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Introduction to SMART Notebook Part I: Software Basics

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This session provides an introductory overview of SMART Notebook collaborative learning software. By deconstructing an existing SMART Notebook lesson, you’ll learn various lesson creation techniques and gain an understanding of the software’s user interface and basic functionality.    

Duration: 15 minutes

Session objectives

  • Learn how to access the SMART Exchange website, and then search for and download content
  • Review the menu bar, toolbar and tabs in the SMART Notebook interface
  • Identify lesson creation techniques that support student learning outcomes
  • Create, clone and manipulate text and images
  • Write and save notes
  • Save a SMART Notebook file

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Introduction to SMART Notebook Part II: Enhanced Skills

Education

This session builds on the previous training session Introduction to SMART Notebook Part I: Software Basics by taking an in-depth look at managing and customizing content and resources in SMART Notebook collaborative learning software. You’ll learn how to manage Gallery content, create and add themes and link objects to other resources.

Duration: 15 minutes

Session objectives

  • Manage your own Gallery content
  • Add keywords to your content
  • Create and add themes
  • Link objects to websites, sounds, attachments and other pages
  • Access a SMART Notebook file from home 

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