Using Promethean Technology in the Classroom

  • 2,417 views
Uploaded on

 

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
2,417
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0

Actions

Shares
Downloads
20
Comments
0
Likes
1

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Promethean ACTIV Board Use in the Junior High Classroom
  • 2. Is an Activboard appropriate for Junior High classes?
    Yes! An Activboard is a very appropriate teaching tool at this educational level.
    The possibilities for using an Activboard in any classroom are endless, you are only limited by your imagination. 
  • 3. What are the benefits of using an Activboard?
    Use of an interactive whiteboard can:
    • Increase student motivation
    • 4. Add depth and complexity to your teaching that you never thought imaginable, especially with diverse student populations
    • 5. Deepen understanding of concepts being taught by
    allowing students to manipulate the board
    independently.
  • 6. Activboard Tips
    Atomic Learning
    www.atomiclearning.com
  • 7. Activboard Tips
    Promethean Planet
    http://www.prometheanplanet.com/us/
  • 8. Activboard Tips
    Brainpop
    Brainpop is now equipped to work with ActiVotes and ActivExpressions
    www.brainpop.com
  • 9. Activboard Tips
    ActivWand
    The ActivWand is very helpful because it makes the board accessible to everyone regardless of physical limitations.
  • 10. Activboard Tips
    Student Voting Systems:
    ActivVote or ActivExpressions:
    These systems can be used to check for understanding, and monitor progress
  • 11. Activboard Tips
    ActivSlates:
    Active slates give teachers the ability to move around the room while conducting a lesson. They can also be used to let students manipulate the board from their desks.
  • 12. Activboard Tips
    Teacher Tips:
    Use Activstudentviewer at classroom computers. Students can view the flipcharts and manipulate them individually at each computer.
    Elementary Mode: teachers can change the look of their promethean screen so that it is more kid friendly. This works well with resource classes.