Addition – Two Digit w/ Regrouping (Free)

Your students will love this fun reinforcer for practicing the addition of two digit numbers that require regrouping (carrying). The lesson file contains five practice problems and five word problems. After students solve the problem, they can drag the magic bird slider down to reveal the solution. Teachers can also modify the questions or duplicate the pages to extend the lesson for their classroom situation. You must be a member to download this resource. Become a Member Now – It’s Free!   [slideshow exclude=”13″]...

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How Many Squares (Free)

How Many Squares is a great activity for the SMART Board that lets your students investigate independently or in groups to determine how many different squares are contained in a given image. The activity takes students step-by-step through each different size square and even lets them move around squares to help them find the solution. The intelligent navigation in the activity allows teachers to go to the Investigation pages for each size square or teachers can go through the activity page-by-page to show the location of each square. You must be a member to download this resource. Become a Member Now – It’s Free!  ...

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Winter Attendance

Just in time for Winter, we have a new Attendance activity that allows students to take their own attendance on the SMART Board and lets the teachers easily see who is present in class. This activity can be used in either Notebook 10 or Notebook 11. The Notebook 11 Attendance Page uses the Activity Builder feature to center the student names and play a magical chime that lets students know they successfully took their own attendance. If you don’t have Notebook 11, you can use the Notebook 10 Attendance Page. Customizing the attendance pages with your students’ names is a snap! This activity is free for all member and does not count against your download credit. Become a Member Now – It’s free too!  ...

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Images: Halloween Clip Art

Images: Halloween Clip Art

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You’ll love this fun collection of 27 Halloween-related clip art images that have been edited specifically for the Notebook software. All images are high quality and have a transparent background so they blend into your Notebook page perfectly. This is a Notebook Gallery File – when you open the file, it will open Notebook and create a new folder named “Images – Halloween” in your My Content folder. You can also download the file to your computer and then select the drop-down option menu for your My Content folder and select “Add to My Content” to import the images. This is a Notebook Gallery file. Opening the file will place the images in the My Content folder located in the Notebook software’s Gallery Tab.   You must be a member to download this resource. Become a Member Now – It’s Free!  ...

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Halloween Word Search Puzzles

This fun vocabulary activity for the SMART Board contains three different word search puzzles containing Halloween-related vocabulary words.To make the word search puzzles more exciting, each one has a riddle to solve. To solve the riddle, students need to highlight all the words in the puzzle using the Highlighter Pen. The answer to the riddle can be found by putting together the first series of unused letters at the top of the puzzle. You must be a member to download this resource. Become a Member Now – It’s Free!...

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Customize Random Number Generator

This tutorial shows three different ways to customize the Random Number Generator Flash object to create more engaging activities that utilize the selection of a random number. The techniques used in this video tutorial were also used in the Halloween-themed The Prime Of Life activity to select a random number by touching on an area of a tombstone. The tutorial also shows examples from teachers who used the same techniques to create their own custom activities that utilized the Random Number Generator. You must be a member to view this video. Become a Member Now – It’s Free!  ...

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Halloween Jokes

Here’s a fun Notebook activity for when the kids (and the teacher) need a little (and I mean very little) chuckle. Each joke is guaranteed to be worse than the last one and all the jokes are presented by the strangest collection of scary monsters and creatures found on any SMART Board.     You must be a member to download this resource. Become a Member Now – It’s Free!...

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The Prime Of Life (Recognizing Primes)

The Prime Of Life is a fun activity to help students reinforce the recognition of Prime Numbers. To use the activity, students touch on the white box to randomly choose a number from 2 to 97. Then they touch on the button next to it to extract the number from the grave. After the number is extracted, students have a choice of dragging the number to the moon if it is a Prime Number or they can drag it into the black tombstone if it is not “in it’s prime!” Be warned! Once a number is added to the black tombstone, it can not be extracted! This would be a good activity when reviewing the basic rules for divisibility. You must be a member to download this resource. Become a Member Now – It’s Free!...

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Banana Rama – Round To Nearest 10

The goal of this activity is to collect 10 bananas as fast as possible by touching on correct answers to 10 unique rounding problems. This version reinforces rounding to the nearest ten. This file also contains instructions for creating new versions that use different numbers so teachers can continue to reinforce rounding to 10 without using the same numbers over and over again.     You must be a member to download this resource. Become a Member Now – It’s...

