Week Two: Happily Blogging and Scooping-it!
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Week Two: Happily Blogging and Scooping-it!

Despite having been actively blogging for close to ten years, I can honestly say I’d never really thought about the teaching and learning potential of them. Reading Pericles’ Happily blogging @ Belmore South, however, has certainly changed my perspective on that. The drawcards for promoting active blogging in the classroom are numerous. The potential to … Continue reading

The Innovative Educator: 5 Rewards of Teaching Young Students to Blog
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The Innovative Educator: 5 Rewards of Teaching Young Students to Blog

See on Scoop.it – Digital Media for Education I have been an elementary-school teacher for more than 25 years and I am always on the lookout for meaningful ways to engage and motivate my young students. I started Mrs. Yollis’ Classroom Blog in 2008 with the idea of sharing class activities with parents. Over time, the blog … Continue reading

A Guide to Involving Parents in Your Class Blog | Primary Tech
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A Guide to Involving Parents in Your Class Blog | Primary Tech

See on Scoop.it – Digital Media for Education One of the many benefits of having a class blog is the strengthening of home-school relationships.   A class blog can provide a virtual window into the classroom. After having a class blog for many years, I have found that most families enjoy being able to keep up with classroom events … Continue reading