Version 2: Why Smart Boards: SMARTBoards for Parents and Community Partners

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Version 2: Why Smart Boards: SMARTBoards for Parents and Community Partners

  1. 2. <ul><li>How does a SMARTBoard work? </li></ul><ul><li>What can a SMARTBoard do? </li></ul><ul><li>Who uses a SMARTBoard? </li></ul><ul><li>How is it used? </li></ul>
  2. 3. Video output from computer to projector Video projected from projector to SMARTBoard Computer sees the SMARTBoard as a giant touch screen ‘mouse’ device. Input data sent to the computer via USB.
  3. 4. Classroom can now project a computer video output for the whole class to see. Classroom computer can be used for instructional purposes. - Internet connection enables learning via interactive websites. - Software can be used as a learning and instructional tool. <ul><li>Students can interact with digital content naturally. </li></ul><ul><li>Write using the SMARTBoard’s pens in digital ink on top of a digital image or diagram. </li></ul><ul><li>Save daily accessed calendars, charts, graphs, notes. </li></ul><ul><li>Touch, drag, manipulate learning objects to demonstrate understanding. </li></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>Helps students become active, not passive learners. </li></ul>echristophy
  5. 6. <ul><li>Allows teachers to customize teaching strategies to meet the individual needs of students. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Such as Multiple Intelligences (Gardner, 1983) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>bodily-kinesthetic, </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>spatial, </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>musical, </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>interpersonal. </li></ul></ul></ul>echristophy
  6. 7. <ul><li>Expands the teaching resources available to the teacher that will engage students: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Built in gallery items, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Online resources, </li></ul></ul>echristophy
  7. 8. <ul><li>Allows information from class to be posted to a website for further studying. </li></ul>echristophy
  8. 9. <ul><li>Allows students to be creative in conveying information to their peers. </li></ul>echristophy

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