If You Give a Kid a Blog...

...then you give a kid his voice!

Big image
Big image

Sherrie Berry & Shelley Kozma

Elementary Curriculum Instructional Technologists

Lampasas ISD


Follow us on Twitter:

@sherrie_berrys

@shelleykozma

Prepare your device:

You may want these FREE apps so you can participate in today's session:

Padlet: https://padlet.com/

Seesaw: http://web.seesaw.me/

Linoit: http://linoit.com/home

Tackk: https://tackk.com/

Who's in the room?

We're excited that you are here!

Big image

My 24 hour Google History

Think about the last 3 things you Googled. Share them on the Padlet
Big image

Getting Kids to Write is like:

Big image

Turn to someone near you and discuss which picture you chose and why you chose it.

Finding Forrester (1/8) Movie CLIP - The Key to Writing (2000) HD
Big image
Big image

Is this a blog post?

Big image

Is this one?

Big image

What about this?

Big image
Big image
Big image

This book is about events that cause a chain reaction

How can giving a kid a blog cause a similar domino effect?

Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image

How can blogging improve writing?

Big image
Big image

What about proofreading and editing?

Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image

T-TESS - The distinguished teacher...

*Establishes classroom practices that encourage all students to safely communicate effectively using visual tools and technology, artistic, spatial, tactile or other media with the teacher, their peers and the larger community.

Have a class historian as a weekly job for students and let them blog!

Big image

See how one of our teachers uses SeeSaw to give her kids a voice:

Post it to the web or limit it to your students

Big image

So many choices....

Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image

Try it out! Post something on the Seesaw blog for today's class

Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image

Visit my website for handouts, presentation notes & "mega" Livebinder full of resources:

Berry Good Ideas on TPT

This is my store on Teachers Pay Teachers.