Recent Examples of blackboard from the Web
Writing takes place by controlling fingers that scrape chalk on a blackboard, stroke paint, manipulate pen or pencil, or punch keys.
As Ruback filled the blackboards with equations, Hawking watched, swallowing a few forkfuls of lunch fed to him by his nurse.
Some teachers left goodbye messages to their students on classroom blackboards.
The blackboards still hang against the ochre-colored classroom wall.
Scenes typically end with the marquise at a blackboard making hash marks beneath each word to tell which one has the advantage.
Visitors to the display filled in a blackboard with their own suggestions of what they’d like to see in their alleys — ideas that included more people, less cars, gardens, art and benches.
But in a school without blackboards, the walls become a space to be creative.
More than 56,000 kids are seeing the blackboard better because of the foundation.
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First Known Use of blackboard
BLACKBOARD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of blackboard for English Language Learners
: a smooth, dark surface that is used for writing on with chalk in a classroom
BLACKBOARD Defined for Kids
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