It’s Halloween weekend, and our Friday Five takes on what some might call a frightful topic: the SMART Board!
Are you haunted by visions of these big, ghostly white boards? Does the thought of learning how to use a new technology leave you shaking in your boots? Don’t worry, we’ve put together a list of the top five reasons you shouldn’t be afraid of the SMART Board. So grab another fun-size Snickers and read on!
- You’ll never have to make another transparency again!
- Well-integrated SMART Boards can make class time more engaging, challenging and fun.
- They go way beyond chalkboard capabilities. Students can collaborate on writing and problem-solving, play a movie with a single touch or launch an interactive Web tour.
- When you’re done, you can save your work and print copies to distribute to the class.
- There are no limits to what you can do. Check out this awesome collection of interactive whiteboard activities for inspiration.
(Image via Life in 4B)