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Interactive Whiteboard Resources
Looking for some ideas on how to use your Interactive Whiteboard? Below are a variety of web sites and resources that UEN gathered just for you. This SimpleK12 article titled "12 Activities for Interactive Whiteboards You Can Use TODAY!" also provides some good ideas.

General Resources eMedia Content Web Cameras

Preschool Interactives
UEN gathered a variety of online activities that are appropriate for Preschool aged children. They are organized by Letters, Numbers, Me and STEM.
K-2 Student Interactives
UEN's collection of online games for kindergarten, first and second grade students is perfect for your Interactive Whiteboard.
3-6 Student Interactives
Engage your whole classroom and promote collaboration by displaying these grades 3-6 online interactives.
7-12 Student Interactives
See your 7th - 12th grade students get excited about learning with this collection of interactive games and tools.
PBS KIDS Interactive Whiteboard Games
Here is a collection of interactive whiteboard games from PBS. Like their programs, all of their games are age-appropriate and vetted by educators.
WickED Science Interactives
Explore the interactives about earth, volcanoes and earthquakes – what they look like and what they're made of.
Online Children's Books
A free digital library of great children's books.
National Library of Virtual Manipulatives
These online manipulatives and activities allow K-12 students explore and examine math concepts.
Shodor Interactivate
This is a popular set of interactive online materials for math and science education - for grades 3 through 12.
The Method Behind The Music
This virtual piano allows you to play scales and intervals to help your understanding of these and other topics.
Freezeray.com
This site offers a bank of visual teaching-aids and interactives for the Science classroom.
Design a Parachute
You are the head engineer in charge of designing the Mars Explorer Rover parachute.

eMedia: Best for Interactive Whiteboards

Utah educators can find a comprehensive list of eMedia items that can be used on the whiteboard. To find these items visit Pioneer Online Library, use the eMedia button, select the "Power Search" link on the left, and then select "Search by Series" from the dropdown menu and lastly, select the "Best for Interactive Whiteboards" option. To see everything in this collection, simply use the Search button at the top. Highlights from this collection include:

A Journey Through Geologic Time: Geologic timeline
Image
The Outer Planets: Earth in solar system
Short video
Climate: Latitude
Short video
Magnetism: Magnetic field
Image
Exploring Desert Biomes: North American deserts
Image
Force and Newton's Laws: Acceleration and mass
Short video

WebCams

Animal web cameras are a great way to engage your students in inquiry learning. Check out this ReadWriteThink lesson plan for great classroom ideas, such as using this online Interactive Animal Observation Chart to record information about animals you are observing.

Smithsonian National Zoo
Cheetahs, Leopards, Lions, Ferrets, Fishing Cats, and many more animals
Panda Cam
San Diego Zoo
Hummingbirds
The season for nesting is October through May.
WildEarth Eagle Cam
A collection of interesting wildlife cameras.
DogMode Webcam
Doggies at play.
Africam
A live 24X7 interactive African wildlife safari.
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Kelp, Sea Otters, Flamingos, Penguins, Other Birds
Toledo Zoo
Seals, Hippos, Polar Bears
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