Transcript of "Blogging in the educational setting"
Definition of blogging Reasons for usage Applications/websites Blogging Links
Called web logs Posts- can bearranged inchronologicalorder Posts- Can be text,graphics, video, oraudio Technological tool
Incorporation of twenty first century skills Motivation (technology) Research needed for responses Can be accessed using any mobilecomputing device Encourages reading and writing Communication between other peersand teachers
Applications – Blogs canbe used in all subjects.Examples:Math: Expression ofmath problems thatare used in lifeEnglish: ResearchPaper PartsScience: ClassifyingorganismsSocial Studies:Mapping Events
o Tutorials for Setting Up Blogshttp://www.youtube.com/embed/Do2sGEmNFukhttp://www.youtube.com/embed/3yxuOtcjmLkhttp://www.youtube.com/embed/wqYBa-zGsNQ
*Some of the blogging links are free.o http://wordpress.como http://blogger.como http://livejournal.com
Can display texts, graphics, video, andaudio. Advantageous because of emphasis ontwenty first century skills. Can be applied through various curricula Are easy to create with tutorials