Archive of July's #GlobalClassroom Chat #3 - Monday July 16th, 2012 22:00 - 23:00 UTC

Blogging as a Vehicle for Global Inquiry


markjotter
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iEARNUSA
22:59
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PTPIPaige
22:59
RT @connectaschool: Can a classroom blog deepen your global citizenship inquiry? join #globalclassroom chat in 2 minutes. #sschat #langchat
hechternacht
22:59
RT @connectaschool: Can a classroom blog deepen your global citizenship inquiry? join #globalclassroom chat in 2 minutes. #sschat #langchat
markjotter
23:00
Welcome to #globalclassroom chat! Today's topic: The Benefits of Blogging to Enhance Your Global Inquiry Projects. http://t.co/tji4GB6u
markjotter
23:00
Please remember to use the #globalclassroom hashtag in your tweets in order to participate in the discussion.
iEARNUSA
23:00
RT @markjotter: Welcome to #globalclassroom chat! Today's topic: The Benefits of Blogging to Enhance Your Global Inquiry Projects. http://t.co/tji4GB6u
markjotter
23:01
I'm @markjotter, your moderator. I'm currently CAO at @VIFprogram, where we help to make local schools global #globalclassroom
PTPIPaige
23:01
Hello, #globalclassroom chatters! I am excited to join you today.
markjotter
23:01
We also coordinate @Global_Schools  a diverse network of teachers, principals, partners dedicated to global education #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:01
I'm interested in hearing where everyone is from and what you teach! #globalclassroom
MicheleHarris3
23:02
RT @PTPIPaige: Hello, #globalclassroom chatters! I am excited to join you today. #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:02
Hi Mark! Dave joining from iEARN @markjotter: I'm @markjotter, your moderator. @VIFprogram #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:02
RT @markjotter: We also coordinate @Global_Schools  a diverse network of teachers, principals, partners dedicated to global education #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:02
Hi all! I teach 3rd grade in Pennsylvania and my students love to blog.
connectaschool
23:02
RT @markjotter: We also coordinate @Global_Schools  a diverse network of teachers, principals, partners dedicated to global education #globalclassroom
MicheleHarris3
23:03
Hello from Catlettsburg, Ky! I teach 6 -12 math, science, and Spanish. My Ss love to blog :) #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:03
Thanks for joining in, everyone! OK, Q1: How can a classroom blog deepen your global citizenship inquiry? #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:04
Fantastic Q. @markjotter: OK, Q1: How can a classroom blog deepen your global citizenship inquiry? #globalclassroom
MicheleHarris3
23:04
@markjotter plz explain "global citizenship inquiry". Thank you :)
hechternacht
23:05
#Kinderchat Benefits of Blogging to Deepen Global Citizenship on #globalclassroom chat right now
MrsSchmidtB4
23:05
We love to Skype w/other classes and our blog keeps the connections going after the video conference has ended. #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:05
RT @hechternacht: #Kinderchat Benefits of Blogging to Deepen Global Citizenship on #globalclassroom chat right now
markjotter
23:05
@MicheleHarris3 What do you blog about with your Ss? #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:05
RT @MrsSchmidtB4: We love to Skype w/other classes and our blog keeps the connections going after the video conference has ended. #globalclassroom
GlobalTechEd
23:06
RT @markjotter: Welcome to #globalclassroom chat! Today's topic: The Benefits of Blogging to Enhance Your Global Inquiry Projects. http://t.co/tji4GB6u
connectaschool
23:06
RT @MrsSchmidtB4: We love to Skype w/other classes and our blog keeps the connections going after the video conference has ended. #globalclassroom
hechternacht
23:06
@iEARNUSA @markjotter Blogs provide space & ability to "talk in pictures" to help break language barrier #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:06
@markjotter A class blog is such a beautiful way of sharing discoveries and connecting with a global audience. #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:06
RT @hechternacht: @iEARNUSA @markjotter Blogs provide space & ability to "talk in pictures" to help break language barrier #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:07
RT @hechternacht: @iEARNUSA @markjotter Blogs provide space & ability to "talk in pictures" to help break language barrier #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:07
