# Fraction Tiles

Today I discovered  an iPad app called Virtual Manipulatives which was created by ABYa.com and is currently free . This app explores fractions, percentages and decimals. To begin, you need to select fractions, decimals or percentages and then you drag across a piece. You can switch between fractions, decimals and percentages in order to explore equivalent amounts. There is also a drawing and eraser tool and the option to save. […]

# SMARTboard introductory lesson videos

Andy is  an e-learning advisor at the University of Roehampton, in Southwest London. He has many roles, one of which involves training lecturers and trainee teachers in the use of Interactive Whiteboards. He has been a user of SMARTboards for about 6 years and has given me permission to share his introductory lesson videos on this edublog. All videos go for less than 5 minutes are a great start for new SMARTboard […]

# Global Webinar

Joanne will be presenting her second Global Webinar session for the SMARTboard Revolution on Thursday, June 7, 2012! She will be presenting on copy right, fair use and SMART Exchange. This will be followed by SMART answers with Bret Grensburg. You can register for free online at the SMARTboard revolution and or view the recording at a later date. This a a great site created by Matt Granger. Here is the […]

# Finding the Equation of a Parabola Given Three Points it Goes Through

This video tutorial demonstrates the method for finding the equation of a parabola given three points it goes through. The resulting equations for a, b, & c are solved using matrices and a TI-84+ calculator.

# SMART Notebook Demonstration

Al Wolmer demonstrates how to construct an angle congruent to another angle using SMART Notebook software. The SMART Notebook used to create this video can be downloaded below. Please note, this document may be used for educational purposes only and may not be uploaded on any other website. Constructing_an_Angle_Congruent_to_Another_Angle_-_Wolmer[1]

# Secondary Math: Bisecting an angle

Al Wolmer demonstrates how you can teach students to  bisect an angle using SMART Notebook software. Visit our page Secondary Math page link to download the SMART Notebook used to create this tutorial.