Monthly Archives: September 2010
The video below shows how “Question Flipper Image” can be used to create an answer key for a matching activity. The goal of this activity is to provide feedback, without disturbing object placement on the page. This will keep the learner’s visual attention, and limit unnecessary distractions.
Episode 6: Bienvenidos amigos! ¿Cómo estás? Have you ever wanted to write in other languages and easily insert the necessary accent marks? In our sixth TeqCast learn how to use handwriting recognition to write with ink on the SMART Board and then convert it to the correct form of any language. Make writing recognition a … Read more
Have you used the object animation type “flip around axis” in your SMART Notebook lessons? I like to use it frequently as a tool to encourage my students to explore. I also like to use it to provide immediate feedback to my students. Especially if the SMART Board is a center and I am not … Read more
The video below shows how tables can be used to match sounds with images. One possible application of this would be to allow pre-readers (or students of a foreign language) to match a spoken word to a picture. Other uses may include:
- Matching an historic quote, to an image of the speaker.
- Have students match an animal
Your classroom might look great, but summertime dust may have settled over the sensors on your Pen Tray. This dust and dirt can prevent your pens from working properly.
To clean your Pen Tray:
Step 1: Remove loose debris with canned air, or simply by blowing.
Step 2: Spray Windex on a paper towel, and wipe any … Read more
The Teq Trash Can learning object can help you clean up your SMART Notebook page or clean up your student’s misconceptions. So, throw them away (not your students) using the Teq Trash Can learning object. Get a glimpse of the Teq Trash Can in action by watching the video below.
We’ve created the Teq Trash Can so … Read more
Episode 5: One commonly overlooked feature in Notebook software is Recognize Table. With Recognize Table, users can arrange objects on a page and literally wrap a table around them. Watch as we take simple pictures and text to custom fit a table. This feature is also available with Math Tools.