RT @RentonL: @markjotter A class blog is such a beautiful way of sharing discoveries and connecting with a global audience. #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:07
RT @RentonL: @markjotter A class blog is such a beautiful way of sharing discoveries and connecting with a global audience. #globalclassroom
MicheleHarris3
23:07
@markjotter Things like how they feel about the addition of BYOD, school activities, and sometimes whatever they want. #globalclassroom
cybraryman1
23:07
A1 Having people from all around the world comment on blog posts increases global citizenship. Like using #comments4kids #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:07
RT @cybraryman1: A1 Having people from all around the world comment on blog posts increases global citizenship. Like using #comments4kids #globalclassroom
SheskeyS
23:07
Blogs keep the students engaged in learning. #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:07
RT @cybraryman1: A1 Having people from all around the world comment on blog posts increases global citizenship. Like using #comments4kids #globalclassroom
MicheleHarris3
23:08
@markjotter Right now, I have some Ss blogging about books they are reading for honors lit. #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:08
We take part in the Student Blogging Challenge to make international connections and teach the children about blogging. #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:09
@cybraryman1 The global comments can also enrich concepts being explored through sharing their experiences and knowledge. #globalclassroom
MicheleHarris3
23:09
RT @cybraryman1: A1 Having people from all around the world comment on blog posts increases global citizenship.... #globalclassroom
SheskeyS
23:09
I have my 6th grade students blog about the books they're reading and then comment on each others posts. #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
23:09
@markjotter My students are amazed at how many people their age write and publish online. It inspires them. #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
23:09
RT @RentonL: @markjotter A class blog is such a beautiful way of sharing discoveries and connecting with a global audience. #globalclassroom
PTPIPaige
23:09
I think having an authentic audience for your findings is encouraging & fun for learners #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:10
A class blog flattens the walls of your classroom & brings the world to your students. #globalclassroom
hechternacht
23:10
I recently found a wonderful #ece blog from Portugal- children are singing "Happy BDay" everyone knows song in any language #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:10
RT @hechternacht: I recently found a wonderful #ece blog from Portugal- children are singing "Happy BDay" everyone knows song in any language #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:10
RT @RentonL: A class blog flattens the walls of your classroom & brings the world to your students. #globalclassroom
SheskeyS
23:10
What is the "Student Blogging Challenge"? #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:10
RT @jabbacrombie: @markjotter My students are amazed at how many people their age write and publish online. It inspires them. #globalclassroom
cybraryman1
23:10
A1 Blogging can take the learning out of the classroom on a global scale and makes students aware of the flat classroom #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:10
RT @MrsSchmidtB4: We take part in the Student Blogging Challenge to make international connections and teach the children about blogging. #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:11
My students are motivated to write better because they have an authentic audience. #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:11
RT @cybraryman1: A1 Blogging can take the learning out of the classroom on a global scale and makes students aware of the flat classroom #globalclassroom
MicheleHarris3
23:11
Yes! Not isolated RT @PTPIPaige: I think having an authentic audience for your findings is encouraging & fun for learners #globalclassroom
Ron_Peck
23:11
RT @RentonL: A class blog flattens the walls of your classroom & brings the world to your students. #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:11
@PTPIPaige An authentic audience also brings the curriculum to life - engagement with experts in the field. #globalclassroom
kyteacher
23:12
RT @RentonL: A class blog flattens the walls of your classroom & brings the world to your students. #globalclassroom
