting Statistics
Description:

Students will research the ten day weather forecast. They will document the high's for ten days as well as the low's for ten days. Once students document this information, they will find the mean, median, mode, and range of the data collected.

This is a College- and Career-Ready Standards showcase lesson plan.

ALEX Learning Activities
Subject: Mathematics (6)
Title: Cup Stacking Challenge: Data Collection
Description:

In this activity, the students will be collecting data by timing how long it takes to stack cups. They will use the data to create a dot plot, histogram, and box plot.

This activity results from the ALEX Resource Development Summit.

Subject: English Language Arts (6 - 7), Mathematics (6 - 7), Mathematics (7), Digital Literacy and Computer Science (6 - 7)
Description:

Infogram allows you to easily take data and create infographics. Use charts as well as pictures to display data into an easy to read and understand and attractive digital poster that can be displayed alone or embedded into a website.

ALEX Learning Activities: 2

ALEX Classroom Resources
Subject: Mathematics (6)
Title: Stem-and-Leaf Plots StudyJam
URL: https://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/math/data-analysis/stem-leaf-plots.htm
Description:

In this interactive activity, students will be led through steps to create a stem-and-leaf plot. There are teaching activities as well as practice activities available. A handout that reviews the strategies taught during the activity can be printed. After utilizing this resource, the students can complete the short quiz to assess their understanding.

Subject: Mathematics (5), Mathematics (6)
Title: Double-Line Graph StudyJam
URL: https://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/math/data-analysis/double-line-graphs.htm
Description:

In this interactive activity, students will be led through steps to interpret data shown in double-line graphs. There are teaching activities as well as practice activities available. A handout that reviews the strategies taught during the activity can be printed. After utilizing this resource, the students can complete the short quiz to assess their understanding.

Subject: Mathematics (6)
Title: Mode StudyJam
URL: https://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/math/data-analysis/mode.htm
Description:

In this interactive activity, students will be led through steps to find the mode of a data set and describe the difference between the mean, median, and mode. There are teaching activities as well as practice activities available. A handout that reviews the strategies taught during the activity can be printed. A karaoke song with printable lyrics will help students learn and review the steps taught during the activity. After utilizing this resource, the students can complete the short quiz to assess their understanding.

ALEX Classroom Resources: 3