Boxlight Projectors and Light Pen 3 Tutorials for Mac and Windows (must login to Safari Montage)
http://safari.gcisd.net/?p=2fc469d6-7ba3-11e2-9a10-d4ae527964a3

Light Pen Software Download-
http://www.boxlight.com/Software-Downloads
(Windows users select LightPen3 Lite Software. Mac users select LightPen3 Software for Mac.)

Boxlight Interactive Projectors QuickStart:


Slate Quick Start:


For more resources, go to the Activities drive on a district computer (Activities, Teacher, Training, Slate Intro).


Training - Elementary

1. Connect and Calibrate- See getting started help sheet in Safari Montage link above

2. Light Pen Software- See tutorial video in Safari Montage link above

3. Interactive Websites
Examples:
ABC Order - http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks1literacy.html#wordorder1
Math Manipulatives - http://nlvm.usu.edu/
Graphing - http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/createagraph/default.aspx
Evaporation Activity - http://archive.fossweb.com/modules3-6/Water/activities/evaporation.html

Gynzy- free trial (unexplained amount of time... at least 30 days)
http://gcisdleadwithtechnology.blogspot.com/2013/03/gynzy.html

Resources for Finding: (also try searching Google for your topic plus the word "interactive"
http://gcisdtechlessons.wikispaces.com
http://pinterest.com/amypintx/school-interactive-sites/
http://pinterest.com/gcisdtech/interactive/
http://pinterest.com/tdean05/school-technology-ipads/
http://www.uen.org/k12student/

4. Promethean Planet - Must have ActivInspire loaded to open Flipcharts. Turn in a work order through Eduphoria.
http://gesamazingtechnologyrace.wikispaces.com/Promethean+Planet
Examples:






5. Troubleshooting - 1. "Auto Calibration" - After selecting calibration the "target" moves automatically, and you are not allowed to tap to calibrate, there is probably an issue with your pen. Contact your Campus Technician.
2. If your SP3 driver turns red, constantly and you have to reboot, it may be the ethernet cable OR the USB Super Booster. Contact your Campus Technician.

Training - Secondary

1. Connect and Calibrate- See getting started help sheet in Safari Montage link above

2. Light Pen Software- See tutorial video in Safari Montage link above

3. Interactive Websites
Examples:
Math
Math Manipulatives - http://nlvm.usu.edu/

Social Studies

Language Arts
Textivate - http://www.textivate.com/
Gynzy- free trial (unexplained amount of time... at least 30 days) - http://www.gynzy.com/en/
http://gcisdleadwithtechnology.blogspot.com/2013/03/gynzy.html
  • Language Arts - Word Spider

Science

Resources for Finding: (also try searching Google for your topic plus the word "interactive"
http://gcisdtechlessons.wikispaces.com
http://pinterest.com/amypintx/school-interactive-sites/
http://pinterest.com/gcisdtech/interactive/
http://pinterest.com/tdean05/school-technology-ipads/
http://www.uen.org/k12student/
http://www.readwritethink.org/

4. Promethean Planet - Must have ActivInspire loaded to open Flipcharts. Turn in a work order through Eduphoria.
http://www.prometheanplanet.com/en/
Examples:






5. Troubleshooting - 1. "Auto Calibration" - After selecting calibration the "target" moves automatically, and you are not allowed to tap to calibrate, there is probably an issue with your pen. Contact your Campus Technician.2. If your SP3 driver turns red, constantly and you have to reboot, it may be the ethernet cable OR the USB Super Booster. Contact your Campus Technician