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Videos: African Animal Slideshows (Free)

These are short video slideshows of five animals from Africa: Lion, Zebra, Tiger, Elephant, and Giraffe. These were created for the Name The Animal – Africa Notebook activity. Each video slideshow has a separate download link allowing you to download the videos to your computer. The videos are in mp4 format.     You must be a member to view this video. Become a Member Now – It’s Free!  ...

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Plot-astic: Underwater Fish (Free)

Plot-astic: Underwater – Fish is a fun activity for your SMART Board to help 6th Grade students learn and reinforce plotting (x, y) coordinates. This version contains 15 plot points in all four quadrants. This is the beginner version of this activity. The Underwater – Shark version is the intermediate level and the Underwater – Sea Horse is the advanced version. To use the activity, students touch on the given coordinate. If they are correct, the drawing gets automatically extended to the point they just touched. A brief negative reinforcement sound lets them know they touched on the wrong coordinate. When they complete the drawing, the image of the fish magically appears and students can even touch a button to have the fish swim away.   You must be a member to download this resource. Become a Member Now – It’s Free!...

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Video: Changing Size Of Multiple Objects

This short tutorial shows you how to adjust the size of a group of objects by the same amount at the same time. This is a great technique when you need to change the size of a group of objects so they fit into a confined area on the Notebook page.     You must be a member to view this video. Become a Member Now – It’s Free!  ...

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Using The Notebook for iPad App

Here’s a video of the new Notebook for iPad app. It provides a complete demonstration of using the new app. This is not intended to be a review or an endorsement of the Notebook for iPad app. The app currently sells for $6.99. The app is intended to be used by the student population to view, edit, create, and share Notebook files. In its current state, it does not support any interaction other than dragging, rotating, and resizing text, pen, and image objects. However, it is a good first step in the seamless integration of whole class and individual learning. Watch Notebook for iPad Demonstration Direct link to video on...

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Images: Vegetables

Images: Vegetables

Located in Clip Art / Free Resources / Images

This is a Notebook Gallery file a collection of vegetable images. Many of the images are very realistic and all of them have a transparent background so they blend into any background. This is a Notebook Gallery File – when you open the file, it will open Notebook and create a new folder named “Images – Vegetables” in your My Content folder. You can also download the file to your computer and then select the drop-down option menu for your My Content folder and select “Add to My Content” to import the images.   You must be a member to download this resource. Become a Member Now – It’s Free!  ...

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Role Model Template

Role Model is a fun “Back To School” activity for the SMART Board that guides students through a series of short and easy calculations. When the students get their final answer, they match it to a numbered list of ten names to determine their perfect role model. The fun part is that no matter what number the students start with, the result from their calculation will always be the same number 9. Since you know what the answer will be, you can place “your” name at position 9 to show that “you” are their perfect role model. Instructions for adding your name to the list of names are contained in the file. This resource is complimentary for all Membership levels. You must be a member to download this resource. Become a Member Now – It’s Free!  ...

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Armless Octopus – Spell To Excel v.1

This Armless Octopus Game is volume 1 of the Spell To Excel series that reviews the six commonly misspelled words: FRIEND, MEMENTO, AMATEUR, NOTICEABLE, MISSPELL, and GUARANTEE. The Armless Octopus is a hangman-type game that contains six secret words that the students try to guess. To play, students touch on a red button letter to see if it is in the secret word. If it is, the letters appear in the word; if it isn’t, the octopus loses another leg. If you like this game, you can click here for more “ready-to-play” Armless Octopus games or you can check out the Armless Octopus Game template that lets you create your own game using your own secret words (knowledge of Smart Notebook required).   You must be a member to download this resource. Become a Member Now – It’s Free!    ...

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Audio: Cartoon Feedback

Audio: Cartoon Feedback

Located in Audio / Free Resources

Here’s a fun collection of short positive reinforcement messages from cartoon characters. All audio files are in mp3 format so there is no need to convert before inserting into Smart Notebook. Click the play button to preview the audio. To download the file, right-click on the “Download Audio File” link and select the option to save the file.   Spongebob - Give me a Crabby Patty http://notebookgallery.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/bart-simpson-how-sweet-it-is.mp3 Download Audio File Spongebob - That's the greatest thing I've ever seen http://notebookgallery.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/bart-simpson-how-sweet-it-is.mp3 Download Audio File Bart Simpson - How sweet it is (Free) http://notebookgallery.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/bart-simpson-how-sweet-it-is.mp3 Download For Free Bart Simpson - Pleasure Overload (Free) http://notebookgallery.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/bart-simpson-how-sweet-it-is.mp3 Download For Free...

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