Notebook 11 has some exciting new features. I'll be adding more and giving you directions and ideas on how to use them in your lessons and activities.

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Check out these directions and learn how to create a Voki Avatar for your lessons.
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Directions for the Activity Builder
Open this notebook file to find out what the Activity Builder is,
try some examples (shapes, animals, German, and US states) and get directions to make an activity with the Activity Builder.

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Download a notebook file to explain some of the new features of Notebook 11 - the new toolbar, fading ink, viewing page borders, filling objects made of digital ink, new table features, filling shapes with images, sounds, and grouping gestures.

Using Gestures
with
Notebook 11
  1. “Shake” – to group/ungroup
  2. “Recognize” – handwriting to do a websearch/”press-and-hold” to right-click
  3. “Hover” – Floating Mouse from the Board
  4. “Flick” – Objects
  5. “Swipe” – Gestures
  6. “Touch” – Touch Recognition
http://www.teq.com/blog/2012/07/6-great-gesture-options-in-notebook-11/
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SMART Ink can be very useful but in some cases, you may find it annoying to have it pop up on all of your open windows.

There is a way to disable it from popping up and automatically starting when you boot up your computer. To disable SMART Ink from displaying its toolbar in your open windows, dofromwnload and follow the directions in the SMART Notebook below:


EXTREME COLLABORATION

a SMART Notebook 11 Free Add-on


Extreme Collaboration with Notebook 11
lets your students interact with the SMART board with their Internet-Enabled devices - their cell phones, tablets, laptops, computers.


Add-on available on:
http://www.extreme-collaboration.com/home/
Visit Extreme Collaboration with Notebook 11 to
  • Learn how to download, install, and use Extreme Collaboration
  • Videos in Spanish
  • Cheat sheets for using Extreme Collaboration
  • How to use Extreme Collaboration in the Classroom - grades 3 and 4!!!

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Graphic belongs to Extreme Collaboration
SMART Response Word Cloud Widget
Released June, 2013
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http://exchange.smarttech.com/details.html?id=1c084bbf-6707-4999-abe3-8231e38115fc
"This widget was designed to capture student thoughts directly on the page when using Notebook version 11.2. You can install the widget by simply dragging it into the Notebook page or saving in the My Content gallery folder. You can choose to have the student ideas appear in real-time or after the brainstorming data collection is ended by the teacher." - SMART Technologies
SMART Response Concept Mapping Widget
Released June, 2013
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http://exchange.smarttech.com/details.html?id=f2f1a697-e928-42a5-974f-0f9eb2efab30
"This widget was designed to allow concept mapping on the page when using Notebook version 11.2. You can install the widget by simply dragging into the Notebook page or saving in the My Content gallery folder. You can build a concept map with students by using ink items or by using Response devices." - SMART Technologies
Quick tutorial and game about SMART Notebook 11
https://www.blubbr.tv/game/index.php?game_id=16913&org=0
Image quiz on Notebook 11
http://www.imagequiz.co.uk/quizzes/1444001 Click on START and then look there for the next thing to click on for the quiz... keep looking there for the next thing to click on. Then keep looking there for the next thing! (Check out other quizzes on this site. Maybe think about making your own quiz for things in your curriculum.)
Widgets for Notebook 11
Learn how to find, add, and use widgets to Notebook 11