Getting the Most Out of Your Interactive Whiteboard

Author: Amy Buttner
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317924711
Format: PDF
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Put your interactive whiteboard to immediate use with confidence and skill, and launch your classroom directly into the 21st-century! In this book, teacher and SMART-Certified Trainer Amy Buttner provides clear, practical steps for making the most of your interactive whiteboard, plus other multimedia tools and the web. You’ll learn how to design your own activities using SMART Notebook software, utilize the board for assessment purposes, connect with online resources, and more. Use interactive whiteboards to enhance instruction and engage your students in a media-rich setting. With these strategies, you’ll maximize this and other revolutionary technologies, and ultimately help to raise classroom achievement.

SMART Board Interactive Whiteboard For Dummies

Author: Radana Dvorak
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118387414
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The easy-to-use guide to SMART Board® interactive whiteboards SMART Board interactive whiteboards—which combine the functionality of a computer with the simplicity of a whiteboard—are rapidly becoming fixtures in classrooms, boardrooms, and lecture halls everywhere. While these high tech devices are transforming the ways we teach and learn, getting the most out of them can be down right intimidating. SMART Board® Interactive Whiteboard For Dummies is here to help, explaining everything users need to know to make the most of their technology. Covering topics including how to calibrate a SMART Board interactive whiteboard using a computer, navigating software options, creating interactive presentations and lesson plans, incorporating sound and animation, managing content, and using digital ink with the touch of a finger, the book is designed to get your interactive whiteboard up and running in no time. Introduces and explains SMART Board interactive whiteboards, computer-based white boards that are becoming widespread in classrooms and boardrooms around the world Covers essential topics ranging from setting up a SMART Board interactive whiteboards to managing content Provides the tools SMART Board interactive whiteboard users need to make the most of these new devices The go-to guide for anyone working with SMART Board interactive whiteboards, SMART® Board Interactive Whiteboard For Dummies is designed to make using the chalkboards of the twenty-first century a cinch.

Get the Most from Your Smartboard

Author: Danny Nicholson
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
ISBN: 1326290118
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Become a whizz with your whiteboard with these easy tutorials. Danny uses his many years experience as a SMARTboard trainer to inspire teachers to use their boards in a more creative way. This book will give you many quick and easy practical ways to get the very best from your SMARTboard. Step-by-step tutorials walk you through the process of making fun and engaging resources. There are ideas for all age ranges and subject areas.

A Practical Guide to Teaching Mathematics in the Secondary School

Author: Clare Lee
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0415508207
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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A Practical Guide to Teaching Mathematics in the Secondary School offers straightforward advice, inspiration and support for mathematics teachers whether in training or newly qualified. Based on the best research and practice available, it offers a wide range of tried and tested approaches that succeed in secondary classrooms. Each chapter contains a wealth of tasks and ideas that allow teachers to reflect on the approaches and make plans for using them in their own classrooms, and offers ideas for lesson plans, learning activities and suggested further reading and development. Illustrated throughout with case studies and practical insights from classroom observations and experience, this book covers key aspects of mathematics teaching, including: managing the class and learning environment; teaching the topics of mathematics; encouraging mathematical thinking; choosing and using resources; using multi-media technology; assessing work in mathematics. A Practical Guide to Teaching Mathematics in the Secondary School is an essential companion to the core textbook Learning to Teach Mathematics in the Secondary School. Written by expert professionals, it supports you in your development of imaginative and effective lessons on a variety of curriculum topics in different teaching situations.

Pedagogically Speaking

Author: Selena Woodward
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781495990632
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The second book in the Pedagogically Speaking series, Tips and Tricks for Smart Notebook(tm) is designed to help you to create fun, simple and fully interactive lessons which successfully link your subject knowledge with technology and pedagogy.Written by Selena Woodward, from a teacher's perspective, this book is a practical guide to getting more out of your Interactive Whiteboard Software. Learn how to use simple tools in SMART Notebook(tm) to engage your students and deepen their learning. Consider how you can use the tools to differentiate, to scaffold, challenge and extend students, to assess and much, much more. Ensure that your partnership with this technology is truly enhancing learning and teaching in your classroom.