PTPIPaige
23:12
RT @MrsSchmidtB4 My students are motivated to write better because they have an authentic audience. #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:12
Student Blogging challenge runs 2x a year - Sept. & March. One challenge a week for 10 weeks. http://t.co/Wfgok1Jw #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:13
@MicheleHarris3: Lit is good approach to global citizenship inquiry. Universal themes in lit cross national borders, #globalclassroom
MicheleHarris3
23:13
RT @kyteacher RT @RentonL: A class blog flattens the walls of your classroom & brings the world to your students. #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:13
@hechternacht I love that! I'm probably tone-deaf in every language! #globalclassroom
theipodteacher
23:13
RT @RentonL: A class blog flattens the walls of your classroom & brings the world to your students. #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:13
Global Inquiry shared through blogging helps students 2 develop a sense of where they ARE in the world & make connections. #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:14
RT @markjotter: @hechternacht I love that! I'm probably tone-deaf in every language! #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:14
RT @RentonL: Global Inquiry shared through blogging helps students 2 develop a sense of where they ARE in the world & make connections. #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:14
Blogging challenge teaches children to write better posts, leave quality comments, and play games to connect w/others #globalclassroom
hechternacht
23:14
@markjotter :D Great thing about #ece- kids are VERY forgiving of bad singing! #globalclassroom
MaryAnnReilly
23:14
@RentonL @iEARNUSA A blog can do this so long as the power of pull is in play. How do you attract readers is an impt ?. #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:15
RT @MrsSchmidtB4: Blogging challenge teaches children to write better posts, leave quality comments, and play games to connect w/others #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:15
Wow, big group caught me by surprise! Awesome! I'll catch up in a second #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:15
Blogging helps students to explore the curriculum in a personalized and meaningful way - deepens curric as lived. #globalclassroom
cybraryman1
23:16
@MaryAnnReilly You can attract readers and commenters by using #comments4kids #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:16
Ok, Q2: How will students write? Large group, small group, individually? #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:16
Great video from @lindayollis that teaches students how to leave quality comments http://t.co/c0Ejc4kF #globalclassroom
SheskeyS
23:16
Where do you post links to your classroom blog? Are there "safe" sites? #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:16
RT @RentonL: @PTPIPaige An authentic audience also brings the curriculum to life - engagement with experts in the field. #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:16
RT @MrsSchmidtB4: Student Blogging challenge runs 2x a year - Sept. & March. One challenge a week for 10 weeks. http://t.co/Wfgok1Jw #globalclassroom
MicheleHarris3
23:17
Q2: They can start out blogging in pairs until comfortable. Then move on to individual blogs. #globalclassroom
RossMannell
23:17
I prepared a post from a commenter's perspective to deal with the questions on the #globalclassroom chat & am now on http://t.co/JEjUDXw7
lindayollis
23:17
RT @MrsSchmidtB4: Student Blogging challenge runs 2x a year - Sept. & March. One challenge a week for 10 weeks. http://t.co/Wfgok1Jw #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:17
@MaryAnnReilly: Power of pull comes from trust, respect, meaningful mutual goal setting #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:17
RT @RentonL: @PTPIPaige An authentic audience also brings the curriculum to life - engagement with experts in the field. #globalclassroom
rickmccleary
23:18
#globalclassroom Last year I started my year with paper blogging with students using sticky notes for comments, then quadblogging & challeng
MrsSchmidtB4
23:18
@SheskeyS The 100 word challenge http://t.co/BuqtsiNx #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:18
@MicheleHarris3 Depends greatly on age too - sometimes takes a lot of large group work to get into "blog" mode more indep. #globalclassroom
MicheleHarris3
23:19
@rickmccleary Great idea! Elementary?
