Wikis In the classroom 2007 SIGTel Online Learning Award Winner http://coolcatteacher.wikispaces.com http://k12onlineconfe...
Explain Wikis What's a wiki? The basics of using a wiki Creating a space Editing a page Creating a link Page history Adam ...
Why Wikis <ul><li>Free </li></ul><ul><li>Runs on older computers </li></ul><ul><li>Runs on slower Internet </li></ul><ul><...
Use Wikis <ul><li>Lesson Summaries </li></ul><ul><li>Notes Collaboration </li></ul><ul><li>Cooperative Learning </li></ul>...
Use Wikis <ul><li>Introduction & Exploratory Projects </li></ul>http://westwood.wikispaces.com/Web+2.0   http://westwood.w...
Use Wikis <ul><li>Individual Assessments </li></ul>http://westwood.wikispaces.com/Scenario+2 http://flatclassroomproject.w...
Use Wikis <ul><li>Rewards </li></ul><ul><li>Classroom Organization </li></ul><ul><li>http://westwood.wikispaces.com/Wiki+H...
Master Wikis <ul><li>Small Edits </li></ul><ul><li>Communicate </li></ul><ul><li>Use the History </li></ul><ul><li>Discuss...
Safe Wikis
Look at Wikis “ Working with people across the world  has challenged me.” “ The majority of my partners wanted to  contrib...
Worldwide  Wikis ISTE SIGTel TeleLearning Award 1st place 2007 2006 Edublog Award Best Wiki
Teach  Global 40,000+ hits  ●  109 pages  ●  58 students (5 countries)  48 videos  ●  6 peer review classrooms (5 countrie...
Observers   (Judges, Researchers, Press, Ning)
 
The Effective Web 2.0 Classroom Web Safety & Privacy Information Literacy Web Citizenship Web Teamwork Intentional Web Act...
<ul><li>Evoca  </li></ul><ul><li>Elluminate </li></ul><ul><li>Ning (private areas for teachers) </li></ul><ul><li>IM </li>...
<ul><li>Technology communications tools  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Students use telecommunications to collaborate, publish, an...
<ul><li>Meebo – Virtual Office Hours </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.meebo.com   </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Embedding Slides ...
<ul><li>Del.icio.us tags </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Example -  http://tinyurl.com/3y4odt   </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://de...
<ul><li>Google Maps – Steve Dembo </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.dr2ooo.com/tools/maps/   </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Meebo R...
<ul><li>VoiceThread.com   – Julie Lindsay (Bangladesh) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://edubloggercon.wikispaces.com/   </li><...
<ul><li>David Warlick’s Handouts – Terry Freedman (UK) -  	 http://tinyurl.com/2223v2     </li></ul><ul><li>People looked ...
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Presentation by Vicki Davis and Adam Frey to discuss the use of wikis in education, this is Vicki's portion of the presentation.

