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Using wikis as a research component

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Using wikis as a research component

  1. 1. Using Wikis as a Research Component in the Classroom<br />Lindsey Lewis<br />
  2. 2. What is a wiki?<br />
  3. 3. Where can I get a wiki?<br />Wikispaceswww.wikispaces.com<br />PB Works www.pbwiki.com<br />
  4. 4. Why use them?<br />Benefits Of Wikis<br />
  5. 5. 1.<br />Active Learning<br />
  6. 6. 2.<br />Multiple Intelligences<br />and Modes of<br />Learning<br />
  7. 7. 3.<br />Student Contribution to a Greater Knowledge Base<br />
  8. 8. 4.<br />Meet curriculum and<br />Technology Goals<br />Simultaneously<br />
  9. 9. Using Wikis in Research<br />
  10. 10. 1.<br />Pathfinders<br />
  11. 11. 2.<br />Data Collection<br />
  12. 12. 3.<br />Collaboration and<br />Discussion<br />
  13. 13. 4.<br />Student Portfolios<br />
  14. 14. Handy Features: Why teachers love wikis.<br />Privacy Settings<br />Editing History<br />Discussion Monitoring<br />Accountability<br />
  15. 15. Works Cited<br />“50 Ways to Use Wikis for a More Collaborative and Interactive Classroom.” Smart Teaching. 4 Aug. 2008. Web. 9 July 2011.<br />Cm_sholtz. Using Wikis with Research Projects and Portfolios.Slideshare. 2008. Web. 10 July 20011.<br />Davis, Vicki A. Wikis in the Classroom. Slideshare. 2007. Web. 10 July 2011.<br />Watson, Kate, and Chelsea Harper. Supporting Knowledge Creation: Using Wikis for Group Collaboration. Educause Center for Applied Research. 5 Feb. 2008. Web. 9 July 2011.<br />“Wikis.” Teaching History with Technology. Ed Tech Teacher. 2011. Web. 9 July 2011.<br />All photos from Microsoft PowerPoint.<br />

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