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Skillwise has a variety of interactive Language Arts activities which could be easily used with a smartboard. For example the Comma Game is a great way to help teach proper comma use to the whole class in an interactive way!
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>Ok , I know that this doesn’t have anything to do with technology but it is annoying! Are those pesty little bugs flying around fruit flies?? For the first time last summer I thought I would do my plants a favor last summer by putting them outside … it was a great idea until I …Details
>I found this phrase “Doing Old things in New Ways” on Jeff Utecht’s Blog and I encounter this situation frequently. I am finding that a lot teachers are using their Smartboard like a chalkboard or overhead projector, they cling to doing the same thing in new ways and now I have a term for it! …Details
>Frontline has a series of short videos helping teachers and parents understand how technology has changed our kids world Growing up Online helps to provide an insight into our kids world. The content of these videos are intended for an adult audience.Besides understanding the role that technology is playing in our children’s life, I …Details
>Fly Paper is an online application that allows you to create, edit and share stories that make your message stick. Here is a sample that someone created on Animal Facts. A unique way to create classroom content. You could also use this application when teaching geometry in mathematics. For example: a Student could use their …Details
>Here is a list of 13 different types of online applications you can use with your students instead of using PowerPoint. Using one of these apps allows the student to work on his/her assignment from any computer, but best of all it allows the student to share his/her work when the assignment is complete!Details
>Yenka has over 800 interactive classroom resources. These are quick applications that can used on a SmartBoard for Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics or Technology.
For example there is a cool little app to help aid Equation Solving.
Anything you can do to help differentiate the learning environment will greatly benefit the learners in your classroom.
>TumbleReadables is a great resource for your K – 12 Classroom. Tumble Books are an online collection of animated, talking picture books, reading comprehension quizzes, and games. They have books for all reading levels. If you have a SmartBoard in your room here are a few ideas: 1. Watch and Listen to a tumble book …Details
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