SMART Board Interactive Whiteboard For Dummies

Author: Radana Dvorak
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118387412
Release Date: 2012-08-29
Genre: Computers

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.

SMART Board Interactive Whiteboard For Dummies

Author: Radana Dvorak
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118376684
Release Date: 2012-10-02
Genre: Computers

Provides step-by-step instructions on using interactive whiteboards, covering such topics as hardware components, software, using sound and interactive elements, and sharing work with remote attendees.

400 Ideas for Interactive Whiteboards

Author: Pete Sharma
Publisher: MacMillan
ISBN: 0230417647
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Educational technology

This title provides a wealth of resources to help teachers integrate the digital board into their classrooms. It provides ideas for using regular programs and software, as well as offering suggestions on how to create specifically-tailored resources.

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

Author: Jenny Gage
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317705505
Release Date: 2014-01-14
Genre: Education

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.

Reading Writing Lessons for the Smart Board Grades K 1

Author: Scholastic, Inc. Staff
Publisher: Teaching Resources
ISBN: 0545290384
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Education

Research shows that learning is more motivating and fun on an interactive whiteboard. But teachers have very little time to create lessons for the SMART Board. These ready-to-use lessons offer the perfect solution! A great way to reach all learners and meet the standards! The Grades K-1 CD teaches phonics, sight words, sentence structure, sequencing, spelling, and more. Meets the Common Core State Standards for English language arts! Ready-to-use lessons for the SMART Board save teachers time! Includes reproducible activity pages

Moodle For Dummies

Author: Radana Dvorak
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118086511
Release Date: 2011-04-12
Genre: Computers

The fun and friendly guide to the world's most popular online learning management system Modular Object Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment, also known as Moodle, is an online learning management system that creates opportunities for rich interaction between educators and their audience. However, the market has been lacking a simple, easy-to-understand guide that covers all the essentials of Moodle?until now. Using straightforward language and an entertaining tone to decipher the intricate world of Moodle, this book provides you with the resources you need to take advantage of all the eLearning and eTraining possibilities that Moodle offers. Offers a hands-on approach to learning Moodle, the revolutionary online learning management system Uses simple language peppered with good humor to break down the complexities of Moodle into easily digested pieces of information Caters to the specific needs of teachers and business trainers by providing the resources they need Moodle For Dummies provides you with the tools you need to acquire a solid understanding of Moodle and start implementing it in your courses.

Interactive Whiteboards for Education Theory Research and Practice

Author: Thomas, Michael
Publisher: IGI Global
ISBN: 9781615207169
Release Date: 2010-02-28
Genre: Computers

"This book contributed to the debate about the importance of research-based studies in the field of educational policy making in general and learning technologies, particularly the use of interactive whiteboards for education"--Provided by publisher.

Learning and Teaching with Interactive Whiteboards

Author: David Barber
Publisher: Learning Matters
ISBN: 9781473914124
Release Date: 2007-03-19
Genre: Education

Interactive Whiteboards (IWBs) are becoming increasingly common in schools and early years settings, and it is important for trainees to be equipped with the necessary skills and understanding to use them effectively to enhance learning. This book takes a thematic approach, examining all the key issues required to get the most out of this versatile learning technology. All chapters contain case studies from a range of subject areas and across the key stages, ensuring the text is rooted in the reality of the primary classroom and its curriculum.

Grammar Rulz

Author: Erik Ortman
Publisher: Maupin House Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 9781934338650
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: Education

"Just a dozen a day and Grammar Rulz! The idea is simple: Students must find and correct a dozen errors in daily-starter exercises. Four, six-week-long units feature historical periods familiar to middle-school students – from ancient Egypt to Viking times. Pre-formatted SMART™ Notebook and Mimio® files allow you to engage and focus middle-school students with these unique grammar bell-ringers – designed to provide you with a fast, fun, and flexible way to teach basic writing conventions! Each daily exercise takes as little as three minutes and provides a new vocabulary word and authentic practice for spelling, capitalization, punctuation, grammar, and usage plus an optional extension activity. Easy-to-grade unit quizzes provide built-in assessment. Grammar Rulz works with any classroom! Use it: •In social studies/language arts classes or during stand-alone language-arts instruction. •With any level of technology. Ready-to-go PDFs and whiteboard files give you the power to display and correct the daily exercises using multimedia projectors or interactive whiteboards. You can also use Grammar Rulz with an overheard projector, dry-erase board, or chalkboard. Additional CD files give you a bonus story unit; Grammar Rulz Express packets with two exercises per page for an even faster and easier correction method; printable illustrations of story characters, proofreading and punctuation posters, spelling lists, and middle-school writing standards; and helpful videos on how to use Grammar Rulz with interactive whiteboard software."

