Blogs <ul><li>20 steps to blogging heaven </li></ul>
Aims <ul><li>to introduce blogging </li></ul><ul><li>introduce typepad blogging platform </li></ul><ul><li>start a blog </li></ul><ul><li>customise your blog </li></ul><ul><li>away you go </li></ul>
Blogs Literacy outcomes for A Curriculum for Excellence: Definition of “texts” novels, short stories, plays, poems, reference texts, the spoken word, charts, maps, graphs and timetables, advertisements, promotional leaflets, comics, newspapers and magazines, CVs, letters and e-mails , films, games and TV programmes, labels, signs and posters, recipes, manuals and instructions, reports and reviews, text messages , blogs and social networking sites , web pages , catalogues and directories
Some useful links <ul><li>http://www. commoncraft .com/ blogs - a short film about blogs </li></ul><ul><li>http://en. wikipedia .org/ wiki /Blog - definition of a blog </li></ul><ul><li>http://www. scotedublogs .org. uk / blogs - index of blogs created by teachers and students in Scotland, examples of blogs across the curriculum </li></ul><ul><li>http:// edu . blogs .com/ edublogs / - Ewan MacIntosh, bit of a guru in the blogosphere and the chap who got me going </li></ul><ul><li>http:// thegordonschools . typepad .co. uk / asu / - sometimes reflective sometimes ranting, but all mine </li></ul>
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