Using a Blackboard Wiki
Why and How
Bill Vilberg
bill.vilberg@miami.edu
Slides available at
http://goo.gl/xm239G
Questions
1. What is a wiki?
2. Why might you use a
wiki in your course?
3. How do you use the wiki
in Blackboard Learn?
What is a wiki?
What is a wiki?
• Simple
• Web based
• Add, modify or
delete content
• Collaborative
Why might you use a wiki
in a course?
Why might you use a wiki in a course?
• Group work
• Authentic audience
• Collaborative writing
• Writing to learn
Why might you use a wiki in a course?
• Group work
• Authentic audience
• Collaborative writing
• Writing to learn
How do you use the
wiki in Blackboard
learn?
Steps
1. Organize
2. Create
3. (Edit)
4. Assess
organize
1. Organize
http://edorigami.wikispaces.com/21st+Century+Pedagogy
2. Create
• Wiki document
• Wiki pages
• Wiki links to pages
• Blackboard link to the
Wiki
Create wiki
documemt
2a. Create – Wikis Tool
1. Control Panel
2. Course Tools
3. Wikis
2a. Create – Wikis Page
• On the Wikis page, click Create Wiki on the action bar
2a. Create – Wikis Details
• Fill out the Create Wiki page
• NOTE: “Instructions” are not a page in the wiki
2a. Create – Help
• For complete details see
http://help.blackboard.com/en-us/Learn/9.1_SP_10_and_SP_11
Wikis
Create wiki Pages
Create Wiki Pages – Enter Wiki
• On the Wikis page, click the name of the Wiki
Create Wiki Pages – Create home page
• Fill out and submit info for wiki home page
Create Wiki Pages – Create other pages
• Use Create Wiki Page button to create additional pages
Create wiki links to
pages
Create Wiki links to pages
• Select text and click on “Link to Wiki page” icon
Create Wiki links to pages
• Select page and link text
Create Wiki links to pages
• Repeat to create all secondary pages
Create blackboard
link to the wiki
Create Blackboard link to the Wiki
• In content area of course site, select Tools > Wikis
Create Blackboard link to the Wiki
• Create the link to the Wiki
Create Blackboard link to the Wiki
• Create the link to the Wiki
Create Blackboard link to the Wiki
• Students can now access and edit the Wiki
4. ASSESS
Assess
• Participation and Grading button
Assess
• Participation and Grading button
Assess
• Participation and Grading button
Demonstration
Create
•Wiki document
•Wiki pages
•Wiki links to pages
•Blackboard link to the Wiki
Assess
RECAP
1. What is a wiki?
2. Why might you use a
wiki in your course?
3. How do you use the wiki
in Blackboard Learn?
Using a Blackboard Wiki
Why and How
Bill Vilberg
bill.vilberg@miami.edu
Slides available at
http://goo.gl/xm239G
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  1. 1. Using a Blackboard Wiki Why and How Bill Vilberg bill.vilberg@miami.edu Slides available at http://goo.gl/xm239G
  2. 2. Questions 1. What is a wiki? 2. Why might you use a wiki in your course? 3. How do you use the wiki in Blackboard Learn?
  3. 3. What is a wiki?
  4. 4. What is a wiki? • Simple • Web based • Add, modify or delete content • Collaborative
  5. 5. Why might you use a wiki in a course?
  6. 6. Why might you use a wiki in a course? • Group work • Authentic audience • Collaborative writing • Writing to learn
  7. 7. Why might you use a wiki in a course? • Group work • Authentic audience • Collaborative writing • Writing to learn
  8. 8. How do you use the wiki in Blackboard learn?
  9. 9. Steps 1. Organize 2. Create 3. (Edit) 4. Assess
  10. 10. organize
  11. 11. 1. Organize http://edorigami.wikispaces.com/21st+Century+Pedagogy
  12. 12. 2. Create • Wiki document • Wiki pages • Wiki links to pages • Blackboard link to the Wiki
  13. 13. Create wiki documemt
  14. 14. 2a. Create – Wikis Tool 1. Control Panel 2. Course Tools 3. Wikis
  15. 15. 2a. Create – Wikis Page • On the Wikis page, click Create Wiki on the action bar
  16. 16. 2a. Create – Wikis Details • Fill out the Create Wiki page • NOTE: “Instructions” are not a page in the wiki
  17. 17. 2a. Create – Help • For complete details see http://help.blackboard.com/en-us/Learn/9.1_SP_10_and_SP_11 Wikis
  18. 18. Create wiki Pages
  19. 19. Create Wiki Pages – Enter Wiki • On the Wikis page, click the name of the Wiki
  20. 20. Create Wiki Pages – Create home page • Fill out and submit info for wiki home page
  21. 21. Create Wiki Pages – Create other pages • Use Create Wiki Page button to create additional pages
  22. 22. Create wiki links to pages
  23. 23. Create Wiki links to pages • Select text and click on “Link to Wiki page” icon
  24. 24. Create Wiki links to pages • Select page and link text
  25. 25. Create Wiki links to pages • Repeat to create all secondary pages
  26. 26. Create blackboard link to the wiki
  27. 27. Create Blackboard link to the Wiki • In content area of course site, select Tools > Wikis
  28. 28. Create Blackboard link to the Wiki • Create the link to the Wiki
  29. 29. Create Blackboard link to the Wiki • Create the link to the Wiki
  30. 30. Create Blackboard link to the Wiki • Students can now access and edit the Wiki
  31. 31. 4. ASSESS
  32. 32. Assess • Participation and Grading button
  33. 33. Assess • Participation and Grading button
  34. 34. Assess • Participation and Grading button
  35. 35. Demonstration Create •Wiki document •Wiki pages •Wiki links to pages •Blackboard link to the Wiki Assess
  36. 36. RECAP 1. What is a wiki? 2. Why might you use a wiki in your course? 3. How do you use the wiki in Blackboard Learn?
  37. 37. Using a Blackboard Wiki Why and How Bill Vilberg bill.vilberg@miami.edu Slides available at http://goo.gl/xm239G

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