SMART Learning Suite software
SMART Learning Suite software (SLS) is a program that helps teachers connect with students and create a collaborative classroom experience.
Using SLS Software in conjunction with a SMART Board Interactive Displays, teachers, in particular, can connect with students more effectively with the help of interactive content, and therefore SMART Learning Suite makes your lesson truly unique.
You can use the SLS Software on a SMART Board Interactive Display or any Interactive Device. It is compatible with most Interactive Displays including an Interactive Board or Interactive Projector.
SLS Software includes:
- Both the desktop and online experience;
- Access the suite anytime, anywhere – even at home;
- Log in using a school Google or Microsoft® account;
- Automatically and securely provision SLS to teachers with Google or ClassLink through OneRoster;
- Ability to send lessons and activities to student devices; and
- Student access from any web-enabled computer, tablet, or phone.
SLS Software is also compatible with most digital devices such as:
- iPhones; and
- SMART Phones etc
SMART Learning Suite software helps teachers deliver exciting lessons through game-based activities, formative assessments and collaborative workspace. Your students will be especially wowed with SMART’s activity builder platforms which include:
- The SMART Notebook
- SMART Lab,
- SMART Response 2
- SMART amp
1. Making Lessons Interactive
With the SMART Notebook Software, teachers can create, edit and present lessons using the SMART’s features. For example:
- Creative pen tools
- SMART Ink for writing and drawing in digital ink
- Presentation tools such as screen shade, spotlight, and more
- Infinite cloner
- Add shapes, text, images, text, tables, lines, and shapes
- Interact with page objects
- Insert images and widgets – such as interactive dice, timers, and spinners
- Import PowerPoint (Windows only) and PDF files and convert them to SMART Notebook files
2. SMART Lab – Fun Game Based Activities
Enhance your lesson experience by creating and adding interactive features to your activities. By making your lessons interactive, students will then understand your message more effectively, improving the learn outcome. Game-based activities are great for gaining students attention and encouraging them to participate. With many game formats available to create your lessons, you simply select a game format, add your lessons content and select your theme. SMART apps are user friendly so you can relax and have fun while putting your lessons together. These lessons can be created within minutes and while your class will enjoy an interactive game-based learning activity.
3. SMART Response 2 – Keep on track Formative Assessments
With SMART Response 2 is a highly intuitive and simplified assessment tool enabling a more efficient and effective tool for creating assessment questions. You can quickly discover how much each student understands each lesson. Questions can be prepared using True or False, Multiple Choice, Multiple Answers or you can even generate short answers questions. Again, using the SMART Response software, you can create a set of questions in just a few short minutes. Then the students can complete the questions using their own devices while providing the teacher with real time instant feedback. Teachers are able to strategically assess students, identifying which students understand the subject learnt and where additional learning may be necessary.
4. SMART amp – Get everyone involved with Collaborative Workspace
No only, can students can utilise their mobile devices but they can co-create and co-share content through SMART amp’s cloud-based software. How great is that! Teachers can prepare questions for the students to answer providing critical formative feedback. You can also create an environment where both teachers and students collaborate together by asking questions and answering questions, stimulating engaging classroom discussions. Through SMART amp app SMART’s Virtual Workspace, you have the ability to connect students from different classes, different schools and you can even work on projects with students living in other countries. A SMART amp Virtual Workspace is as easy as creating your own classroom lesson, inserting images, uploading videos, documents and making it your own. Once your Virtual Workspace is up and running you can then invite students to work on content together, whether they are in the same classroom or overseas.
In short, with SMART Learning Suite Software, lessons become fun and engaging and most importantly, teachers are able to connect with students more effectively, helping everyone to reach their full potential.