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The National Library of Virtual Manipulatives (NLVM) contains more than 100 free, web-based manipulatives for math.
My favorite is “Base Blocks”. When you move a block one column to the right, it breaks apart to show that you have made an exchange. Items can also be re-grouped! Terrific for lessons on Place Value, Adding, and Subtracting. … Read more
Join Dr. Carol Goossens and Patricia Snyder, MA CCC/SLP, on Dec 2nd at Abilities! SMEAL Learning Center, as they demonstrate six creative ways an SLP and teacher can collaborate using SMART Board Interactive Whitboard to conduct differentiated, group intervention within the classroom setting.
Learn how to use the SMART Board to provide your students with symbol-supported … Read more
As the leaves begin to change color, consider spicing things up a little bit with your SMART Board by changing the color of the pen tools. Typically when you pick up a blue pen tool and write notes it writes in blue, pick up a black pen and write notes and the digital ink would … Read more
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.
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
As this year’s Teq Summer SMART Board Academy draws to a close, we’d like to say, “Thanks” to everyone who participated. We had an amazing time working with each of you, and we’re deeply grateful that you would choose to spend your summer with us.
This year, we held a total of 76 classes and … Read more
An Age-Appropriate Lesson for the Gulf Spill
Seeing a bird covered in oil is sad. The video below shows how your SMART Board can be used to teach young kids about the work being done by Audobon Volunteers (and others) to save oiled birds.
Seeing oil gushing uncontrolled into the Ocean is scary. When early elementary-age … Read more