How to Use an Interactive Whiteboard Really Effectively in Your Primary Classroom

Author: Jenny Gage
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317705505
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This book helps teachers get to grips with using software and offers advice on the different classroom management, differentiation and learning styles issues involved in using a whiteboard in a classroom context by: * Covering issues specific to Primary school teachers integrating whiteboard teaching into their classrooms * Providing cross-curricular strategies that help teachers incorporate the board in a range of subjects * Including screenshots and photos that show what can be created and how to do it * Offering innovative ways of presenting curriculum topics * Including a CD packed full of resources that teachers can develop for their own use.

The Really Useful ICT Book

Author: Jill Jesson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136680403
Format: PDF
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The Really Useful ICT Book is a practical and easy-to-use guide to give you all the confidence you need to use ICT really effectively inside and outside the primary classroom. It makes clear how ICT can be taught as a standalone subject, and how it can be used easily and imaginatively to enhance teaching other subjects. Jam-packed with ideas and templates to save you time, this friendly handbook offers an introduction to: using ICT inside the classroom – including interactive whiteboards, computer suites, VLEs and e-safety using ICT outside the classroom – including word processors, laptops, data loggers and digital cameras when and how to use a wide range of software and hardware – from spreadsheet packages through to digital photography, e-portfolios and software simulation using ICT in all subject areas practical suggestions for using ICT in cross-curricular topics using ICT to develop teacher and pupil creativity using ICT for assessment and in your professional role. With an emphasis on developing children’s creativity and on progression from Key Stage 1 to Key Stage 2, The Really Useful ICT Book is a comprehensive compendium of advice and inspiration for all training, newly qualified and experienced teachers, as well as those in support roles in primary schools.

Meeting Special Needs A practical guide to support children with Dyslexia

Author: Collette Drifte
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 1909101168
Format: PDF
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A practical guide for all early years professionals, and in particular the non-specialist practitioner, to help support children in their care with dyslexia.This title includes: an understanding of the disorder, signs and symptoms, practical ways to help and support, case studies and useful resources.

A Practical Guide to Teaching Computing and ICT in the Secondary School

Author: Andrew Connell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317613996
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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A Practical Guide to Teaching Computing and ICT in the Secondary School offers straightforward guidance and inspiration to support all trainee and newly qualified teachers, as well as their tutors and mentors. It will also be a source of support and ideas for qualified teachers who wish to develop their teaching of Computing as a subject, in light of recent changes to the National Curriculum. Grounded in the best research and practice available, it focuses on the key pedagogical issues which arise during teacher training and offers stimulating activities based on tried and tested strategies. Comprehensively updated and restructured to reflect recent changes in the curriculum, Initial Teacher Training Standards and classroom technologies, it covers key aspects of Computing and ICT teaching: Planning pupil learning and progression Managing the learning environment Using assessment to improve pupil learning and your own teaching Developing pupils’ understanding of key concepts and ideas in Computing, including Computational Thinking and Programming Pupils’ common misconceptions and how to avoid them Helping pupils appreciate good and bad effects of computing. A Practical Guide to Teaching Computing and ICT in the Secondary School, written by experts in the field, provides detailed examples of theory in practice, enabling you to analyse and reflect on your own teaching in order to ensure pupil learning is maximised.

A Practical Guide to Teaching Modern Foreign Languages in the Secondary School

Author: Norbert Pachler
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134162448
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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This practical guide offers valuable support for student-teachers and teachers in their early professional development. Divided into three sections it covers: key pedagogical issues and planning developing key skills, knowledge and understanding broadening your perspective. Teaching is rapidly becoming a more research and evidence-informed profession and the materials in this book are specifically designed to support developments in the (pedagogical) knowledge base in teaching. The guide extends the popular Learning to Teach Modern Foreign Languages in the Secondary School by providing detailed examples of theory in practice. These examples are based on the up-to-date research and practice. In addition, they provide links to relevant sources supporting evidence-informed practice.