# ALEX Classroom Resources

ALEX Classroom Resources
Subject: Arts Education (3 - 5), Mathematics (3 - 5)
Title: Graph a Dance
URL: https://aptv.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/ket-5dance/graph-dance/
Description:

Students will compare and contrast quilting and square dancing.  This lesson has three options based on time allotment.  Students will graph a figure, choreograph and perform a square dance.

Subject: Mathematics (2 - 3)
Title: Pictograph StudyJam
URL: https://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/math/data-analysis/pictograph.htm
Description:

In this interactive activity, students will be introduced to pictographs and led through steps to create a pictograph. 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 (3)
Title: Histograms StudyJam
URL: https://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/math/data-analysis/histograms.htm
Description:

In this interactive activity, students will learn the purpose of a histogram and be led through steps to create a histogram graph. 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 (2 - 3)
Title: Bar Graph StudyJam
URL: https://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/math/data-analysis/bar-graphs.htm
Description:

This classroom resource provides a video that introduces bar graphs and how they can be used to analyze data. The vocabulary words vertical and horizontal will be introduced. After utilizing this resource, the students can complete the short quiz to assess their understanding.

Subject: Mathematics (3)
URL: https://aptv.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/47341b83-fc3d-446e-962e-4d26aaec505c/47341b83-fc3d-446e-962e-4d26aaec505c/
Description:

In this "Cyberchase" video clip, the kids create their own bar graph to track the amount of bugs in the main Cybrary. They compare their bar graph to the one that Hacker created (to trick Ms. Fileshare, the librarian) and realize that the two bar graphs are based on different scales.

Subject: Mathematics (3)
Title: Making Bar Graphs
URL: https://aptv.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/dd86a92c-7c82-49b3-b4ee-0b58a5e2eaba/making-bar-graphs-the-electric-company-math-activities/
Description:

In this activity from The Electric Company, students will review the components of and practice reading and creating bar graphs. Included are simple teacher-led activities and hands-on exercises for students.

ALEX Classroom Resources: 6