ALEX Lesson Plan Resources

ALEX Lesson Plans  
Subject: Counseling and Guidance (K - 12)
Title: You Can Do It!
Description: A great pep talk, this lesson will provide motivation and inspiration to students through a web-based video and group reflection time.  Students will discuss obstacles to reaching goals and ways in which to overcome those obstacles.  This brief lesson is rich with opportunity for a counselor or teacher to encourage high school students students.  Using this lesson when semester exams or other stressful times are approaching would be a good idea!

Subject: Counseling and Guidance (K - 12)
Title: My favorite thing to do is . . .
Description: The counselor, through discussion and encouraging the students to draw, will introduce the concept of individual skills and interests.

Subject: Counseling and Guidance (K - 12)
Title: We are Unique
Description: In a classroom guidance setting the counselor and students will discuss how their hands are similar and how they are different.

Thinkfinity Lesson Plans  
Subject: Language Arts
Title: The Barbie doll was unveiled in 1959.      Add Bookmark
Description: Students explore body image and advertising through an activity where they bring in pictures from magazines that they read and discuss gender representations in the media.
Thinkfinity Partner: ReadWriteThink
Grade Span: 7,8,9,10,11,12