A Bad Case of Stripes

Author: David Shannon
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545254175
Release Date: 2010-06-15
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In order to ensure her popularity, Camilla Cream always does what is expected, until the day arrives when she no longer recognizes herself.

Writing Lessons for the Interactive Whiteboard

Author: Lola M. Schaefer
Publisher: Scholastic Teaching Resources
ISBN: 054514471X
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Education

These easy, step-by-step lessons show teachers how to use the interactive whiteboard to engage students in learning excellent writing craft techniques with models of strong writing. Expert writing teacher Lola Schaefer covers all the essentials-organizing, setting a strong focus, writing convincing leads, and more! Includes tips for both Promethean and SMART Board users, plus CD with models to use on screen. For use with Grades 5 & Up.

Training Your Brain For Dummies

Author: Tracy Packiam Alloway
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470975411
Release Date: 2010-12-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

Mastering the latest fitness craze-keeping your brain healthy at any age Judging from the worldwide popularity of the brain game, Nintendo DS, and such mind-bending puzzles as SuDoku and KenKen®, keeping one's mind as limber as an Olympic athlete is an international obsession. With forecasters predicting over a million people with dementia by 2025, today's young and senior population have a vested interest in keeping their grey matter in the pink for as long as possible. Training Your Brain For Dummies is an indispensable guide to every aspect of brain fitness-and keeping your mind as sharp, agile, and creative for as long as you can. Whether you want to hone your memory, manage stress and anxiety, or simply eat brain healthy food, this guide will help you build brain health into your everyday life. Includes verbal, numerical and memory games, brain games to play on the move, tips on the best day-to-day habits, and long-term mental fitness techniques Offers ten key brain training basics, tips on brain training through one's lifetime, and improving long- and short-term memory Includes advice on improving creativity, developing a positive mindset, and reaping the rewards of peace and quiet With tips on mind/body fitness, Training Your Brain For Dummies is a must-have guide for anyone, at any age, for keeping one's mind-and quality of life-in peak condition.

Marketing For Dummies

Author: Jeanette McMurtry
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119365570
Release Date: 2017-06-06
Genre: Business & Economics

The classic, bestselling marketing guide, updated for the digital era Marketing For Dummies, 5th Edition is the ultimate handbook for boosting your business. Whether you're a small mom-and-pop shop, a local nonprofit, or a mid-size business looking to grow, the right marketing approach can make your company or organization stand out from the crowd. This book shows you how to find, reach, and engage with your customers in a way that brings in business. This new edition, updated to align with the latest marketing revolution, introduces you to essential techniques including search engine, guerilla, global, and behavior marketing. You'll learn where to find your people, and how to give them what they want—how they want it—using behavioral techniques. You'll discover inexpensive online marketing and promotion tools, proving that budget doesn't have to be an insurmountable obstacle. You'll find up-to-date marketing plans, resources, and examples throughout to help you get out there and get your business noticed today! Today's marketing treats every aspect of customer interaction—including customer service and the product itself—as an opportunity to grow. This book shows you how to harness the power of these techniques to drive traffic, boost sales, and move your business forward. Turn web visibility into real-world traffic and sales Reach the right people at the right time Develop a cohesive marketing plan for any budget Source locally, market dynamically, and connect with your community Whether you're looking for fundamental marketing skills, seeking guidance on social media and analytics, or need a full-blown comprehensive web marketing strategy, this book has you covered. Marketing For Dummies, 5th Edition helps you open the door to a new, more successful phase of business.