If you have a Smart board in your room and Smart Notebook software installed on your computer, here is a great way to take attendance in the mornings!
Save the attached file to your computer.
Open the file with the Smart Notebook software.
To edit the names, click on a circle (ornament).
When the box appears around the circle, click the drop-down arrow in the top right-hand corner.
Select Grouping > Ungroup
Double-click on the name or initals. A text box will appear. Replace the text with the name of of one your students.
Click the X in the red box in the upper-right hand corner of the text box
Highlight the circle and a box will appear around the circle and text box.
Select the drop-down arrow again.
Select Grouping > Group.
Repeat for each ornament.
Make sure you go to File > Save and save the file again after you have made the changes to the initials/names.