Creating a Classroom Website with Blogger Laura Phelps email@example.comRSU1 S ummer Te ch In st it u te , 2012
What can a website do for you? Communication Connection Classroom management Curriculum resources Digital resources What else? Why are you here?
How can you make the most of your website?See the article “Making the Most of your ClassWebsite” by Lemoyne DunnDo you want your website to be: static? semi-static? a supplemental resource? integral curricular? pedagogical memory?
BEFORE you create your site: Think about: what is the purpose of your website? how much time do you want to spend updating it? what elements do you definitely want to include? who is your audience?
Some resources & examples: 33 Ways to Use Blogs in Your Classroom Examples of classroom sites: * Open the Door to B4 A Place Called Kindergarten Art of Apex High School*Are these sites static? Semi-static? Supplemental? Integral?
Let’s get started!One of the perks of coming to any of my sessionsis that you get support for life!As you work on your website over the summerand beyond, please don’t hesitate to be in touchif you have any questions or if you get stuck: firstname.lastname@example.org Please fill out a session evaluation. Thanks for being here today!