Choose any ICT tool. Indicate in your activities how your chosen tool will be used to Keep learners engaged in the lesson; Help learners with different learning styles; and Prepare learners with life skills?
interactive smart boards
a. Interactive smart board is one of ICT which invites students to engage with lessons by using either their smartphones or laptops . This tool keep learners engaged in classroom as it allows images from a computer screen to be displayed onto classroom board using a digital projector. There is high level levels of interaction between teacher and a learner as they can interact with the images directly unlike actual classroom using a tool or even a finger. Its saves time and space and other resources and enhances equality as everyone as equal chance to see the board clearly unlike old technology where learner strained hearing and seeing board clearly.
b. Interactive whiteboards integrate different learning styles into one experience as students can learn by seeing, hearing and interacting with the board through touch and no one is limited to touching it. Whiteboards also equips teachers with new innovative ways to teach the same subject material for this reason learners learn better and improves their memorization.
c. Interactive boards equips learners with life skills competencies as facilitating collaboration among students in solving problems and offer individualized instruction. Its also promotes learners centered approach of learning where students have more opportunities to take an active role in their teaching hence, making learners to be independent on their own as they don't depend much from teachers.