Using social media to inspire writers
Starting with a Visual
- it pushes critical thinking
- it supports student interests
- it embraces creativity
- it makes writing meaningful
How does it work?
They can enrol their class or give their students a code to join.
There is no email required.
Students can search for images and write what comes to their mind.
They can add voice to accompany their writing.
Students can search for inspiration from public areas.
Students can share ideas to their school groups.
Teachers can provide students with feedback on their written pieces privately through written comments or recorded comments.
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Writing for an Authentic Audience
What's the big deal?
What sets it apart is that students can read and comment on the work of other students who choose to post their work publicly.
What about inappropriate comments?
Not to worry! Teachers can moderate students' comments.