Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
0
Bring the World in Blogging with Your Students Greta Sandler Background:  CC licensed Flickr photo by  21560098@N06  |  Ph...
Why Blog with Students? Teachers need to stop saying ‘hand it in’, and start saying ‘publish it’. Alan November CC license...
Getting Started <ul><li>Setting up the Blog : </li></ul><ul><li>Sharing Good News:  http://kidblog.org/ourgoodnews </li></...
Making Connections <ul><li>Motivating Students to Blog </li></ul><ul><li>Connect with them </li></ul><ul><li>OUR project, ...
OUR project, not one project!
Making Connections <ul><li>Building Community </li></ul><ul><li>Working with parents </li></ul><ul><li>Sharing our blog at...
Let the Adventure Begin! <ul><li>Writing for an Audience </li></ul>#Comments4kids http://comments4kids.blogspot.com
Blogging Adventure <ul><li>Kids motivated and eager to write! </li></ul><ul><li>When kids got home they kept blogging and ...
Blogging Adventure <ul><li>Working with Parents </li></ul>
Blogging Adventure <ul><li>Leading the Way   </li></ul>
Bringing the World in <ul><li>Our Blogging Buddies </li></ul>
Bringing the World in <ul><li>Collaborating with other Classrooms </li></ul>
More than Blogging <ul><li>Writing and Reading Skills </li></ul><ul><li>Process Writing </li></ul><ul><li>Commenting on ot...
<ul><li>BLOGGING   </li></ul>WONDERFUL  LEARNING  ENVIRONMENT <ul><li>No shy kids. No popular kids. Nobody was left out. <...
<ul><li>BLOGGING  </li></ul>GAINING CONFIDENCE
<ul><li>BLOGGING   </li></ul>MEANINGFUL  LEARNING
LOVE FOR LEARNING <ul><li>Connect with Students </li></ul><ul><li>Work together with Parents </li></ul><ul><li>Connect wit...
Hearing Their Voices
Contact Info: Email:  [email_address] Twitter: @gret Blog: About a Teacher |  http://gret.wordpress.com Resources Shared o...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

#VRT10 - Bring the World in: Blogging with Your Students

464

Published on

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
464
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
4
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Transcript of "#VRT10 - Bring the World in: Blogging with Your Students"

  1. 1. Bring the World in Blogging with Your Students Greta Sandler Background: CC licensed Flickr photo by 21560098@N06 | Photo: CC licensed Flickr photo by angelgb81
  2. 2. Why Blog with Students? Teachers need to stop saying ‘hand it in’, and start saying ‘publish it’. Alan November CC licensed by Flickr photo by ruslik
  3. 3. Getting Started <ul><li>Setting up the Blog : </li></ul><ul><li>Sharing Good News: http://kidblog.org/ourgoodnews </li></ul><ul><li>Teaching about Blogs, Internet Safety and Net Etiquette : </li></ul><ul><li>Useful Resources: </li></ul><ul><li>So You Want to Use Kidblog? by Pernille Ripp (@4thGrdTeach) </li></ul><ul><li>Why the Internet Is Like a Mall by Pernille Ripp (@4thGrdTeach) </li></ul><ul><li>Learning to Blog Using Paper by Karen McMillan (@McTeach) </li></ul><ul><li>Forest Green School - Acceptable Use Policy by George Couros (@gcouros) </li></ul><ul><li>Professor Garfield Foundation: Internet Safety and You </li></ul>
  4. 4. Making Connections <ul><li>Motivating Students to Blog </li></ul><ul><li>Connect with them </li></ul><ul><li>OUR project, not one project </li></ul><ul><li>Welcome Post </li></ul>CC licensed Flickr photo by 22790819@N04
  5. 5. OUR project, not one project!
  6. 6. Making Connections <ul><li>Building Community </li></ul><ul><li>Working with parents </li></ul><ul><li>Sharing our blog at school </li></ul><ul><li>Invitation Letter </li></ul>CC licensed Flickr photo by pgoyette
  7. 7. Let the Adventure Begin! <ul><li>Writing for an Audience </li></ul>#Comments4kids http://comments4kids.blogspot.com
  8. 8. Blogging Adventure <ul><li>Kids motivated and eager to write! </li></ul><ul><li>When kids got home they kept blogging and commenting. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Blogging Adventure <ul><li>Working with Parents </li></ul>
  10. 10. Blogging Adventure <ul><li>Leading the Way </li></ul>
  11. 11. Bringing the World in <ul><li>Our Blogging Buddies </li></ul>
  12. 12. Bringing the World in <ul><li>Collaborating with other Classrooms </li></ul>
  13. 13. More than Blogging <ul><li>Writing and Reading Skills </li></ul><ul><li>Process Writing </li></ul><ul><li>Commenting on other Blogs </li></ul><ul><li>Sharing our important events: Special Days and Events (Children’s Day, Book Fair, Birthdays) </li></ul><ul><li>Class Discussions: Based on posts and questions asked on the comments. </li></ul><ul><li>Pronunciation: Tongue Twisters </li></ul><ul><li>Having Fun: Singing Fridays </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>BLOGGING </li></ul>WONDERFUL LEARNING ENVIRONMENT <ul><li>No shy kids. No popular kids. Nobody was left out. </li></ul><ul><li>Reluctant writers. </li></ul><ul><li>No cyber bullying. </li></ul><ul><li>Kids asking for permission before sharing information or checking out other blogs. </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>BLOGGING </li></ul>GAINING CONFIDENCE
  16. 16. <ul><li>BLOGGING </li></ul>MEANINGFUL LEARNING
  17. 17. LOVE FOR LEARNING <ul><li>Connect with Students </li></ul><ul><li>Work together with Parents </li></ul><ul><li>Connect with Students’ Learning </li></ul>CC licensed Flickr photo by wwworks
  18. 18. Hearing Their Voices
  19. 19. Contact Info: Email: [email_address] Twitter: @gret Blog: About a Teacher | http://gret.wordpress.com Resources Shared on the Presentation: http://bit.ly/bringtheworldin “ We need to prepare students for THEIR future not OUR past.” Ian Jukes
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×