Monthly Archives: April 2010
How many of us have tons of word lists already typed into Microsoft Word? Bringing them into Notebook one at a time, so they will move as independent objects, is — pun intended — a drag!
To save time, I have started using my new favorite Lesson Activity Toolkit interactive item, the Text Splitter. Simply … Read more
Below are links to a couple of our favorite online games. They’re free, addictive, and incredibly fun at a SMART Board.
Summer is the perfect time to gain new skills and to brush up on your technology know-how. At the Teq Summer Academy, you’ll have the opportunity to do both, while creating meaningful, interactive lessons for the upcoming school year. In addition, our Instructional Technologists will help you link your lessons to state curriculum standards and … Read more
With the beautiful weather we have been having, everyone is out and about. Spending all this time outside puts me in a great mood, and I realize I have Mother Nature to thank for that! There is no better day to appreciate our world than on Earth Day — which is coming up on April … Read more
Flashcards are the ultimate study tool for any subject. BrainFlips flashcards allow you to “[m]ake flashcards on any subject and share them with your friends and classmates.”
You can use text, image and videos to study almost any subject. … Read more
A while back, we released a learning object named Collapsibles. It’s currently available in our store. The first content pack was for the layers of the atmosphere. We’ve added another two content packs for the solar system. These, and future updates, are free for anyone who has the object.
To access the content, … Read more
Exporting Assessment Results
Giving a SMART Response LE assessment is a little different then with other versions of Response. Each of the questions asked in LE need to be started and then stopped when all students have responded. Results for that particular question will be visible in the Response tab.
If you are looking to … Read more
In the last few months we have been putting Smart Response LE to the test (no pun intended…)! There are a few little things that you will need to know in order to get going smoothly with LE.
Connecting Clickers to the Receiver
One difference we came across was that in order for younger students … Read more
Creating fractions has never been easier than with the new Notebook Math Tools feature, shape division. Now when a teacher puts a square or circle on a page and goes to the drop down menu they will see an option for shape division. When they click on this they select how many equal portions they want the … Read more
Spring cleaning and National Poetry Month = opportunity for you to win
In honor of spring we have been doing a little cleaning around the Teq offices. As Matt was tidying up his work space (i.e. using a backhoe to remove the mounds of juice boxes, hoho wrappers, and unlaundered Teq work shirts). We found two … Read more