cybraryman1
23:19
@MrsSchmidtB4 Yes @lindayollis does a great job with her students. See: My Blog page: http://t.co/SVi1mx8y #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:19
Student-facilitated or teacher-facilitated blogs for y'all? #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:19
@markjotter @MaryAnnReilly @iEARNUSA That's HUGE! With practice, Ss develop a voice & work hard to "reel the reader in". #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:20
@MicheleHarris3 Video from Alcott Elemen. in Chicago about writing & global connections w/peers http://t.co/4Gx601vs #globalclassroom
rickmccleary
23:20
#globalclassroom here is a youtube video on paper blogging http://t.co/dccAZXgc
MicheleHarris3
23:20
@RentonL Yeah, I can see that. My students are older. Middle school needed partners more so than high school. #globalclassroom
RossMannell
23:20
@MrsSchmidtB4 Was involved as a 2011 mentor to the http://t.co/wllGpxLK I also recommend you look this as way of sharing. #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:20
@RossMannell You are a "faithful" reader and supporter of student blogging, Ross! #globalclassroom #grateful :)
SwayGrantham
23:20
@markjotter mix of everything, I pair lower ability readers with highers to help afterall they may be better writers!! #globalclassroom
lindayollis
23:21
Flattening Classroom Walls " article I wrote w/ @kathleen_morris " #iste12 #globalclassroom http://t.co/V8R6OqPM
iEARNUSA
23:21
RT @lindayollis: Flattening Classroom Walls " article I wrote w/ @kathleen_morris " #iste12 #globalclassroom http://t.co/V8R6OqPM
connectaschool
23:21
RT @lindayollis: Flattening Classroom Walls " article I wrote w/ @kathleen_morris " #iste12 #globalclassroom http://t.co/V8R6OqPM
SwayGrantham
23:22
@MaryAnnReilly attract readers on things like Twitter and offering rewards (house points) for chn/parents home access #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:22
RT @SwayGrantham: @markjotter mix of everything, I pair lower ability readers with highers to help afterall they may be better writers!! #globalclassroom
RossMannell
23:22
@DeputyMitchell 's #QuadBlogging is also a great way to share and guarantee comments for students. #globalclassroom http://t.co/vC0ZzgBD
RentonL
23:22
@SheskeyS Mine is all housed through my school board - we piloted with "tons" of consent forms! #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:22
@RossMannell Yes, me 2. Met UK class through the challenge because she was mentor to my students. Now Quad blog buddy. #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:23
@MicheleHarris3 Yes - mine are Gr 3 ... so LOTS of modelling, group work ... then slowly releasing the "reigns". #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:23
RT @MrsSchmidtB4: @RossMannell Yes, me 2. Met UK class through the challenge because she was mentor to my students. Now Quad blog buddy. #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:24
RT @RentonL: @SheskeyS Mine is all housed through my school board - we piloted with "tons" of consent forms! #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:24
@lindayollis Love how you are so good at getting the parents involved in leaving comments too! #globalclassroom
MicheleHarris3
23:24
@RentonL I love to see elementary blogs. They are just adorable and seem to really enjoy it :) #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:24
This is timely for me right now Q3: How do you keep up with all the comments left on your blog? #globalclassroom
rickmccleary
23:24
#globalclassroom Blogging is such a great way of having students write anything and with the possibility & encouragement of global feedback
RossMannell
23:24
@RentonL Thanks. I reap the benefits of being a small part of classes around the world. Was their life before blogging? :) #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:25
:) @markjotter: This is timely for me right now Q3: How do you keep up with all the comments left on your blog? #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:25
RT @RentonL: @SheskeyS Mine is all housed through my school board - we piloted with "tons" of consent forms! #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:25
RT @rickmccleary: #globalclassroom Blogging is such a great way of having students write anything and with the possibility & encouragement of global feedback
