Tag Archives: SMART Notebook
As we design learning experiences for our students, one of our most important goals is to make sure that students are actively engaged in the learning. Extreme Collaboration is an add-on to any version of SMART Notebook 11 that promotes active engagement during your lessons. There have been some changes recently that allow you … Read more
As learners, we like to know when we’re on the right track and where we need to focus in order to improve our skills and understandings. As teachers, we help students learn by providing feedback. The more quickly students receive feedback when performing any task, the better chance that feedback can influence future learning or … Read more
The “Futurama” lesson was created for middle school Math and involves the understanding of ratios or scales to complete a number of tasks designed to help students apply their knowledge. In addition, Students will research information about structures listed in the “Top 10 Construction Projects of the 20th Century.” (Download: SMART Notebook, RM … Read more
I have long espoused that digital technology should be less a vehicle by which teachers may deliver content but a tool by which students may learn.
My son, in second grade, is a very tactile and concrete learner. He had quickly learned to despise homework and would refuse to complete it and, once the damage … Read more
Whether you are looking for new ways to implement Common Core Standards in your classroom or differentiate instruction for a variety of learners, SMART Notebook software provides many fun and interesting ways to make this possible. In our most recent webinar titled “Going Further with SMART Notebook,” we featured ways to make lessons engaging and … Read more
Possibly the biggest challenge facing Hebrew Day Schools today is covering the breadth of the text of the Chumash while at the same time sufficiently drilling students on the grammar skills and vocabulary so as to make them independent learners. There simply isn’t enough classroom time in the day.
The best answer is to enable … Read more
Perhaps you went into a panic recently when you noticed that your Lesson Activity Toolkit and other flash objects are no longer working in SMART Notebook?
No need for worry – we have a quick an easy fix for you! This problem was caused by the recent update of the Adobe Flash Player 11.9.
Here … Read more
It’s that time of the year again! SMART has released an update to its Notebook software, moving from version 11.2 to 11.3. Here are the download links for Notebook 11.3 for Windows and Mac. If you want to read the official release notes from SMART, you can download them as a PDF here (http://goo.gl/9prchm… Read more
The most fundamental types of assessment exercises are sequencing, matching, and grouping, each of which assesses a different intellectual modality of processing information in the brain. Although the traditional question formats of SMART Response are Multiple Choice and Numerical answers, we can actually use those formats to create assessments using sequencing, matching and grouping formats.… Read more
Our second lesson for October was created for Elementary Science. It focuses on animal diversity by first helping students to distinguish between living and non-living then explore the ways that animals are alike and different. With this information, students can then create informational text to explain what they’ve learned. (Download: SMART Notebook, RM Easiteach… Read more