Web Resources for Teaching and Learning

SMART BOARD
Here are some web sites that you may want to investigate .

  1. http://eduscapes.com/sessions/smartboard/
  2. http://www.explorelearning.com/index.cfm?' , Gizmos for Science & Math (Interactive 30 day trail)
  3. http://www.juliethompson.com/SMART.html' , Great Sites for Math and Language Arts (K-3)
  4. http://www.teacherlink.org/content/math/interactive/flash/home.html' , Interactive Math Projects - Center for Technology & Teacher Ed K-12 (most are 6-12)
  5. http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html' , National Library of Virtual Manipulatives
  6. http://www.sachem.edu/dept/sd/smartboard/Secondary Secondary ELA Smartboard Resources]
  7. http://www.starfall.com/' , Starfall - Primary Language Arts]]
  8. http://www.willard.k12.mo.us/co/tech/smartbrd.htm' , Willard K12 School Resource Page]]
  9. http://education.smarttech.com/ste/en-US/Ed Smarttech Notebook Lesson Plan Database]]
  10. http://www.rockingham.k12.va.us/howto/smartboard/lessons.htm' , 'newwindow' , Smartboard Lessons (K-12)]]
  11. http://www.kenton.k12.ky.us/SmartBoard/smartmath.htm' , Smartboard Math Activities]]
  12. http://eduscapes.com/tap/topic86.htm' , Interactive Websites, Games, Activities]]
  13. http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/' , Project Interactive (K-8 Math)]]
  14. http://www.physicslessons.com/iphysics.htm' , Physics Lessons & Activities]]
  15. http://community.teqsmart.org/news.php' , Tequipment Teacher Resource Center]]
    Requires registration but it is free.
  16. http://lhricms.wikispaces.com/Smartboard Sandbox' , ,LHRIC Smartboard Sandbox
    An ecclectic collection of links to browse!
  17. http://lhricms.wikispaces.com/Smartboard ,PDF Documentation]]
    Cheat sheets and PDF documentation to assist you in becoming familiar with the Board and Notebook software
  18. http://feeds.feedburner.com/SmartboardLessonsPodcast' , Smartboard Lessons Podcasts]]
  19. http://its.leesummit.k12.mo.us/smartboard.htm' , Lessons, Templates, Training Materials]]
  20. http://technology.usd259.org/resources/whiteboards/smartlessons.htm' , Smartboard and Airliner Activities]]
  21. http://smartboards.typepad.com/smartboard/funny/index.html' , Teachers Love Smartboards

 

Animation
1. http://animoto.com a great multimedia web site (free)
2. http://www.converttocartoon.com/
3.http://superherosquad.marvel.com/create_your_own_comic great for creative writing
4. http://www.myfakewall.com/ great site to build a face facebook page , apply it to an historical figure or fictional character
5.http://www.qwiki.com
6. http://learning.snagfilms.com/search
7. http://www.myavatareditor.com/
Social Studies

1. http://projects.nytimes.com/census/2010/explorer?hp
New york times Census data can investigate sociological facts in any given area of the US current
2.http://www.youtube.com/lifeinaday?x=explore - A Day in a Life, great youtube piece
3. http://futureme.org/ Great service for teachers and student goal setting
4.http://www.jfklibrary.org/Exhibits/Interactive-Exhibits.aspx perfect source to study the jfk presidency very interactivehttp://www.jfklibrary.org/Exhibits/Interactive-Exhibits.aspx
5.http://www.newspapermap.com find newpapers throughout the world and translate
Math
http://www.geogebra.org/cms/ great for teaching coordinates, parabolas , line equations, sine, cosine etc

Spelling
http://www.spellingcity.com/ Wonderful interactive spelling test for all ages

English

http://www.wordle.net/ Excellent for any grade, visual literacy site

http://learning.snagfilms.com/search

Study Skills
http://www.easynotecards.com/index

General Resources

 

ELMO Resources

PDF How to set up an Elmo http://libinfo.uark.edu/Webdocs/pam/Elmo.pdf

Basic Set up of the Elmo
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V6RpFGDZPlw&feature=related&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1
60 Sec Tech How to use a Elmo
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r6L6ELQIw3Y&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1