Smartboard technology is a fast growing interactive tool used in schools as a new teaching technique. This state of the art electronic board does not replace chalk boards or white boards but enhances teaching tools. This is a new technology with new software and can be a little daunting for the beginner. Listed below is a resource page to help you get started and templates to download. There is also a blog page with teacher comments, the results of their experience with the smartboard, and even downloadable templates of their favorite lesson.
Smart: Downloadable templates for grades k-3.
Portaportal: A cool site with smartboard templates in all grades, mostly k-5
Kidspiration: Great site with nice downloadable templates for k-2.
Center School District: Templates for downloading.
Smartboards in the Classroom: Nice templates for k-2 and more.
Shadow Oaks Elementary: Smartboards templates.
Educator’s Summer Symposium: A beginner’s guide to using Smartboard and templates to help get started.
Oklahoma lessons: Agricultural templates.
Smart technology sites: A list of sites featuring templates for downloading by grade.
Eduscapes: Teaching kids the smartboard way!
Garnet Valley School District: A listing of smartboard templates.
Smartboard: Fifth grade language arts templates. Plus templates for all grades and subjects.
ismartboards:: Listing of visual aids and smartboard templates.
Technology Integrated: A huge listing of smartboard resources.
Wichita public schools: Smartboard lessons.
EduTech: tutorials for smartboards.
Constructive Celebration!: Smartboard information and templates.
Smartboard Lessons: A list of lessons using Smartboard.
Curriki: An interactive meeting place where each teachers posts their comments AND the downloadable template! They even give examples of what works best for them!