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  • I am an Applied ICT As/A2 (Cambridge board) teacher, could i use Interactive Smart board in my computer class room and is it useful
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  • Great Uses of smart boards. Now i actually know what to do with one...
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  • Great slide show! Now I am really interested in seeing a smart board in action. =)
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  • Good job Thonx! Now show us how to use por favor...lol. No really, good job. You make me want a smart board.
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    • Innovative uses of smart boards in the classroom Lathania Angui ED480-01 Mr. John Jenkins NMC-SOE March 21, 2008
    • What are smart boards?
      • SMART Boards (SMART-Technologies, 2003) are a brand of interactive whiteboards.
      • Simply speaking it can be described as a whiteboard displaying the image from the computer monitor with the surface operating as a giant touch screen.
    • SMART Board
      • Enables the teacher and/or student to perform a range of functions.
        • The user can
          • Write on the interactive whiteboard's large touch-sensitive surface with the electronic pen, drag and drop images or text
          • Interact in many ways such as pressing icons to hear pre-recorded sounds
          • Engage with educational multimedia activities
          • Watch simulations and view graphics
          • Capture text or areas of screen and annotate with the pen
          • Save notes, drawing s or annotation for future use.
    • How it works
    • How it looks like in the classroom
    • Interactive uses in the classroom
      • Save lessons to present to students who were absent
      • Create video files to teach a software application, a lesson, or as a review to be posted to the server or web. Example- How to create a graph in Excel or hoe to burn a projects to cds
      • Use the built in maps to teach continents, oceans, countries, or states and capitals.
      • Present presentations created by student or teacher
      • Have students create e-folios including samples of their work and narration
      • Digital storytelling
      • Teach whole group computer or keyboarding skills
      • Brainstorming
      • Take notes directly into PowerPoint presentations
    • Continuation…
      • Reinforce skills by using on-line interactive web sites
      • Creating a project calendar
      • Teach editing skills using editing marks
      • Use in the 6 trait writing process
      • Use highlighter tool to highlight nouns, verbs, adjectives, etc.
      • Use it with Kidspiration or Inspiration
      • Teaching students how to navigate the Internet
      • Illustrate and write a book as a class. Use the record feature to narrate the text.
      • Use the Interwrite software to create lessons in advance at home or at school. Then save them for future use or to be shared with other teachers
      • Diagramming activities
      • Teaching steps to a math problem.
      • Have students share projects during Parent/Teacher/Student conferences
      • Graphics and charts with ESL learners and special ed students.
      • Teaching vocabulary
      • Electronic Word Wall
      • End each day by having students write one thing that they learned
    • Benefits
      • The interactive electronic whiteboard is great for demonstrations....
      • The interactive electronic whiteboard is a colorful tool. Research indicates that students respond to displays where color is employed...
      • The board can accommodate different learning styles...
      • All ages of students respond favorably to board use...
      • Distance learning is an excellent setting for interactive whiteboard use...
      • One-computer classrooms can maximize the use of limited computer access...
      • The interactive whiteboard is an excellent tool for the constructivist educator...
      • The boards are clean and attractive tools...
      • Students with limited motor skills can enjoy board use...
      • It is interactive...
      • It can interface well with other peripherals....
      • It is a kid magnet! ...
    • Tutorials
      • SMART Tech Home Page
      • http://library.uchc.edu/departm/cec/flash/sb_main.html
    • Lesson Plans with Smart boards
      • http://www.scholastic.com/ interactivewhiteboards /
      • http://eduscapes.com/sessions/smartboard/
      • http://www.education.smarttech.com/ste/en-US/Ed+Resource/
      • http://www.wacona.com/smartboard/smartboard.html
      • http://www.waukesha.k12.wi.us/WIT/SmartBoard/specificapps.htm
    • Resources
      • SMART Tech Home Page
      • http://library. uchc . edu / departm / cec /flash/ sb _main.html
      • http://www.scholastic.com/ interactivewhiteboards /
      • http:// eduscapes .com/sessions/ smartboard /
      • http://www.education. smarttech .com/ ste /en-US/Ed+Resource/
      • http://www. wacona .com/ smartboard / smartboard .html
      • http://www. waukesha .k12. wi .us/WIT/ SmartBoard / specificapps . htm
    • In conclusion
      • Smart-Boards are interactive and hold the attention of students. Teachers are able to obtain Smart-Board lessons. Having students have a visual, listen to the teacher and interact with the board and one another is an improvement in the way a teacher presents information.