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  • Mrs. Taylor's Kindergarten Class wiki where you will be able to ask questions, view homework and calendars, view student work and videos, and even plan class parties. An interactive site for parents. On PBwiki
  • The slide show above features pictures taken by the students of different plants in our environmental center. (5th grade) On wetpaint
  • What is a wiki

    1. 1. What is a Wiki?
    2. 2. A wiki is an easy-to-use free web page that multiple people can edit.
    3. 3. Wiki means Quick in Hawaiian
    4. 4. In the classroom, a wiki is a free tool that empowers every student to participate in group projects.
    5. 5. Julian has assigned a team research project. What can he do to encourage the students to work together, share resources and create high quality work?
    6. 6. Converse Post ideas Respond Forum Write Publish Comment Create Publish Comment Converse Post Ideas Respond Share Edit Collaborate Engage Blog Wiki Three great ways to communicate with students
    7. 7. How can she make certain her online site is off limits to child predators? How can she be sure that her students won’t be drawn onto the web? Mary wants to be sure her students are protected from the wider internet.
    8. 8. YOU control who sees your wiki <ul><li>You set protection. </li></ul><ul><li>You choose who participates . </li></ul>
    9. 9. Educator wikis are free and never display advertisements NO ADS
    10. 10. Jamie wants to make certain her students act appropriately on line. Will her students write offensive comments ? How can she monitor her students activity?
    11. 11. You have a history of every edit You are notified of every change
    12. 12. No more “dog ate my homework” <ul><li>Edits are time stamped. You know who made changes and when they were made. </li></ul>
    13. 13. Wikis are Free and Easy to set up
    14. 14. <ul><ul><li>Simply create an account and begin </li></ul></ul>
    15. 15. <ul><ul><li>Set it up and it works </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>just like typing in Microsoft Word </li></ul></ul>
    16. 16. <ul><ul><li>We can add pictures and files </li></ul></ul>
    17. 17. <ul><ul><li>You can manage your Wiki </li></ul></ul>
    18. 19. Wikis can be used for any purpose: Educational, entertaiment and encyclopaedical purposes...
    19. 20. <ul><ul><li>Wikis for education </li></ul></ul>
    20. 21. Pre-Kindergarten Wikis in Ohio
    21. 22. Kindergarten class wiki (view homework, calendars, student work, videos, plan parties, ask q’s); http://mrstaylorkinder.pbworks.com/
    22. 23. 2 nd Grade Wikis for Monster Writing (student collaboration)
    23. 24. Webster: 2 nd & 3 rd grade class wiki (global sharing); http://mswebster.wikispaces.com/
    24. 25. Littlewood 5 th grade wiki: Pictures taken of plants in environmental center; http://littlewoodnatureguide.wetpaint.com/
    25. 26. Wikis for Teachers to Share
    26. 27. Wikis for Children Writing and Reading Continuous Stories
    27. 28. <ul><ul><li>Wikis for entertainment </li></ul></ul>
    28. 29. The Tudors Wiki
    29. 30. The Dragon Ball NeoWiki
    30. 31. <ul><ul><li>For encyclopaedical purposes </li></ul></ul>
    31. 32. The most famous wiki around the world
    32. 33. Questions
    33. 35. Sources La coctelera. (n.d.). To blog or not to blog: That is the question. Retrieved May 24th, 2009, from To blog or not to blog: That is the question: http://macrosierva s.lacoctelera.net/post/2009/03/20/to-blog-or-not-to-blog-that-is-the-question Lasso, I. (2008). ¿Qué es un Wiki? Retrieved February 24th, 2011, from Proyecto Autodidacta: http://www.proyectoautodidacta.com/comics/que-es-un-wiki Recursos TIC. (2009). Eduwikis en el Aula 2.0 . Retrieved May 23th, 2009,from Eduwikis en el Aula 2.0: http://recursostic.educacion.es/observatorio/apls/ wikiseneducacion/web/index.php/P%C3%A1gina_Principal Slideshare. (2008). What Is A Wiki . Retrieved March 08th, 2010, from What is a wiki: http://www.slideshare.net/thebooms/what-is-a-wiki-presentation Wikijunior. (2010). Wikijunior:Animal Kingdom . Retrieved February 24th, 2011, from Wikijunior:Animal Kingdom: http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Wikijunior:A nimal_Kingdom
    34. 36. Sources Wikijunior. (2010). Wikijunior:Animal Kingdom/Mammals . Retrieved February 24th, 2011, from Wikijunior:Animal Kingdom/Mammals:http://en.wikibooks.org /wiki/Wikijunior:Animal_Kingdom/Mammals WikiRiki. (2009). WikiRiki . Retrieved February 25th, 2011, from Early Wiki-Lin, Lee , and Bonk revised: http://wiki-riki.wikispaces.com/file/view/Early%2BWiki -Lin,%2BLee,%2Band%2BBonk%2Brevised.ppt&rct=j&q=Early%20Wiki- Lin,%20Lee,%20and%20Bonk%20 Wikispaces. (2010). Welcome to the Wiki workshop. Retrieved February 24th, 2011, from Welcome to the Wiki workshop: http://teachershare.wikispace s.com/Workshop+Notes Wikispaces. (2011). Wikispaces - Wiki tour . Retrieved March 08th, 2011, from http://www.wikispaces.com/content/wiki-tour
    35. 37. Thank You !