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.

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.

Getting the Most Out of Your Interactive Whiteboard

Author: Amy Buttner-Zimmer
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317924715
Release Date: 2014-01-09
Genre: Computers

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.

The Mitten

Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780399252969
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Several animals sleep snugly in Nicki's lost mitten until the bear sneezes.

A Bad Case of Stripes

Author: David Shannon
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9781338113150
Release Date: 2016-08-30
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

"What we have here is a bad case of stripes. One of the worst I've ever seen!" Camilla Cream loves lima beans, but she never eats them. Why? Because the other kids in her school don't like them. And Camilla Cream is very, very worried about what other people think of her. In fact, she's so worried that she's about to break out in...a bad case of stripes!

Using Interactive Whiteboards in the Classroom

Author: Kathleen Kopp
Publisher: Shell Education
ISBN: 1425807798
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Education

Get the most out of the latest classroom technology with Using Interactive Whiteboards in the Classroom. This resource covers the basics for interactive whiteboard users and explores the more advanced features to create truly dynamic lessons. Advice from real teachers and tips from experts provide the know how to incorporate interactive whiteboard activities across the curriculum, including the areas of language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, and health and fitness. Ideas for differentiation help teachers engage students with ease, providing a platform for increased student achievement.

Android Phones For Dummies

Author: Dan Gookin
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119310716
Release Date: 2016-09-26
Genre: Computers

Your full-color guide to putting your Android to work for you Your smartphone is essentially your lifeline—so it's no wonder you chose a simple-to-use, fun-to-customize, and easy-to-operate Android. Cutting through intimidating jargon and covering all the features you need to know about your Android phone, this down-to-earth guide arms you with the knowledge to set up and configure your device, get up and running with texting and emailing, access the Internet, navigate with GPS, synch with a PC, and so much more. Whether you're new to Android phones or have just upgraded to a new model, Android Phones For Dummies makes it fast and easy to make your new smartphone your minion. Written by bestselling author Dan Gookin, it walks you through the basics in a language you can understand before moving on to more advanced topics, like dialing tricks to forward calls, working with predictive text, accessing special characters, manipulating the touch screen, and using a USB connection to synchronize your stuff. Set up your phone and configure its settings Play games, listen to music, and start shooting photos and videos Join the conversation and have fun with social media Make your life easier with Google Voice typing No matter how you slice it, life with an Android phone is more organized and fun—and this book shows you how to make the most of it.

5 Minute Proofreading Practice

Author: Jill Safro
Publisher: Teaching Resources
ISBN: 0545168333
Release Date: 2009-09-01
Genre: Education

Help students succeed in class and on tests with these fun, super-quick daily exercises that provide essential practice in proofreading for spelling, punctuation, capitalization, grammar, and more. All it takes is 5 minutes a day! Each book comes with a CD of ready-to-go Notebook[TM] files to use with your SMART Board[TM]. Even the most reluctant learner in class will want to participate! Perfect for starting the day or reviewing skills. For use with Grades 4-8.

WordPress For Dummies

Author: Lisa Sabin-Wilson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118383162
Release Date: 2012-11-05
Genre: Computers

The popular guide to WordPress, fully updated to help you get blogging Join the millions of bloggers who rely on WordPress, the popular and free blogging platform. This guide covers all the features and improvements in the most up-to-date version of WordPress. Whether you are switching to WordPress from another blogging platform or just starting your first blog, you'll find lots of advice in this friendly guide. With this easy-to-follow book, you?ll be able to take full advantage of the flexibility and usability of WordPress. WordPress is a state-of-the-art blog platform that emphasizes aesthetics, web standards, and usability Shows what it takes to set up and maintain a blog with WordPress and how to use all the new features Covers the changes and improvements to the latest release of WordPress Written by WordPress expert Lisa Sabin-Wilson, this guide helps bloggers take advantage quickly and easily of everything this popular blogging tool has to offer.

Marketing For Dummies

Author: Alexander Hiam
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118880654
Release Date: 2014-04-11
Genre: Business & Economics

Master the latest marketing tools and trends Marketing strategies are evolving faster than ever before, and mastering the latest and greatest strategies are essential to getting results. This updated edition of the classic marketing bestseller includes new and revised material, with full coverage of the latest marketing trends and how to effectively apply them to your business. Whether it's boosting your baseline marketing skills, figuring out social media, developing a comprehensive Internet marketing strategy, or getting expert tips on effective local marketing techniques, Marketing for Dummies, 4th Edition has everything you need in one easy-to-use and accessible guide. Effective marketing is about knowing your customers and giving them what they want, when they want it. The latest marketing research tells us that every customer interaction is an opportunity to grow your business and your bottom line, which is why you need a results-oriented marketing plan. With this updated, practical, and savvy guide to marketing strategies that work, you can apply the skills you already have more efficiently than ever before Marketing For Dummies, 4th Edition gives you the structure and practical advice you need to get the most out of every marketing initiative and, ultimately, grow your business. Maximize the lifetime value of your customers Connect web marketing strategies to real world traffic and sales Implement local sourcing to boost local and regional marketing initiatives Focus your online marketing strategy to target only qualified buyers Before you waste any more time with ineffective and potentially costly marketing missteps, let Marketing For Dummies, 4th Edition establish viable marketing strategies that will help your business succeed.