Interactive Whiteboards (IWB) Links

These are a collection of links that include resources for the Interactive Whiteboard (IWB) and some very useful interactive websites that work well on the IWB.

General Resource Links

Get Smart - Copacabana Public School's amazing collection of resources
Topmarks Education free interactive whiteboard resources
Learning Light e-learning Centre UK Interactive Whiteboard Resources
Sue Lemmer's Interactive Whiteboard Resource Page
Ideal Resources - Interactive Whiteboard Activities
National Whiteboard Network UK
Miriam Webster's Visual Dictionary
Edusim Edusim is a free opensource 3D multi-user virtual world specifically for your classroom interactive whiteboard. Edusim is extendable allowing multiple classrooms to connect their interactive whiteboards for collaborative learning session
Shambles IWB links
Befuddlr: Mix up any pictures to be re-arranged on your IWB
Interactive Whiteboard Resources iwb.org.uk is a rapidly growing bank of free to use tools and resources created for teachers who are teaching with an interactive whiteboard.
The BGfL has been developing a number of its resources and activities for use with whiteboards. Includes Foundation and Primary across a range of KLAs.

Gadgets and Gizmos that suit the IWB

Online Timer in small, medium or large format. This also comes with a nice loud alarm when the time up.

SMART Board Specific Resources

Free SMART Notebook lessons including Phonics, Famous People, Maths and Science, Earth Day and Back to School
Kindergarten SMART Notebooks including Maths, Language Arts, Science and Social Studies
SMART Exchange find Notebooks to use in a range of KLAs. Need to Sign In, join for free
Notebook Galleries Download and add galleries to My Content section. Includes Animals, Australian Currency, Explorers, Famous, Flora, Goldfields, Government, Landscapes, Language Templates and Handwriting
SMART Notebooks designed to support the lessons teachers are using in Australian classrooms.
Copacabana Public School Many SMART Notebook activities links
SMART Board Activities Primary Winnipeg School Division
SMART Notebook Resources Cardiff ACCE Many KLAs included
Teachers Love SMART Boards Notebook Lessons, Tips and Tricks, Web Resources and Tutorials



Interactive whiteboard.net.au Smartboard tutorial movies
Smart Technologies two minute Smartboard tutorials
ICT In Oxfordshire Smart Notebook resources
Lesson Activity Toolkit Quick Reference Guide and Lesson Activity Toolkit Download
What's new in Notebook 10.6 includes transparent backgrounds, measurement tools, regular polygons, and curved lines.
Get Smart With SMART Boards notebooks, podcasts and videos

Promethean Activ board Specific Resources

Atomic Learning Movie Tutorials - Activ Studio V3
Leeds Comenius Promethean Activ board Studio resources
Promethean Planet
Isometric paper to use as a background... get it, and some other graph papers, from here
Promethean Flip Chart ViewerPromethean flipchart viewers allow you to view and have limited interaction with flipcharts created in Promethean's Activstudio and Activprimary.
Promethean Learning



Primary

Poisson Rouge Toys and Poisson Rouge Rycroft Park are great introductory sites for Kindergarten to familiarise themsleves with IWB
Toy Theater has a host of Art, Music, Maths, Reading and other Interactive learning games great for the interactive whiteboard or small group guided sessions.
Singing Horses Click each horse to turn their singing voices on or off.

English

Writing Fun with Jenny Eather Great little interactive website designed to help children organise writing by test type. Has a range of examples and blank proformas.
Puzzlemaker from Discovery Education. Create your own puzzles, crosswords and quizzes to use on the interactive whiteboard
Arkive Multimedia eduational games
Kiddonet Interactive Phonics game
Sight Words with Samson
Little Fingers Magnetic Letters
Lookybook View picture books in 3D online and even turn the pages from front cover to back cover. The next best thing to having them in your hands.
Top Marks Resources for teaching Maths, Literacy Science & Other Subjects on an interactive Whiteboard
ICT Games Literacy and Numeracy Games

Maths

Rainforest Maths - Interactive Maths activities for k-6 by Jenny eather
ABC TV Count Us In - Interactive Maths Games
Copacabana Schools Get Smart Interactive Maths activities
National Library of Virtual Manipulatives (NLVM US) Whole host of interactive Maths objects from K-12
Ambleside Primary Interactive number grids
ICT Games Counting with Stick
Crickweb.co.uk The Maths Teachers Toolkit
Top Marks Resources for teaching Maths, Literacy Science & Other Subjects on an interactive Whiteboard
ICT Games Literacy and Numeracy Games
Time for Time is a resource for teachers and students to learn everything you could want to know about the concept of time including quizzes, interactive clocks (perefect for the IWB) and more.
TEQ Smart Blog has some great ideas for teaching Maths with an Interactive whiteboard

HSIE

Google Earth - Interactive Globe and map of the world
Primary Resources UK Geography Resources
Dust Echoes
A series of twelve beautifully animated dreamtime stories with interactive elements from Central Arnhem Land, telling stories of love, loyalty, duty to country and aboriginal custom and law.


Languages

See the IWB Languages page created by Ghislaine Barbe
Languages Online - Interactive Language games (made with free Hot Potatoes Software)
Chillolalearn your first words in English, Spanish, French, German and Italian. Print out activities and learn about different countries, cultures and people. Lots of interactive vocabulary for IWB.

Italian SMART Board Weather for Stage 1 by Libby Colla from Knox Grammar Preparatory School

Science

See also the Science Subject specific resources page for other great resources.Arkive Multimedia eduational games
Top Marks Resources for teaching Maths, Literacy Science & Other Subjects on an interactive Whiteboard
Interactive Periodic Table


Music

Virtual Orchestra Click on the intruments to see a picture and hear a the sound they make.
Poisson Rouge interactive Piano. play a turn on the piano and see the corresponding notes appear


Secondary


Maths

Centre for Technology and Teacher Education Interactive Mathematics Projects using Macromedia Flash
Classbrain Interactive Scientific Calculator
Free Absorb Content on Yenka 800 free interactive classroom resources for technology, electronics, mathematics, physics and chemistry from Absorb aimed at ages 14+. Note: Resources are free to use within the website, however they are prohibited to download.
IES Manipula Math with Java (lots of Maths interactive applets)
Interger Flipcharts Promethean ActivStudio flipcharts created for teaching integer operations.

Science

Froguts Online frog dissection
Phun Free and fabulous 2D Physics creation software (currently in beta)
Free Absorb Content on Yenka 800 free interactive classroom resources for technology, electronics, mathematics, physics and chemistry from Absorb aimed at ages 14+. Note: Resources are free to use within the website, however they are prohibited to download.
Freezeray in Association with Great Barr School: A Specialist Science College This site offers a growing bank of imaginative, highly visual teaching-aids developed for use with interactive whiteboards.
Interactive Periodic Table

Geography

Google Earth 3D interactive world map
Population Statistics
Gapminder Gapminder World lets you explore the changing world statistics. Moving graphics show how the development of all countries of the world by the indicators you choose.

Economics

Population Statistics
Gapminder Gapminder World lets you explore the changing world statistics. Moving graphics show how the development of all countries of the world by the indicators you choose.

Visual Arts

Build a face Build-a-face
Surreal Painter by Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. Make your own surrealist art in minutes.

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