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Twitter and Blogging by @gallit_z and @hughtheteacher

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  • [twitter] starting our presentation on twitter&blogging for gr 4-7. Use [/twitter]
  • [twitter] info from our presentation can be found here http://tinyurl.com/739bv27[/twitter]
  • [twitter] Hello PLN @gallit_z & I are presenting on Twitter. Use #sd36learn to tell us why use twitter [/twitter]
  • [twitter] why tweet? http://tinyurl.com/37hawuw[/twitter]
  • [twitter] #ff @abvendramin, @courosa, @gcouros, @lirenmanlearns, @henriksent [/twitter]
  • [twitter] @cybraryman1 has a wonderful list of educational hashtags http://www.cybraryman.com/ [/twitter]
  • [twitter] #ff@librarymall, @amboe_k, @mrsdkrebs, @ecsd36, @seas_sd36 [/twitter]
  • [twitter] Using Twitter with your Class http://tinyurl.com/8yrm3oh[/twitter]
  • [twitter] @gallit_z & I love using kidblog with our classes http://tinyurl.com/83bguke [/twitter]
  • [twitter] when posting links to student blogs try #comments4kids, #classblogs [/twitter]
  • [twitter] 10 ways @gallit_z & @hughtheteacher http://tinyurl.com/85tzmc8 [/twitter]
  • [twitter] Quadblogging videxample. Connecting classes around the world http://tinyurl.com/7e6bsaq [/twitter]
  • [twitter] our classes tweet too @mrszvisclass and @mcdclassroom [/twitter]
  • [twitter] @gallit_z & I tweet with our classes @mrszvisclass & @mcdclassroom [/twitter]
  • [twitter] you can use weebly for so much www.mrszvi.weebly.com www.mcdclassroom.weebly.com [/twitter]
  • [twitter] Check out the feedback from our 10:30 presentation at STA Convention 2012 tinyurl.com/6n4t62x [/twitter]

Twitter and Blogging by @gallit_z and @hughtheteacher Twitter and Blogging by @gallit_z and @hughtheteacher Presentation Transcript

  • Twitter & Blogging in theIntermediate Classroom By: Hugh McDonald @hughtheteacher Gallit Zvi @gallit_z
  • Shape of DayWhat is Web 2.0?Why Twitter?Twitter Exploration TimeIntegrating Twitter with Student LearningWhy Blog?Blogging Exploration Time using Kidblog
  • Web 2.0: What it is?ParticipationCollaborationChanging the way internet can be used in theclassroomKnowing, Wondering, Learning, & SharingTwitter, Blogging, Facebook, Google Docs, wikis,etc…
  • What it isn’t?Just consuming information from websites forcontent
  • Why Twitter? “Twitter in 60 Seconds”http://www.slideshare.net/CatherineRitz/twitter-for-professional-development
  • Where are you joining the Conversation?1. Im not interested. I dont get it. In fact, how did I getinto this session anyway?2. Ive been thinking about it, considering joining in.However, I dont know how.3. Im ready to go! Just point me in the right direction.4. Ive already joined the conversation, and Im havinglots of fun and making connections Denise Krebs https://sites.google.com/site/iowajoiningtheconversation2012/inspiration
  • Why Twitter? Connections: Create your own Personal Learning Network (PLN) Collaboration: Share resources and ideas with like minded teachers & students Live Chats Research: Search for resources you need Impress your students Use new sites and resources even they haven’t heard ofhttp://www.slideshare.net/CatherineRitz/twitter-for-professional-development
  • Twitter Time!Twitter app on your device or go to twitter.com
  • Why Blog with Students?Authentic AudienceEngagement & Motivation
  • More Reasons to BlogShare thoughts, ideas, andopinions, & support them withdetails that makeunderstanding easy.Will learn to communicateeffectively
  • Become better writers, both in content and mechanics.
  • Become better readers,improving comprehension and the ability to read critically.
  • Blog to aWorldwide Audience
  • Take Ownership of their Own Learning
  • Use Web 2.0 technology as a toolto publish their work to share with their peers, family, and friends.
  • Blogging Platforms *Personal Weebly Blog if Students created own E-Portfolio website.
  • KidBlog
  • Express YourLearning Too!!