SMARTBOARD RESOURCES FOR TEACHERS

Misc. Resources             Teacher Tools          ELA Resources       Phonics        Math         Science

Art Resources           Music Resources         Social Studies Resources

Especially for First Grade

MISC. RESOURCES
*SMART Learning Activities (Extensive list of Smartboard Activities K-12)
*Teq Educator's Resource Site 
Excellent site - You have to register, but it is worth it.  Lots of downloables
SMARTBOARD Activites by subject
*Crickweb  Lots of very cute games in all subject areas
Mr. Young's Bouncy "A" (Lots of activities for all subject areas)
LPSB SmartBoard Resources
Tangipahoa Parish SmartBoard Resources
Smartboard Templates for KidPix, Kidspiration
GREAT K - 3 Sites for SmartBoards
SMARTBOARD in the Classroom
e-Learning for Kids
Crayola Digi-Color

ABCya  Games for first graders
K - 2 SmartBoard Templates
Templates for Grades 3 - 5
Amphitheater Whiteboard Lesson Collection SmartBoard Resources
Primary Games
Keeping Your Smartboard Surface Clean

Free Flash Jeopardy Review Generator
Great K - 3 SMARTbord Sites
Downloadable Flipcharts for Grades 3 - 5
Smartboard Galleries
Instructing with Smartboards
document with embedded Internet links
Topmarks Interactive Whiteboard Resource

Scholastic SmartBoard Resources
Preschool and Kindergarten game
Visual Skills Interactive Sites for Smartboard Use   Grades K - 5
PBS Interactive Whiteboard Games for Language Arts, Math, The Arts, and Science
Teacher Resource Exchange
First Grade Smartboard Sites 
PortaPortal.com -  Lots of resources in all subject areas
Activites for all subjects for primary grades
Dositey  - Mixture of activities for elementary grades
5th Grade  Internet Activities

 

Teacher Tools

Way Back Machine This service allows users to see archived versions of web pages of the past
Clipart Heaven Tons for great, FREEE clipart - - Primary/Intermediate
Findsounds Search the web for sound clips- - Primary/Intermediate
Image Encyclopedia Hundreds to photographs arranged in categories - Primary/Intermediate Level
Math Teacher’s Toolkit Compilation of Flash resources to support whole class teaching – Primary Level
Powermedia Plus Hundreds of educational videos that can be downloaded to your computer - Primary/Intermediate Level
SqoolTube Many free educational videos - Primary/Intermediate Level
Visual Aids Grade K
Award Makers Several sites to make your own awards
Graph Maker Make a pictogram graph
Graphic Organizers Dozens of printable graphic organizers – great for Smartboard use
Homework Excuse Creator Fun class activity to address missing homework
Phonics Worksheets Free printable worksheets – can use on smartboard – Primary Level
Visual Aids Grade 1
Visual Aids Grade 2
Worksheets Free printable worksheets – can use on smartboard – Primary Level
Flash Cards Make your own draggable flash cards to make matching games
Graphic Orgainzers Reading graphic organizers and printables
Virtual Dice Virtual 6 sided dice
Virtual Dice Virtual 8 sided dice
Virtual Dice Virtual 10 sided dice
Virtual Dice Virtual 12 sided dice
Virtual Dice Customize your own virtual dice
Grapher Interactive – make your own bar graph
BeFunky This is a free site that let's you make cartoon images of yourself using your own pictures.
PicSearch Search the web for images. An image search service with more than 2,000,000,000 pictures.
Search For Video Search the web for videos
Animoto Make your own 30 sec. videos with music to use as an introduction to a lesson.  Really cool site!
Gigapan Allows you to explore panoramic, high-resolution images in unique and fascinating ways.
Wordle Wordle is a toy for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Flash Who Wants to be a Millionaire was designed by a teacher for use in the classroom as a SmartBoard review game. This site has all of the tools needed to create a Who Wants to be a Millionaire review game, download your game for free, and play Who Wants to be a Millionaire in your classroom.
Jeopardy Flash Jeopardy was designed by a teacher for use in the classroom as a SmartBoard review game. This site has all of the tools needed to create a Jeopardy review game, download your game for free, and play jeopardy in your classroom.
Board Game Flash Board Game was designed by a teacher for use in the classroom as a SmartBoard review game. This site has all of the tools needed to create a free review game, download the game for free, and play in your classroom.
Tecsmart Free site but you must register.  Download/upload smartboard templates and lessons.  A site for educators by educators.
Electronic Field Trips Great site by Kentucky Education Department.  Includes teaching guides and movies.  Free.
Topmarks A wonderful site from the UK. It features greatveducational resources which work well on interactive whiteboards in the classroom. The resources are organized by subject, age group and category to make them easy for you to find.
Multiplication.com This site contains the techniques, tips, and secrets used by master teachers!
Mrs. Gray's Research Sites for Kids Mrs. Gray's Research Sites for Kids - a search engine that searches only a few (22 ) select kid-friendly reference sites.
KidsClick Annotated searchable directory of websites created for kids by librarians. Searchable by subject, reading level and degree of picture content.
LTS Child-safe Image Search:  You can use these images for educational purposes without worrying about cost or copyright.  Included photos and illustrations in many categories including environment, animals and birds, people, food and dring, history, technology, etc. – Primary/Intermediate Level
Pics4Learning Child-safe Image Search:  Pics4Learning is a copyright-friendly image library for teachers and students. The Pics4Learning collection consists of thousands of images that have been donated by students, teachers, and amateur photographers. Unlike many Internet sites, permission has been granted for teachers and students to use all of the images donated to the Pics4Learning collection.
Teachers’  Domain Teachers’ Domain resources include video and audio segments, Flash interactives, images, documents, lesson plans for teachers, and student-oriented activities.
Rockingham County Schools Technology integration resources for Grades K-5 in all curriculum areas
Super Timer Use this super timer on your smartboard to time classroom tasks
Edublogs.TV A video hosting site dedicated to education
The Future’s Channel high quality multimedia content which educators in any setting can use to enliven curriculum, engage students and otherwise enhance the learning experience.
Xtimeline a free web-based timeline. Easily create and share timelines with pictures and videos.
vozMe Allows you to type in text and save it as a male or female voice mp3 file – in different languages!
Schmoop Provides study guides /summaries for literature, history, and poetry
Tag Gallaxy Awesome way to view images on your smartboard.  Enter a keyword (tag) and then click on the big planet. All the images will fly toward and cover the planet. You can then rotate the planet to view the different images that match your tags. When you find a picture you like, you can click on it to enlarge it.  Amazing!
Morgue File The morgue file free photo reference archive provides the public and creative community
Edupic Graphical Resource Teacher designed free image resource for educators and their students
Spell with Flickr For those times you want a word to look really funky and you’ve exhausted all the fonts. This pulls in photos of letters from flickr to make your word.
Phrasr Type a phrase and the site will pull in words from Flickr to match each word and then animates them in sequence.
Bookr Bookr is a tool to create and share your own photobook/storybook using Flickr images.  Great literacy tool!
Memry Enter  a keyword and Memry automatically makes a Memory game using Flickr images!

