Interactive Whiteboards

A Pre-K Resource

What is an Interactive Whiteboard

An interactive whiteboard is a touch-sensitive projection screen that allows you to control a computer directly by touching the board. As you point to active elements on the board, using your finger, the action is transmitted to the computer.

Interactive Whiteboard Uses

  • Calendar:
  • Days of the Week
  • Months of the Year
  • Sight word chart
  • Word Family Games
  • Thematic Flipcharts/Files
  • Math Flipcharts/Files:
  • Graphing
  • Graphic Organizers
  • Voting Questions
  • Numberline
Preschool Parkland FL - Interactive Whiteboard

Interactive Whiteboards in your classroom

1. Do you think Interactive whiteboards increase opportunities for learning in the pre-k classroom?
2. Give two example of how interactive whiteboards can increase learning in your classroom.
3. Do you think your school would be open to purchasing interactive whiteboards for the pre-k classroom? Why or why not?
4. What roadblocks do you see trying to convince your district/principal that interactive whiteboards should be utilized in the classroom?