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Google Jamboard

Google Jamboard

You can do More with Google Jamboard

The Jamboard app is a fantastic tool for learning in face to face environments and for virtual/remote learning. The features are simple and intuitive. It's really easy to collaborate. Plus, it's very visual. It gives students lots of creative work space. How do you use Google Jamboard in the classroom? Check out these ideas and resources!

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If you or your students are new to Google Jamboard you may be looking for tutorials that will show you the basics of Jamboard and show you how to get started. 

Jamboard can be used for hundreds of different activities in the classroom. But where do you begin? Check out our resources and take your pick of interactive Jamboard activities you can use tomorrow!

Templates are a great way to build interactive activities for your students -- and save you time in the process!  We have tons of FREE templates just waiting for you to copy and use with your class.

The Do More with Google Jamboard 

Online Course!

This course will introduce you to Jamboard features you might not know. It will give you dozens of ideas for using it in the classroom.

Plus, it provides you with:
- A collection of more than 100 templates.
40 activity ideas you can use immediately
Tutorial slides to use as a quick visual review.
- Interactive infographics you can give your students
- Video playlists, posts, and extra resources.

Jamboard Basics

Getting started with Jamboard

The Google Teacher Center has some great resources for educators looking to get started using Jamboard in your classroom.

Resources include:

  • a video library or tutorials 
  • tips and trick from teachers 
  • PDF guides 
  • lesson plans and more

5 Google Jamboard features you (probably) don’t know

Jamboard is Google's digital white board tool. Educators have flocked to it because it's very visual, it's easy to use, and it's highly collaborative.


In this post, I'll share five things you can do with Jamboard that you might not realize.

Jamboard Activities

Get a FREE Jamboard eBook

I created a FREE ebook with 10 Jamboard activity ideas.

You can get that ebook now! It includes ideas and templates to assign to students.

How to use Jamboard in the classroom: 20+ tips and ideas

Jamboard is a collaborative online whiteboard. It gives students lots of creative work space. How do you use Google Jamboard in the classroom? Check out these ideas!

How to supercharge Google Jamboard with animated GIFs (FREE templates!)

Google Jamboard, the digital whiteboard app, lets students do collaborative, visual learning. Animated GIFs take it to the next level! Here's how.

10 Jamboard Templates for Distance Learning

10 Jamboard templates for distance learning

This post has 10 engaging ideas for using Jamboard in your class that will get your students working together, even though they may not be face to face.

10 practical ways to use Jamboard tomorrow

More Google Jamboard!

Since there's so much interest ...
... and since you KNOW I love making great free resources for you ...
... let me introduce the free Do More with Google Jamboard video series!

FREE Jamboard Templates

Two Truths and a Fib

created by Kris Szajner 

Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down

created by Kris Szajner 

Use shapes to highlight

Add text to a jam and annotate

Sticky note brainstorming

Pick One and Vote

Circle and Guess

Graphic Organizers

Pros/Cons Discussion

Sticky Note Brain Dump

Order of Importance

Writing Prompt (Characters)

How do you feel? (Emojis)

Got it/Confused Exit Ticket

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