Smart Board Ideas

Polyvision Downloads


K-3 http://www.juliethompson.com/SMART.html

All Levels: http://eduscapes.com/sessions/smartboard/

Smart Board Activities http://www.bristolvaschools.org/mwarren/SBActivities.htm

All levels with Jeopardy template: http://www.ecarter.k12.mo.us/dept/elementary/fourthgrade/ccrites/etipslesson1.html

Suggestions this school had:
Ways to use your SMARTBoard™ in your classroom
  • Digital storytelling
  • Brainstorm
  • Take notes directly into PowerPoint presentations
  • Reinforce skills by using on-line interactive web sites
  • Create a project calendar
  • Teach editing skills using editing marks
  • Use highlighter tool to highlight nouns, verbs, adjectives, etc.
  • Use it with Kidspiration or Inspiration
  • Teach students how to navigate the Internet
  • Illustrate and write a book as a class. Use the record feature to narrate the text.
  • Diagram activities
  • Teach steps to a math problem.
  • Have students share projects during Parent/Teacher/Student conferences
  • Graphics and charts with ESL learners and special ed students.
  • Teach vocabulary
  • Electronic Word Wall
  • End each day by having students write one thing that they learned
  • 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 how to burn 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