Teaching Tanach with Web 2.0<br />Web 2.0 Defined…<br />The second generation of the World Wide Web, especially the movement away from static webpages to dynamic and shareable content and social networking. (http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Web_2.0) <br />
Wikis in the Classroom<br /><ul><li>Advantages
Easy to Use- WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get Text Editor) with little code
Encourage Collaboration- Different users can work on the same page simultaneously
Supports asynchronous online discussion forum on every page.
Versatile and customizable- Can post anything including files, pictures, and video.
Discussions can only be moderated after posting. </li></li></ul><li>Wikis for Education <br />The Frisch School Wiki- http://wiki.frisch.org Password protected.<br />http://students4israel.wikispaces.com/<br />http://frischgoesgreen.wikispaces.com/<br />http://11xnach.wikispaces.com/<br />http://shiriyah.wikispaces.com/<br />http://njyeshivahighschools.wikispaces.com/<br />
Twitter: Micro-blogging tool for posting status updates in 140 characters or less<br />