 LANGUAGE ARTS RESOURCES
Magnetic Poetry
Verbs in Space

Noun Explorer
Adjective Adventure
Comma Chameleon
Synonyms/Antonyms
Cause and Effect
Compound words
Conjunctions (SMART-Created)
Personal Pronouns (SMART-Created)
Subject Complements (SMART-Created)
Prepositions (SMART-Created)
Adverbs (SMART-Created)
Drawing conclusions
Spin and Spell easy level
Parts of speech

Haiku Poems
Starfall
Stories to Listen Read

PBS Between the Lions

Magnetic Nursery Rhymes
Reading Interactive Sites for Smartboard Use – Grades K - 5
High Frequency Words: Little, Make, Its
High Frequency Words: Just, Do, It
High Frequency Words: From, Get, For

Stories Interactive Sites for Smartboard Use – Grades K - 5
Kindergarten and 1st Grade Literacy Activities
2nd and 3rd Grade Literacy Activities
4th and 5th Grade Literacy Activities

Language – Out of Place** Sorting activity – Primary Level
Recycle Game** Sorting recyclable items – Primary Level
Animal Idioms 2 Drag and Drop activity – Intermediate Level
Sorting Sorting activities – Primary Level
Animal Idioms Drag and Drop activity – Intermediate Level
Animal Idioms 3 Drag and Drop activity – Intermediate Level
Body Idioms Drag and Drop activity – Intermediate Level
Body Idioms Interactive Snakes and Ladder game for body idioms – Intermediate Level
Build a Beast Great for giving and following directions; critical features- Primary/Intermediate Level
Categorization Grouping sounds andinstruments– Primary/Intermediate Level
Categorization From four objects, choose the one that does not belong – Primary Level
Inference Riddles Guess what’s in the bag when given clues – Primary Level
Lecky Compares** Interactive game for modified adjectives/quantity concepts – Primary Level
Sorting Sorting by shapes – Primary Level
Sorting Toys Sorting old and new toys w/Venn Diagram- Primary/Intermediate Level
Spatial Concepts Game for early spatial concepts – Primary Level
Trivia Quiz Quiz on general knowledge – Intermediate Level
Work Idioms Drag and Drop activity – Intermediate Level
Categorization Grouping animals and plants by attributes – Primary/Intermediate Level
Sequencing See video of task being performed and then complete a sequence task – Primary Level
Sorting Sorting activities – Primary Level
Sorting People Sort people by attributes – Primary Level
Concepts Big & Small, Short & Tall – Primary Level
Gestures Nonverbal language activity – Primary Level
Trash Stash Categorization game – primary

 