markjotter
23:25
RT @RossMannell: @DeputyMitchell 's #QuadBlogging is also a great way to share and guarantee comments for students. #globalclassroom http://t.co/vC0ZzgBD
cybraryman1
23:25
My Blogs page (has #quadblogging blog carnival sites, links to Student Blogs, Class Blogs....) http://t.co/SVi1mx8y #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:26
@RossMannell Gosh ... this was my first year blogging with a class ... I won't ever look back - so much incred. learning! #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:26
RT @RentonL: @RossMannell Gosh ... this was my first year blogging with a class ... I won't ever look back - so much incred. learning! #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:26
RT @cybraryman1: My Blogs page (has #quadblogging blog carnival sites, links to Student Blogs, Class Blogs....) http://t.co/SVi1mx8y #globalclassroom
rickmccleary
23:26
#globalclassroom Check out this article it's great "Blogging is the new persuasive essay" http://t.co/PDSBzCia
MicheleHarris3
23:27
Quadblogging sounds interesting. Do high school classes participate, also or is it elementary? Sorry - new to it! #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:27
@iEARNUSA @markjotter Time is a huge issue. We dedicated our first 15 min each morning to counting "hits" & responding! #globalclassroom
lindayollis
23:27
#globalclassroom @MrsSchmidtB4 Thanks, Tina. Lots of emails, encouragement, & family blogging month events help! http://t.co/s2XqlbSs
markjotter
23:28
RT @rickmccleary: #globalclassroom Check out this article it's great "Blogging is the new persuasive essay" http://t.co/PDSBzCia
MrsSchmidtB4
23:28
Q3 - I just log in & moderate when email notification come but I only have one class #globalclassroom
RossMannell
23:28
Another way children can share is through the 100 Word Challenge. Team 100WC leave comments http://t.co/ZZelVlgf #100WC #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:28
I am curious - how many people have a specific focus for their class blogs? #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:29
iEARN has critical mass that ensures all teachers & student posts get responses. How do classroom blogs ensure responses? #globalclassroom
AmyAntonio86
23:29
RT @RentonL: A class blog flattens the walls of your classroom & brings the world to your students. #globalclassroom
YOLANDA_EGEA
23:29
RT @RentonL: Global Inquiry shared through blogging helps students 2 develop a sense of where they ARE in the world & make connections. #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:29
RT @RossMannell: Another way children can share is through the 100 Word Challenge. Team 100WC leave comments http://t.co/ZZelVlgf #100WC #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:29
@MicheleHarris3 I think any age level can Quadblog http://t.co/mnucOGra You can specify age level to work with #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:29
RT @RossMannell: Another way children can share is through the 100 Word Challenge. Team 100WC leave comments http://t.co/ZZelVlgf #100WC #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:30
@RentonL Are they most often subject specific or span the spectrum? #globalclassroom
MicheleHarris3
23:30
@MrsSchmidtB4 Thank you :) #globalclassroom
YOLANDA_EGEA
23:30
Check out #globalclassroom
lindayollis
23:30
#globalclassroom Good to start small w/ a project, build confidence & experience " http://t.co/M0CbULBo
RentonL
23:30
@iEARNUSA I would tweet our new posts out every time we wrote one - that helped dev readership. #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:30
RT @RentonL: @iEARNUSA I would tweet our new posts out every time we wrote one - that helped dev readership. #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
23:31
@RentonL @iEARNUSA @markjotter I use rotas and every opportunity: Registration, Guided Reading, Extension work and lessons #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:31
RT @lindayollis: #globalclassroom Good to start small w/ a project, build confidence & experience " http://t.co/M0CbULBo
MrsSchmidtB4
23:31
@RentonL I mainly share photos and info about classwork and Skypes on class blog covering all subjects since self contained #globalclassroom
rickmccleary
23:31
@RentonL #globalclassroom Sometimes I issue the challenge but most of the time it's student selected.
