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Connecting to Your IWB

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This is an introductory workshop on how to connect to the interactive whiteboard and how the board works. This presentation will cover “the basics” of an IWB.

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Connecting to Your IWB

  1. 1. Connecting to Your IWB Step-by-step how-to guide
  2. 2. Overview 2 ✔ Walk through how IWBs work ✔ Take a peek at ActivInspire (Promethean IWB software) ✔ Go on Promethean Planet website to find free lessons
  3. 3. What is an Interactive White Board (IWB)? 3computer projector board pen
  4. 4. How does it work (ēno)? 4 ✔ VGA cable to display on board. Connect from computer to board. ✔ Audio cable to hear via board. Connect from computer to sound box. VGA adapter for Macs
  5. 5. How does it work (ēno)? 5 ✔ VGA cable to display on board. Connect from computer to board. VGA adapter for Macs
  6. 6. How does it work (ēno)? 6 ✔ Driver (software) on computer to connect it to projector and board. Mac: 3.0.2.4 PC: 3.0.2.3
  7. 7. How does it work (ēno)? 7 ✔ Driver (software) on computer to connect it to projector and board. ✔ Bluetooth connection (built-in or USB dongle) on computer to connect it to board and pen. Mac: 3.0.2.4 PC: 3.0.2.3
  8. 8. How does it work (ēno)? 8 ✔ Driver (software) on computer to connect it to projector and board. ✔ Software programs (i.e. ActivInspire) to use computer to control board. ✔ Bluetooth connection (built-in or USB dongle) on computer to connect it to board and pen. Mac: 3.0.2.4 PC: 3.0.2.3
  9. 9. Pen • pairs with the computer via bluetooth • needs batteries to work • Keep the cap on the pen to preserve batteries. • Keep your pen with you once it is paired. Sharing your pen can cause tech issues. 9
  10. 10. Let’s start by opening Inspire. 1. Click the Inspire icon. 2. Look at the toolbar. 3. Find the pen, pointer, page forward, and page backward. 10
  11. 11. Let’s start by opening Inspire. 1. Click the Inspire icon. 2. Look at the toolbar. 3. Find the pen, pointer, page forward, and page backward. 4. Explore the tools in the toolbar. Note the additional tools found under the heading “Tools.” 5. The side-column views are also controlled by the toolbar. 11
  12. 12. Now let’s find free lessons! 12 First sign up for free on www.prometheanplanet.com 1. Click on Sign Up. 2. Complete form. • Ideal for
  13. 13. 1. Click Resources 13 Search for lessons
  14. 14. 1. Click Resources 2. Click Search By State Standard 14 Search for lessons
  15. 15. 1. Click Resources 2. Click Search By State Standard 3. Click Common Core in drop-down menu 4. Search by subject, grade, and CC standard. 15 Search for lessons
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