Wikis are used to collaborate
There are two types of content creation on a wiki: i) A significant contribution original content creation ii) A constructive modification modification of pre-existing content
What Can I Do Now
That I Couldn’t Do Before? i) Have students create original content. ii) Have them modify (improve) another student's work.
Take away ... a $250
wiki for free! i) Post a picture to flickr that you can use in your teaching. Tag it: blc07, wikigiveaway ii) Create a free wiki at pbwiki.com. Put your picture on the wiki too. Include a description of how you will use it in your classroom and a link to the photo flickr page. iii) On flickr, describe how you will use this picture in your classroom and leave a link to your pbwiki.
Photo Credits Bright eyes and
a warm smile ... http://flickr.com/photos/lapidim/29893744/ six http://www.flickr.com/photos/sc0ttbeardsley/8951408/ probability project http://www.flickr.com/photos/7529692@N02/441624496 You are number six ... http://www.flickr.com/photos/csb13/221584057/ The number 9 is IN-TER-EST-TING!!!! http://www.flickr.com/photos/94597307@N00/312125399 Leica IIIf http://www.flickr.com/photos/35237096015@N01/15216920 Gadget http://flickr.com/photos/davyrocket/82339986/ Obligatory Wiki Photo http://flickr.com/photos/cogdog/19490596/ push-me pull-you http://flickr.com/photos/91772025@N00/444044158/ Wake Up by Holmes http://myspace.com/imholmes Masaccio http://flickr.com/photos/ha112/414146234/ module2 http://flickr.com/photos/ha112/234233755/ Curtain trigonometry!! http://www.flickr.com/photos/94597307@N00/312125395 Dialjupiter http://www.flickr.com/photos/61703609@N00/158825397 tree hugger http://www.flickr.com/photos/69842277@N00/282926763 Blaise Arguera y Arcas @ TED Talks http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/view/id/129 exponential function - "e" http://flickr.com/photos/26219483@N00/346257046/ Dentist's office http://flickr.com/photos/7421887@N03/432557147/ Related Rates #1 http://flickr.com/photos/85068725@N00/366758089/ My version of a quadratic ! http://flickr.com/photos/40256716@N00/316074893/ Music Video motion study experiment http://flickr.com/photos/monkeyc/112350059/ Cell Phone Tour http://flickr.com/photos/48318190@N00/520866159/ math http://flickr.com/photos/akash_k/125489887/ Dollar Store floor http://flickr.com/photos/telstar/313182873/