RentonL
23:31
@MicheleHarris3 So true! <3 the way they begin 2 think as themselves as "bloggers" & say "hey, we should blog about that"! #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:31
@RentonL: Is Twitter a critical tool of successful classroom blogging? #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
23:32
@RentonL @iEARNUSA That's something I spend a lot of time doing, any begging fellow teachers/family to have a look! #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:32
RT @SwayGrantham: @RentonL @iEARNUSA That's something I spend a lot of time doing, any begging fellow teachers/family to have a look! #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:32
@RentonL @iEARNUSA Has anyone tried #comments4kids ?#globalclassroom
RentonL
23:32
@markjotter Mine was very focused - a Social Studies inquiry that "blew" into something magic 4 us. #globalclassroom
hechternacht
23:32
@RentonL @iEARNUSA we use twitter and blogging in tandem-blog when we can't fit in 140 characters #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:33
Student blogs become a portfolio of work from the whole year. Besides writing, great place to showcase Web 2.0 projects #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:33
RT @hechternacht: @RentonL @iEARNUSA we use twitter and blogging in tandem-blog when we can't fit in 140 characters #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:34
RT @hechternacht: @RentonL @iEARNUSA we use twitter and blogging in tandem-blog when we can't fit in 140 characters #globalclassroom
lindayollis
23:34
@RentonL @iEARNUSA Great idea to tweet out new posts, use the #comments4kids hashtag. Great way to build readership #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:34
@markjotter @cybraryman1 Does #comments4kids have critical mass to meet the needs of student bloggers worldwide? #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:34
@iEARNUSA I think consistently responding 2 comments helps 2 ensure many return readers. We lrnd u post=u answer comments! #globalclassroom
RossMannell
23:34
@markjotter @RentonL @iEARNUSA #comments4kids is the way I find classes wanting comments. Introduced me to many classes #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:34
RT @RentonL: @iEARNUSA I think consistently responding 2 comments helps 2 ensure many return readers. We lrnd u post=u answer comments! #globalclassroom
GeographyCarrie
23:34
RT @cybraryman1: A1 Having people from all around the world comment on blog posts increases global citizenship. Like using #comments4kids #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:34
RT @RossMannell: @markjotter @RentonL @iEARNUSA #comments4kids is the way I find classes wanting comments. Introduced me to many classes #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:35
Anyone involved in the Writer's Club? Something I'd like to try this year. http://t.co/6IUp9BxN #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:35
@hechternacht @iEARNUSA Twitter isn't used in our classrooms ... yet ... may be an opportunity to "pilot" again! #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:35
@iEARNUSA @cybraryman1 I haven't tried it but would love to pass it onto my teachers #globalclassroom
rickmccleary
23:35
@MrsSchmidtB4 #globalclassroom I fully agree. Great 4 parents to check on When I take Ss on trip I take picture&give it 2 them 4 their blog
lindayollis
23:35
@MrsSchmidtB4 @RentonL Same with me. I started a #366 class blog " brought in creative writing #globalclassroom http://t.co/myHcaSPi
iEARNUSA
23:36
We obsess over students receiving responses. A real killer when a student's writing results in no response. #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:36
@markjotter @iEARNUSA I often tweeted a new post out with #comments4kids #globalclassroom - I think that's how we found @RossMannell :)
hechternacht
23:36
@RentonL @iEARNUSA #Kinderchat classrooms are going on three years of tweeting! Works really well. Those r our comments #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:36
RT @RentonL: @markjotter @iEARNUSA I often tweeted a new post out with #comments4kids #globalclassroom - I think that's how we found @RossMannell :)
markjotter
23:36
@RentonL @hechternacht @iEARNUSA Do many folks have trouble with twitter being blocked? #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:36
RT @hechternacht: @RentonL @iEARNUSA #Kinderchat classrooms are going on three years of tweeting! Works really well. Those r our comments #globalclassroom
hechternacht
23:37
@iEARNUSA Is why I have yet to see function of indy students blogs IMHO #globalclassroom
RossMannell
23:37
@RentonL @iEARNUSA Seen many classes where ch'n are asked to finish posts with questions to engage readers & gain replies. #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:37
RT @lindayollis: @MrsSchmidtB4 @RentonL Same with me. I started a #366 class blog " brought in creative writing #globalclassroom http://t.co/myHcaSPi
MrsSchmidtB4
23:37