PHONICS
Word Families (K-2)
Phonemic Awareness Interactive Sites for Smartboard Use – Grades K - 5
r-controlled vowels
r-controlled vowels (2)
Matching vowels sounds
Matching Vowel Sound

Final Phoneme “y”
Final Phoneme “t” II
Final Phoneme “t”
Final Phoneme “s”
Final Phoneme “r”



MATH RESOURCES
Interactive Pattern Blocks (Pre-K thru 2)
Interactive Attribute Blocks (Pre-K thru 2)
Interactive Geoboard (Pre-K thru 2)
Clocks: Analog & Digital

Analog Clock
Pentominoes (Pre-K thru 2)
Pattern Blocks
(Pre-K thru 2)
Tangrams
(Pre-K thru 2)
Pattern Generator
Smartboard Grapher
Math Online
Attribute Blocks (Grades 3 - 5)
Geoboard (Grades 3 - 5)
Geoboard - Circular (Grades 3 - 5)
Pentominoes (Grades 3 - 5)
Pattern Blocks (Grades 3 - 5)
Pentominoes (Grades 3 - 5)
Ghostblasters (math multiples)
K - 3 Smartboard Math

Vectorkids - Interactive Math Activities
Kidsnumbers.com - Math Games
4th and 5th Grade Online Math Activities
2nd and 3rd Grade Online Math Activities
Kindergarten and 1st Grade Online Math Activities
Practice Your Math Facts

SOCIAL STUDIES RESOURCES

U.S.A. Geography Games
Social Studies Interactive Sites for Smartboard Use  Grades K - 5

SCIENCE RESOURCES
Seasons for Kids
Kid's Jungle
A Walk In The Woods (interactive walk in the woods)
Simple Machines
The Magic School Bus
Human Anatomy Online

Balance and Motion
Bunny Balance
Butterfly Life Cycle
Animals  (How animals meet their needs)
Chain Reaction  (food chain activities)
Dry Bones Connected  Music Cartoon Video that illustrates the skeleton
Parts of a Plant  (Label the parts of a plant.)
Photosynthesis Pt. 1
Photosynthesis Pt. 2
Plant Parts Concentration (Concentration game on plant vocabulary - Primary)
Plant Parts Concentration
(Concentration game on plant vocabulary - Intermediate)
Plant Parts
Plants Life Cycle
Trees are Terrific
Seed Germination Lab
Pushing and Pulling
Solar System Game
Solids and Liquids  Tutorial, activity and quiz - Primary/Intermediate Level
Solids and Liquids  How can you change a liquid into a solid or a solid into a liquid? - Primary Level
Squish the Fish  Life on a Coral Reef
That Water Cycle  Animation for Primary/Intermediate
Tsunami* Animated guide that shows how tsunamis are formed - Intermediate
House Hunt  Match animal with its home – primary

Volcanos* Animated guide that shows how volcanos are formed - Intermediate
Water Cycle TeacherTube Video on water cycle - Primary Level
What is Wind? Illustrated/Animated book that explains what causes wind - Primary Level
Where on Earth* game show format where the aim is to guess the habitat using the least amount of clues. -  Primary/Intermediate Level
Where’s Quack Playing with sound – Primary
Why do Leaves Change Colors? Illustrated/Animated book that explains why leaves change colors - Primary Level
Why does it Snow? Illustrated/Animated book that explains why it snows - Primary Level
Why Does the Sky Look Blue? Illustrated/Animated book that explains why the sky looks blue - Primary Level
Why is the Grass Green? Illustrated/Animated book that explains why grass is green - Primary Level
Why Plants Grow factors affecting plants - - Primary/Intermediate
Human Body Student produced electronic book about the human body – Primary Level
Volcano Wonderful volcano movie clips from Hawaii
Volcanoes There are many active volcanoes worldwide. Is there anything we can do to predict how and when they will erupt? ( upper grades)
Rock Cycles Learn how to distinguish between types of rocks and discover how rocks change over time. ( upper grades)
Science Storybooks These free animated electronic storybooks help teach science in a fun and entertaining manner
Plant Life Cycle Animation of plant life cycle
Science Fair Science project ideas, questions/answers, how-tos ranging in difficulty from grades K to 12.
Pollen Park This is an engaging interactive activity that help kids aged 7 - 11 learn about plant reproduction
Engineering Interact The resource provides fully interactive, engaging game environments and high-quality learning material covering light, sound, forces and motion, earth and beyond, and electricity.  GREAT SITE!
Skeletal System Game Learn the bones

 


ART RESOURCES
Paint Activities
Paint a Picture
Cloud Dreamer
Collage Machine


MUSIC RESOURCES

PBS Thumb Piano Tunes
Freaky Frank's Music Machine
Musical Bottles (play music on bottles)
Singing Leaves
Friends At Hoppy Hill (animal sounds)

Music Interactive Sites for Smartboard Use – Grades K - 5
Haunted House Book  PDF file with cute Halloween Song Book - Primary