Many websites work wonderfully on an interactive whiteboard. Below are just a few:
2Learn.ca – http://www.2learn.ca
By selecting the ‘IWB’ button on their website lists, users can filter out websites that work very well on an interactive whiteboard.
Discovery Education Streaming – http://streaming.discoveryeducation.com
This site has thousands of educational videos which work very well from a SMART Board.
WatchKnow – http://watchknow.org
This is another streaming video website which pulls a lot of YouTube and other web video content onto a school-friendly location.
Crickweb – http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2french.html
A website with many interactive resources which work wonderfully on a SMART Board.
Bubbl.us – http://bubbl.us
An instant concept mapping/brainstorming tool which works nicely from a large classroom display.
BitStrips For Schools – http://bitstripsforschools.com
A comic strip creation tool which, once students have created content on computers, shows very nicely on a SMART Board.
Glogster EDU – http://edu.glogster.com
This online poster creation tool allows students to create interactive multimedia posters which can be shown from a SMART Board.
Storyjumper – http://storyjumper.com
This web 2.0 tool allows students to create storybooks with flippable pages on the computer.
Build Your Wild Self – http://buildyourwildself.com
This interactive website allows users to create a boy or girl creature with numerous animal parts by clicking on choices.
Grabba Beast – http://grabbabeast.com
A very similar website to Build Your Wild Self, this site allows users to create their own monster.
GoAnimate For Schools – http://goanimate4schools.com
This website allows users to create cartoon movies and with students narrating the characters’ voices.
National Library of Virtual Manipulatives – http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html