Twitter for Teachers and Learners
by @sandrapires	
  
less than 20 seconds ago from web	
  




                          ...
What does Twitter
look like?

        Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
What does Twitter
look like?

        Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
What does Twitter
look like?

        Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
Watch this video in
Commoncraft.com
click here
             Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            You can follow each
            other




                  Sandra...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Follow your teacher




                  Sandra Pinto Pires - www...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Follow people you
            admire




                  Sandra ...
Follow people you
admire

        Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Follow English
            Language Learning
            Twitters
...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?




                  Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?




                  Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?




                  Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
How do you find people?


        Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
How do you find people?


        Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Twitter is as good as
            your class. Find out
           ...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Global or local?
            You choose




                  Sand...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Better than Google!
            Twitter is a resource
            ...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Share reflections




                  Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Support




                  Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah....
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Challenge each other




                  Sandra Pinto Pires - ww...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Read about other
            students’ experiences




           ...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Learn when you can
            Decide where and what




         ...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Ask for help




                  Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blah...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Ask predictive or
            probability questions
            Ge...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Answer general
            questions and reply to
            thos...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Open and take part in
            discussions about
            vo...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Tweet about the
            college’s website, blog
            or...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Tweet about useful
            web resources: Blog
            pos...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Retweet a post you
            found interesting




             ...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Ask for others
            favorites




                  Sandra ...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Provide a daily tip:
            Word, book, trivia, fact
        ...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Start a Twitter book/
            film club and tweet
            ...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Link photos of your
            classroom




                  Sa...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Share humour




                  Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blah...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Celebrate events




                  Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?

            Twitter is peer
            assessment: If you are
            good...
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Twitter is a friendly
            place to participate!




      ...
Have you created your account
already?
by @sandrapires	
  
less than 20 seconds ago from web	
  




                     ...
Are you following each other?

by @sandrapires	
  
less than 20 seconds ago from web	
  




                             ...
How do you find each
other?

      Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
How do you follow
each other?

      Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
How can you use Twitter in the
classroom?


            Use #Hashtags




                  Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-bla...
What are #Hashtags?



           A topic with a hashtag
           symbol # at the start
           to identify the tweet...
What does #Hashtag
look like?

        Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
What are #Hashtags?



           It helps spread and
           organise the info on
           Twitter




             ...
What are #Hashtags?



           It becomes easy to find
           the topic in Search




                 Sandra Pinto...
What are #Hashtags?



           Likely to appear in
           Twitter’s Trending
           Topics




                ...
What are #Hashtags?



           Great tool for class




                  Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sa...
How does the Twitter search
work?


            Easy! Watch the video




                  Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-bla...
Watch this video in
Commoncraft.com
click here
             Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
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Twitter for Teachers and Learners

  1. 1. Twitter for Teachers and Learners by @sandrapires   less than 20 seconds ago from web   Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  2. 2. What does Twitter look like? Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  3. 3. What does Twitter look like? Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  4. 4. What does Twitter look like? Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  5. 5. Watch this video in Commoncraft.com click here Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  6. 6. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? You can follow each other Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  7. 7. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Follow your teacher Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  8. 8. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Follow people you admire Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  9. 9. Follow people you admire Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  10. 10. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Follow English Language Learning Twitters Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  11. 11. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  12. 12. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  13. 13. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  14. 14. How do you find people? Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  15. 15. How do you find people? Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  16. 16. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Twitter is as good as your class. Find out what you want to learn and choose your friends wisely! Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  17. 17. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Global or local? You choose Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  18. 18. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Better than Google! Twitter is a resource for sharing things quickly Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  19. 19. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Share reflections Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  20. 20. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Support Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  21. 21. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Challenge each other Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  22. 22. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Read about other students’ experiences Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  23. 23. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Learn when you can Decide where and what Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  24. 24. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Ask for help Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  25. 25. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Ask predictive or probability questions Get replies form all around the world Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  26. 26. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Answer general questions and reply to those who ask you a direct question Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  27. 27. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Open and take part in discussions about vocabulary and content Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  28. 28. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Tweet about the college’s website, blog or podcasts Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  29. 29. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Tweet about useful web resources: Blog post, video, article, web site, e-book… Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  30. 30. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Retweet a post you found interesting Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  31. 31. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Ask for others favorites Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  32. 32. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Provide a daily tip: Word, book, trivia, fact of the day Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  33. 33. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Start a Twitter book/ film club and tweet your reactions as you read/watch Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  34. 34. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Link photos of your classroom Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  35. 35. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Share humour Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  36. 36. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Celebrate events Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  37. 37. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Twitter is peer assessment: If you are good, people follow you, if you aren’t the number of followers remains or drops Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  38. 38. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Twitter is a friendly place to participate! Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  39. 39. Have you created your account already? by @sandrapires   less than 20 seconds ago from web   Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  40. 40. Are you following each other? by @sandrapires   less than 20 seconds ago from web   Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  41. 41. How do you find each other? Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  42. 42. How do you follow each other? Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  43. 43. How can you use Twitter in the classroom? Use #Hashtags Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  44. 44. What are #Hashtags? A topic with a hashtag symbol # at the start to identify the tweet Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  45. 45. What does #Hashtag look like? Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  46. 46. What are #Hashtags? It helps spread and organise the info on Twitter Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  47. 47. What are #Hashtags? It becomes easy to find the topic in Search Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  48. 48. What are #Hashtags? Likely to appear in Twitter’s Trending Topics Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  49. 49. What are #Hashtags? Great tool for class Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  50. 50. How does the Twitter search work? Easy! Watch the video Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  51. 51. Watch this video in Commoncraft.com click here Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires
  52. 52. Sandra Pinto Pires - www.e-blahblah.com - @sandrapires

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