JAMBOARD:

The Google Teaching Super Tool

AND HOW TO USE IT:

Over the past year teachers have been running to Jamboard for live instruction solutions paired with Google Meets or even other conferencing tools. The need to “see over a student’s shoulder” is more prominent than ever in the landscape of synchronous online teaching and every content area seems to have a unique way of incorporating this tool in their daily instructional strategies.

QUICK FACTS:
  • 20 slide maximum
  • Upload images as background
  • Automatically Saves
  • Shares like a Google Doc
  • Canva has awesome Jamboard templates
  • Handwrite/Draw & Type
  • Live Updates
  • SO many uses

Jamboard Style Activities:

Per usual, Ditch that Textbook has the best templates here:

But before you dive in and potentially get overwhelmed here are some ways you could Use Jamboard in your in person or remote classroom!

đź’ˇMake small slideshows interactive
đź’ˇDo out Math Problems
đź’ˇLive Note Taking
đź’ˇGraffiti Walls/Stations/Carousels
đź’ˇInteractive Timeline
đź’ˇWhole Class, Small Group, or Partner Brainstorm
đź’ˇAnnotation

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