NEED A SMARTBOARD CODE? You need to find the serial number on any smartboard in your school, and then you can click here to follow the directions to download Notebook 11. You'll enter your SB number and then be issued a NB serial number by email that will allow you to download the software.

Smartboard Presentations:

Advancing Your Smartboard Use - Jan. 20, 2011 - ETFO Guelph - thinking about instructional strategies
ETFO Jan20.notebook

NEW To Smartboards?

Here is a notebook file that will take you through the basics of getting started!

From OSSTF Occasional Teacher PD Session Oct. 20, 2010 Beginner Smartboard session - osstf.notebook

Waterloo Region DSB - Smartboards in the Classroom May 15, 2010.
Note: My notebook files were too big for this wiki so I've posted them on my website here under presentations:
http://www.brendasherry.com
If you have any trouble please drop me an email - brenda.sherry@ugdsb.on.ca

Smartboard Tips and Tricks

Tutorials:

Two YouTube searches will provide you with lots of help: Search 'smartboard training' and 'smartboard tutorials'
How to set up your Smartboard http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ptMHO-btMsU&feature=related
How to get pdfs or documents into notebook files http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QVm1_h8j2BQ
Sometimes parts of the board go 'dead' and you need to reorient with 20 points. Here's how in paper form: orient.pdf
Or...watch a movie to see how to change the orientation settings.


Problems with clicking and dragging on Windows 7? Fix it here:
http://www.teq.com/blog/2010/02/windows-7-and-click-and-drag-problems-on-the-smart-board/#.UR-6AaUZLC4

How to use the 'Balloon Pop' from the Gallery Tools http://www.teacherslovesmartboards.com/2010/04/smartboards-and-the-balloon-pop.html
http://smarttech.com/trainingcenter/tutorials.asp Two minute tutorials about Smartboard features
http://smarttech.com/trainingcenter/online/index.asp Live online training available from Smarttech

Christmas Songs File Christmas songs.notebook
Smart Technologies http://www.smarttech.com
NEW!! New features of Notebook 10
NEW!!** Smart Notebook 10 User Guide.pdf
Keeping it Clean Tips for removing stubborn stains like permanent marker

creating pull tabs.notebook This little file explains how to make pull tabs
Seeing strange flashing lights? Check out this sheet






Online Resources


Math Nook http://www.mathnook.com/addlikemad.html
Ambelside Primary Teacher Resources http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/teacher.htm
Smartboards Page on comprehensive ICT Website http://www.district87.org/staff/powelln/SmartBoard/Default.htm
French Smartboard Lessons http://smartboardrevolution.ning.com/forum/topics/french-lessons
Templates for the Smartboard http://www1.center.k12.mo.us/EDTECH/SB/templates.htm#high
Games in the Classroom - A variety of templates for playing games in the classroom http://people.uncw.edu/ertzbergerj/msgames.htm
Notebook Files about Thanksgiving http://exchange.smarttech.com/search.html?q=thanksgiving
Interactive Primary Games - also really good or ELL learners http://ow.ly/1COz0
Interactive Whiteboard Lessons for Math http://www.teacherled.com/
Smartboard Lessons for Math http://www.emaths.co.uk/smartboard.htm
A site that is helpful for simulations for use with students with Developmental Disabilities http://www.gcflearnfree.org/default3d.aspx
Check this out for digital books for children in many different languages http://en.childrenslibrary.org/
Fabulous resource for Special Needs students or primary
http://www.priorywoods.middlesbrough.sch.uk/page_viewer.asp?page=Resources&pid=4 Check resources section.
Literacy Activities and More! http://www.rockingham.k12.va.us/howto/smartboard/lessons.htm
Online tutorials for how to use smartboards http://www.teacheronlinetraining.com/library/mod/resource/index.php?id=17
National Library of Virtual Manipulatives http://nlvm.usu.edu/
Annette Lamb's Eduspaces http://eduscapes.com/sessions/smartboard/
Intel Thinking Tools http://www97.intel.com/en/thinkingtools/visualranking
NRich Maths http://nrich.maths.org/public/
Whiteboard Resources http://www.newdealedzone.com/interactivenum.html
Teachers Love Smartboards http://www.smartboards.typepad.com/
PD To Go http://www.pdtogo.com/
Assistive Technology Blog http://blog.vcu.edu/ttac/smartboard4.bmp
UK Resources for Whiteboards http://ngfl.northumberland.gov.uk/iwb/default.htm
Teaching with Smartboard Podcast http://www.ncusd203.org/central/html/what/math/smartboard/
Ten Ways to Get Started with a Smartboard http://www.techlearning.com/article/6106
Using IWB in Your Classroom http://www.waukesha.k12.wi.us/WIT/SmartBoard/specificapps.htm
Teaching With Smartboard http://www.ncusd203.org/central/html/what/math/smartboard/
Not just smartboards but literacy/web related activities at this great website: http://www.readwritethink.org/index.asp
Good Overall Smartboard site - http://www.district87.org/staff/powelln/SmartBoard/Default.htm (NB a few broken links)


Notebook Lessons (J/I/S)


Language:

Great Bubble Gum Media Literacy Lessons for Primary from GEDSB and @dougpete Bubble Gum Media Literacy Unit.notebook
Anchor Charts livelessonanchorchartforrecount.notebook
Mystery Writing - Inferencing Mystery Writing (Inference).notebook
Making Connections making connections.notebook
Point of View point of view.notebook
Essay Writing essay lesson.notebook
Qchart Lessons Q chart Pink Shirt .notebook
Chick-A-Boom (Primary) chickachicka.notebook
Anticipation Guide Template for pre-reading anticipation guide.notebook
How to Use a Thesaurus HowToUseAThesaurus1US.notebook
The Iron Man by Ted Hughes Tension and Characterization.notebook
Creating and analyzing news reports newsreport.notebook
Calendar Activities for Primary sept 08 primary calendar.notebook
Answer Sandwich - Writing Effective Answers answer sandwich.notebook
Synthesizing Synthesizing.notebook
Media Literacy Grade 7/8 Media Literacy Lesson Study gr8.notebook

Science:

Science (Primary) FrogLifeCycleOrderUS(41).notebook
Deserts desertsUS.notebook
Earth Day earthday.notebook
Jeopardy Game Template (can be modified for other grades/subjects) Jeopardy (10Chemistry).notebook

Math:

Area of a Square AreaOfASquareUS.notebook
3-D Geometry Links 3D Geometry.notebook
Angles angles - grade 6.notebook
Trent Math Education Research Collaborative http://www.tmerc.ca/iwb-framework/

History:

Focus on Film http://www.learningcurve.gov.uk/focuson/film/ is a fantastic resource for Smartboard history lessons. You'll find them under whiteboard resouces. The lessons have embedded video and are too large to post here.

Other:

Music lesson music.notebook