Monthly Archives: March 2009
The Second Annual World Autism Awareness Day is April 2, 2009.
Some statistics about autism from Autism Speaks:
- In the United States, autism affects 1 in 150 children
- Approximately 60 million people worldwide are affected by autism
- Boys are four times as likely than girls to have autism
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
One of the most frequent questions we’re asked is “How do I get a product key for Notebook 10?”
You can find a link to download the software directly from our website. Here is the link: http://www.tequipment.com/software-downloads/. Choose the appropriate operating system, either Windows or Mac. Once you have made your selection, a new … Read more
Here is an opportunity to help our students engage in the political process like never before. Go to the following URL and ask President Obama a question http://www.whitehouse.gov/openforquestions and/or vote on the questions they think are most important. Then at 11:30 use your SMART Board to launch your Internet browser and watch today’s internet townhall … Read more
TeqSmart’s pleased to present our latest learning object “ the Blocks Game.
The Blocks Game (a game for 2 groups/students) is based on the popular UK game show Blockbusters (check out the YouTube video).
The game board consists of 25 interlocking hexagons, arranged in five columns of five. Each hexagon contains a letter … Read more
Hi again, this is your Tequipment North office here in North Syracuse posting. As March Madness heats up, with our beloved 3-seed Orange (even though many prefer seedless Oranges¦ wow — bad joke even for me!) heading to Memphis for the sweet 16, it may be time for a history lesson for your students about … Read more
From one Social Studies teacher to the masses, there is an alternative to Google Earth. We’ve heard from many of you that, for one reason or another, your school or district are unable to access Google Earth. So, we offer the following solution: Shaded-Relief. Shaded-Relief is a Google Earth-like map, offering some powerful classroom-friendly … Read more
At the Channel 13 Teaching and Learning Conference we conducted the workshop Fun with Foreign Languages: Language immersion with SMART products, during which we took an interactive journey investigating many lands and languages. Here are some of the highlights:
The Eco Zoo is a dynamic way to introduce energy conservation to young students using the SMART Board. The stories of five animals are presented as short, 3-D, interactive pop-up books. The illustrated stories are creative and fun.… Read more
A question we often encounter when discussing Senteo quizzes is “What if some of my students are absent?”
The simple answer is to re-run the quiz. We recommend saving assessments under different names, so that you can easily review the Notebook file later. If you don’t want to save the Notebook data, you can re-run … Read more