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SmartBoard Resources

“New SmartBoard for the School”

SMART Notebook software
Deliver engaging and interactive lessons across all grades and subject areas with SMART Notebook software. SMART Notebook gives you access to thousands of digital images, templates, interactive and educational content, and drawing tools. Through an easy-to-use interface, you can create, organize and save notes, drawings and screen captures.

Use colorful pens to write over lessons and video. Access tools such as the Screen Shade or Spotlight to help you focus attention. Other features include Ink Aware, the Start Center, SMART Video Player, SMART Recorder and Floating Tools.

SMART’s videos

See the power of SMART products in action

Watch videos created by teachers and SMART’s staff on our YouTube and TeacherTube channels, and see how easy it is to use a SMART Board interactive whiteboard to create extraordinary moments in your classroom.

Access hundreds of teacher-created videos to see how other educators are using their SMART products. Watch clips from finalists in the World Teachers’ Day video contests and SMART’s 2008 Extraordinary Moments TeacherTube Video Contest. You can also download, embed and share video playlists for a convenient way to watch video tutorials and product demonstrations.

SMART Exchange
Join an online community where educators share ideas and best practices, post tips and connect with SMART experts. The SMART Exchange offers a variety of tools, information and resources that teachers can use to create engaging and interactive learning environments.

Lesson activities
Make your lessons more compelling and interactive with SMART lesson activities. Created by educators for educators, the lesson activities are correlated to local curriculum standards for all core subjects.

SMART-accredited titles
Find complementary multimedia content and software that work with your SMART Board interactive whiteboard. SMART accredits titles through its Software Accreditation Program.

Additional content resources
Find all the resources you need to get started by visiting the Teachers’ Hub.

Teachers Love SMART Boards

Teachers Love SMART Boards provides resources for teachers who use Smart Board websites for the SMART
In this podcast, we each share one of our favorite

Engaging Learners
the SMARTboard Way


Smart Learning Marketplace

SMART Board Resources

Use these links to find a variety of resources for the SMART Board.

Smart Training
Smart Education Shortcuts
Interactive Web Sites
Smart Board Basics – Touch, Write, and Save
Great Sites for Using the Smart Board
Smart Board Math Activities
Smart Notebook Lesson Activities
Smart, and Getting Smarter
Speekaboos- stories, fables, nursery rhymes, fairy tales, folk tales and lullabies
Literactive-Guided Reading, ESL (Spanish) version of Guided Reading, e-Poetry, e-Picture Books, The Road to Reading, Black Line Masters and Learning Activities.
Sheppard Software- games, activities, quizzes and more
Whiteboard Resources- all grades- GREAT!!!
Copacabana School District- Great activities
Interactive Sites for the SMART Board (K, Primary, ESL)
Milkshake Live- games, animal videos (primary)
Sites to Use with an Interactive Whiteboard (K-5)
Sites to Use with an Interactive Whiteboard (Grades 6-12)
Starfall- K-2 Reading and Writing
BBC Schools- look for BiteSize or Clips
Flash Projects- K-12 All Subject Areas
Math Interactive Sites
National Library of Virtual Manipulatives (Math)
K-3 Math and Science Links
K-12: All Subject Areas
Math Resources (Elementary)
Literacy Resources (Elementary)
K-6 All Subject Areas

Interactive Activities
Thinkfinity Partner Sites Interactive Activities:
Read, Write and Think: English Language Arts/Literacy
Illuminations: Math
Science Netlinks: Science: look for SNL activities
Expeditions:Atlas Maps: Social Studies/Geography (not interactive but capture into the Notebook Software)
Expeditions Activities:Geography
Select an activity then look on the left side of the page for Interactive Features
Smithsonian’s History Explorer: Social Studies Interactives and Media
SMART Tech Online Resources (recommended websites)

Tutorials,Training, & Sharing

SMART Technologies Teachers Hub

SMART Technologies Online Tutorials
Two Minute Tutorials from SMART Technologies
Using the SMART Board to Teach Engaging Lessons (with a 6-12 Math Emphasis)
Teacher Tube SMART Board Groups- join a group to view videos
SMART Exchange-forums, downloads, groups, etc.
Lesson Activities
SMART Notebook Senteo Lesson Activities
Tequipment Educator Resources- be sure to create a login (it’s FREE)
The SMART Board Lounge-The Web’s #1 Resource for All Things SMART Board
SMART Board Resources (Videos, Lessons and More)
Center School District SMART Board Resources (templates, tips and more)
Math SMART Lesson Activies
SMART Board Lessons- all subjects
Longwood School District SMART Board Lessons (all levels)
Ms. Weaver’s SMART Board Lessons (elementary)
Bedfordshire SMART Board Lessons
Various SMART Board Resources
Scholastic’s Interactive Whiteboard Lessons
PowerPoint Game Templates
Classroom Game Templates- The Price is Right, Deal or No Deal, Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader and more with music!
PowerPoint Templates- Jeopardy, Millionaire, Hollywood Squares and more.
PowerPoint Game Templates (University of North Carolina)
Microsoft Word Game Templates
Microsoft Excel Game Templates

World Teachers’ Day Videos

Get inspired by SMART’s global community of educators.

We received entries from across the world for SMART’s World Teachers’ Day Contest 2007. Choosing from among the many outstanding videos was a difficult task. You can check out the full videos from the winning entries here but we want to share some highlights and showcase tips and tricks you can use.

Watch the following clips to see how easy it is to use a SMART board to create extraordinary moments in your classroom.

Check out how teachers take their lessons to the next level using SMART Board interactive whiteboards.

View the video (Windows | QuickTime)

Learn how the SMART Board interactive whiteboard recorder helps students review classroom material.

View the video (Windows | QuickTime)

Discover how the SMART Board interactive whiteboard becomes an essential tool for students with disabilities.

View the video (Windows | QuickTime)

Watch how students use the SMART Board interactive whiteboard and listen to their testimonials.

View the video (Windows | QuickTime)

See how international students are using SMART Board interactive whiteboards.

View the video (Windows | QuickTime)

Find out how SMART Board interactive whiteboards excite visual learners.

View the video (Windows | QuickTime)


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