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Wikis in the Classroom

  1. 1. Wikis In the classroom 2007 SIGTel Online Learning Award Winner http://coolcatteacher.wikispaces.com http://k12onlineconference.org/?p=38
  2. 2. Explain Wikis What's a wiki? The basics of using a wiki Creating a space Editing a page Creating a link Page history Adam Frey Wikispaces
  3. 3. Why Wikis <ul><li>Free </li></ul><ul><li>Runs on older computers </li></ul><ul><li>Runs on slower Internet </li></ul><ul><li>Easy </li></ul><ul><li>Technology-enabled cooperative learning </li></ul><ul><li>Vicki Davis </li></ul><ul><li>Teacher </li></ul>
  4. 4. Use Wikis <ul><li>Lesson Summaries </li></ul><ul><li>Notes Collaboration </li></ul><ul><li>Cooperative Learning </li></ul><ul><li>http://westwood.wikispaces.com/Word+Ex+5 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://westwood.wikispaces.com/Storage+Devices </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://westwood.wikispaces.com/Computer+Hardware+Review </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Use Wikis <ul><li>Introduction & Exploratory Projects </li></ul>http://westwood.wikispaces.com/Web+2.0 http://westwood.wikispaces.com/Mashup+Madness
  6. 6. Use Wikis <ul><li>Individual Assessments </li></ul>http://westwood.wikispaces.com/Scenario+2 http://flatclassroomproject.wikispaces.com
  7. 7. Use Wikis <ul><li>Rewards </li></ul><ul><li>Classroom Organization </li></ul><ul><li>http://westwood.wikispaces.com/Wiki+Hall+of+Fame </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://westwood.wikispaces.com </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Master Wikis <ul><li>Small Edits </li></ul><ul><li>Communicate </li></ul><ul><li>Use the History </li></ul><ul><li>Discuss </li></ul><ul><li>Refresh Before Writing </li></ul>
  9. 9. Safe Wikis
  10. 10. Look at Wikis “ Working with people across the world has challenged me.” “ The majority of my partners wanted to contribute something meaningful to the project.” Horizon Project Students http://horizonproject.wikispaces.com
  11. 11. Worldwide Wikis ISTE SIGTel TeleLearning Award 1st place 2007 2006 Edublog Award Best Wiki
  12. 12. Teach Global 40,000+ hits ● 109 pages ● 58 students (5 countries) 48 videos ● 6 peer review classrooms (5 countries) 9 TOTAL Countries represented Horizon Project
  13. 13. Observers (Judges, Researchers, Press, Ning)
  14. 15. The Effective Web 2.0 Classroom Web Safety & Privacy Information Literacy Web Citizenship Web Teamwork Intentional Web Activities Accountability II T h e E n g a g e d T e a c h e r
  15. 16. <ul><li>Evoca </li></ul><ul><li>Elluminate </li></ul><ul><li>Ning (private areas for teachers) </li></ul><ul><li>IM </li></ul><ul><li>Skype </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter </li></ul><ul><li>Wiki </li></ul><ul><li>E-mail </li></ul><ul><li>Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><li>Meebo </li></ul><ul><li>Second Life </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook! </li></ul><ul><li>Flickr </li></ul><ul><li>Youtube </li></ul><ul><li>Teachertube </li></ul><ul><li>Google Video </li></ul><ul><li>Blogs </li></ul><ul><li>Podcasts (evoca) </li></ul><ul><li>Odeo </li></ul><ul><li>Slideshare </li></ul><ul><li>PhotoStory </li></ul><ul><li>MovieMaker </li></ul><ul><li>Clustrmap </li></ul><ul><li>Grazr </li></ul>Web 2 and Wikis
  16. 17. <ul><li>Technology communications tools </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Students use telecommunications to collaborate, publish, and interact with peers, experts, and other audiences. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Students use a variety of media and formats to communicate information and ideas effectively to multiple audiences. </li></ul></ul>Why Wiki?
  17. 18. <ul><li>Meebo – Virtual Office Hours </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.meebo.com </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Embedding Slides </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.slideshare.net </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Elluminate Sessions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Examples - http://horizonproject.wikispaces.com/Student+Summit </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Youtube/ TeacherTube/ Photobucket </li></ul><ul><li>Odeo </li></ul><ul><li>www.airset.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.toondoo.com </li></ul>Cool Wiki
  18. 19. <ul><li>Del.icio.us tags </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Example - http://tinyurl.com/3y4odt </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://del.icio.us/brightideasguru - My links </li></ul></ul>
  19. 20. <ul><li>Google Maps – Steve Dembo </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.dr2ooo.com/tools/maps/ </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Meebo Room – Steve Dembo </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://wwwl.meebo.com/rooms/ </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Bubbl.us – Steve Dembo </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.bubbl.us </li></ul></ul>
  20. 21. <ul><li>VoiceThread.com – Julie Lindsay (Bangladesh) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://edubloggercon.wikispaces.com/ </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Book Reviews, Sharing – Vinnie Vrotny (Illinois) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.librarything.com </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Second Life coordinates - Ryan Bretag (IL) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.slurl.com – Put in coordinates from SL, creates the URL, paste in the wiki. </li></ul></ul>
  21. 22. <ul><li>David Warlick’s Handouts – Terry Freedman (UK) - http://tinyurl.com/2223v2 </li></ul><ul><li>People looked at site Neoworx.com – Julie Lindsay </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://neoworx.com </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Embedded RSS Feeds – Darren Draper (Utah) </li></ul><ul><li>Google Maps – Jeff Utecht (China) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.eschoolnews.com/eti/2005/08/001153.php (Tim Lauer tells how to make a school boundary map) </li></ul></ul>
  22. 23. More Uses for Wikis
  23. 24. Wikis In the classroom 2007 SIGTel Online Learning Award Winner

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