@rickmccleary Yes! Parents and extended family love to see photos from the classroom. #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:37
RT @RossMannell: @RentonL @iEARNUSA Seen many classes where ch'n are asked to finish posts with questions to engage readers & gain replies. #globalclassroom
aClilToClimb
23:37
What's #globalclassroom? Not on the index...yet ;-) https://t.co/PXxx5sry
RentonL
23:37
@hechternacht @iEARNUSA I am SO jealous ... maybe THIS year! Fingers crossed! #globalclassroom
hechternacht
23:38
I can barely get comment son my own blog :D vs 16 students. Comments (IMO) aren't the point of blogging. #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
23:38
@RentonL @hechternacht @iEARNUSA my chn tweet to reflect on their learning (not activities) to share with parents #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:38
Add it! @aClilToClimb: What's #globalclassroom? Not on the index...yet ;-) http://t.co/AF5NoQi5
connectaschool
23:38
RT @SwayGrantham: @RentonL @hechternacht @iEARNUSA my chn tweet to reflect on their learning (not activities) to share with parents #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:38
@RossMannell @iEARNUSA Yes - we ended our posts with a question - gr8 way to "draw the reader in" & learn from reader 2 #globalclassroom
lindayollis
23:38
#globalclassroom @SwayGrantham @iEARNUSA @RentonL Try Family Blogging Month Great way to encourage family participation http://t.co/s2XqlbSs
iEARNUSA
23:38
RT @hechternacht: I can barely get comment son my own blog :D vs 16 students. Comments (IMO) aren't the point of blogging. #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:39
Loving the discussion! Q4: What other skills can students discover, beyond writing, while they blog? #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:39
I found Clustr Map to be learning platform. Where is that dot from? How can we get more red dots on our map? #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:39
Do parents pressure any of you to have a classroom blog? Is it demanded now? #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:40
;-) '@hechternacht: I can barely get comment son my own blog :D #globalclassroom'
hechternacht
23:40
@rickmccleary @RentonL @iEARNUSA No need for a hashtag! We just follow classes so everyone is relevant #globalclassroom
RossMannell
23:40
@RentonL @iEARNUSA Another key is to encourage students to reply to any comments left so as to encourage commenting&visits. #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:40
@rickmccleary @hechternacht @iEARNUSA I didn't use a specific classroom hashtag but that is a great idea! #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:40
RT @MrsSchmidtB4: I found Clustr Map to be learning platform. Where is that dot from? How can we get more red dots on our map? #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:40
RT @RossMannell: @RentonL @iEARNUSA Another key is to encourage students to reply to any comments left so as to encourage commenting&visits. #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
23:40
@RossMannell @rentonl @iearnusa we try to make a comment, add some information as a way to begin commenting. #globalclassroom
amyahearn11
23:40
@RentonL @iEARNUSA Great point! If students know a faraway audience will read their work, they feel accountable & inspired #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:40
Great question! '@iEARNUSA: Do parents pressure any of you to have a classroom blog? Is it demanded now? #globalclassroom'
MrsSchmidtB4
23:40
Our seach for more hits lead to a dad leaving trivia questions on our blog from each city he traveled to for work. #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:40
RT @amyahearn11: @RentonL @iEARNUSA Great point! If students know a faraway audience will read their work, they feel accountable & inspired #globalclassroom
lindayollis
23:41
@RentonL @iEARNUSA Consistent responding helps build meaningful relationships #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:41
RT @MrsSchmidtB4: Our seach for more hits lead to a dad leaving trivia questions on our blog from each city he traveled to for work. #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:41
@markjotter Learning goes SO deep - we even did "tough" mental math adding up hits from last day and kept a tally. #globalclassroom
RossMannell
23:41
@RentonL @iEARNUSA The questions on posts certainly draw me in. I find my comments more involved when I see questions. #globalclassroom
millerg6
23:41
@hechternacht @iEARNUSA #globalclassroom I like how my gr 6 teacher used Kidblog with her class. http://t.co/qz7O8KCu
lindayollis
23:41
#comments4kids is how my class connected with the great @RossMannell ! #globalclassroom :-)
markjotter
23:42
@millerg6 @hechternacht @iEARNUSA That's fantastic, Greg! #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:42
Anytime, anywhere learning is here, isn't it? Parents, teachers, students blogging, commenting during school, after, summer #globalclassroom
rickmccleary
23:42
@MrsSchmidtB4 #globalclassroom That's so neat when a family gets involved. Great idea!
