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Using wikis new teacher

  1. 1. Using Wikis to <ul><li>Communicate, collaborate and create </li></ul>
  2. 2. New TeacherWebinars Sponsored by: Elizabeth Cressman CRC
  3. 3. 21st century learning skills Students must be: <ul><li>Collaborators </li></ul><ul><li>Synthesizers </li></ul><ul><li>Explainers </li></ul><ul><li>Problem Solvers </li></ul>
  4. 4. What Is a Wiki? “ A wiki is a website that allows the easy creation and editing of any number of interlinked Web pages, using a WYSIWYG text editor (simplified markup language) text editor, within the browser.” ~ Wikipedia &quot;Wiki users comment on and change one another's text&quot; W hat I K now I s
  5. 5. <ul><li>Wiki is a new concept for me </li></ul><ul><li>I have used a wikik before </li></ul><ul><li>I have used one and made my own Wiki </li></ul><ul><li>I have taught some one els to make a Wiki </li></ul><ul><li>I have some experience with a wiki and would be willing to share an example now </li></ul>Place a check mark beside one of the following:
  6. 6. Wikis in Plain English Text
  7. 7. Get a wiki! <ul><ul><li>PBWiki </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>PBWiki is easy to use. Offers perks for educational wikis, the most important being ad-free wiki space.  A monthly fee allow more customization options (additional backgrounds), additional file storage </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wetpaint </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Wetpaint offers many templates and a wide variety of styles (&quot;skins&quot;) which allows for more customization.  All Wetpaint wikis have ads (including educational wikis)-- they are included in sidebars along the side and bottom and are fairly unobtrusive </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wikispaces </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Clean, no-frills wikis.  Ads appear along the sidebar for free wikis-- ad-free wikis are available for $5 a month.  Wikis: Ready or Not! </li></ul></ul></ul>
  8. 8. What Does a Wiki Look like?
  9. 9. pb works
  10. 10. CRC wiki
  11. 11. Wetpaint
  12. 12. wiki spaces
  13. 13. Types of Wikis <ul><li>Public : can be read or edited by anyone </li></ul><ul><li>Protected: can be viewed by anyone, can only be edited by wiki members </li></ul><ul><li>Private: can only be viewed or edited by wiki members </li></ul>
  14. 14. Use Wikis for... <ul><li>Class Web Sites Example 1 Example 2 Example 3 </li></ul><ul><li>Exploratory Project Web Page Example 1 </li></ul><ul><li>Telecollaborative Project Example 1 </li></ul><ul><li>Student Created Content Example 1 </li></ul><ul><li>Going Deeper (providing supplementary resources to prepare students for study or as follow-up) </li></ul>Example 4
  15. 15. wiki features <ul><li>Page editing </li></ul><ul><li>Add images or documents </li></ul><ul><li>Edit and post new versions </li></ul><ul><li>View recent changes </li></ul><ul><li>View history </li></ul><ul><li>Discussions </li></ul><ul><li>Search </li></ul>Have you used...?
  16. 16. LEts Get Our feet wet! <ul><li>+ Sign-Up Help </li></ul><ul><li>+ Editing Your Wiki Page </li></ul><ul><li>Log in to the practice wiki page </li></ul><ul><li>+ Wiki Web Tour </li></ul>
  17. 17. Wikipedia Turning Wikipedia into an Asset for Schools
  18. 18. <ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Ideas for Using Wikis in the Classroom </li></ul>FOLLOW-UP WIKI