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A SMART Board is a large video screen that allows users to use a special pen to draw directly on any image projected by the computer hooked up to the board.

Possible Uses

  • Mark up a digital picture to show compositional elements
  • Draw on a map to describe historical event
  • Correct a sentence in composition class
  • Show a PowerPoint video
  • Work on a math problem
  • Have the class practice writing Japanese characters
  • Watch a video (on the computer) and makes notes

Using a SMART Board

  • Turn on the SMART Board
  • Turn on the computer, which will be located beside or under the SMART Board
  • Pick up a color pen - if you change pens, make sure to put the other pen back in its proper cradle

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