iEARNUSA
23:42
RT @millerg6: @hechternacht @iEARNUSA #globalclassroom I like how my gr 6 teacher used Kidblog with her class. http://t.co/qz7O8KCu
RentonL
23:42
@iEARNUSA @hechternacht We learned SO much through the comments left - they were a HUGE part of our blogging for us. #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:43
this math teacher swoons! '@RentonL: we even did "tough" mental math adding up hits from last day and kept a tally. #globalclassroom'
SwayGrantham
23:43
@markjotter @iEARNUSA Not in the slightest, I have to pressure the parents to get them on board, viewing and commenting! #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
23:43
@hechternacht yes and no . make comments to make connections that leads to more comments. To me rather like a circle. #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:43
RT @iEARNUSA: Anytime, anywhere learning is here, isn't it? Parents, teachers, students blogging, commenting during school, after, summer #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:44
You rock, Jerry! @cybraryman1 I have commented on student blogs from all parts of world. #globalclassroom
millerg6
23:44
@markjotter Global/Environmental Awareness. #globalclassroom http://t.co/D2nqZi7e
RossMannell
23:44
@PhoenixSchool @rentonl @iearnusa Can be amazing the dialogue developed through comments.1 students & I exchanged about 12 #globalclassroom
hechternacht
23:44
Blogs feel so much more like private spaces to me- I struggle w wanting everyone in world to see vs a class twitter account #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:44
RT @hechternacht: Blogs feel so much more like private spaces to me- I struggle w wanting everyone in world to see vs a class twitter account #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:44
@SwayGrantham @iEARNUSA Are you making progress? #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:44
@rickmccleary Was the Dad's idea. Sometimes get comments from extended family in other states and countries too. Way cool! #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:44
@markjotter Ss developed indiv interests HTML coding, signing out flag books 2 learn more about countries from flag counter #globalclassroom
amyahearn11
23:44
@markjotter Blogging teaches students to curate content and cultivate a diverse and far-reaching audience for their work #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:44
RT @hechternacht: Blogs feel so much more like private spaces to me- I struggle w wanting everyone in world to see vs a class twitter account #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:45
@markjotter Woo HOO so fun to watch "how do we get from 1367 to 1575" and see them doing in their heads (Gr 3) #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:45
RT @RentonL: @iEARNUSA @hechternacht We learned SO much through the comments left - they were a HUGE part of our blogging for us. #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:45
Thanks! '@millerg6: @markjotter Global/Environmental Awareness. #globalclassroom http://t.co/Gw8NE24P'
iEARNUSA
23:45
RT @rickmccleary: @MrsSchmidtB4 #globalclassroom That's so neat when a family gets involved. Great idea!
lindayollis
23:45
@hechternacht The comment section is where the blog can come to life-connections, adding relevant information #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:45
RT @amyahearn11: @markjotter Blogging teaches students to curate content and cultivate a diverse and far-reaching audience for their work #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:45
RT @amyahearn11: @markjotter Blogging teaches students to curate content and cultivate a diverse and far-reaching audience for their work #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:45
RT @lindayollis: @hechternacht The comment section is where the blog can come to life-connections, adding relevant information #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:46
@RossMannell @iEARNUSA I LOVED the way you would make us think, then we'd have to research 2 respond to you. LOVED that! #globalclassroom :)
markjotter
23:46
RT @lindayollis: @hechternacht The comment section is where the blog can come to life - connections, adding relevant information #globalclassroom
makeittreal
23:46
RT @iEARNUSA: Anytime, anywhere learning is here, isn't it? Parents, teachers, students blogging, commenting during school, after, summer #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:46
@hechternacht But it is so exciting for the children when they know that someone else took the time to read their writing. #globalclassroom
hechternacht
23:46
@lindayollis but you have to censor so much when blog is public space for privacy vs a twitter account #globalclassroom
aClilToClimb
23:46
@iEARNUSA I'm not familiar with it. Index doc is open source #globalclassroom https://t.co/6JrOIPxb
millerg6
23:46
#globalclassroom A classroom Twitter account, combined w/ Kidblog accounts & Skype has allowed my gr 4-6 students 2 make global connections.
millerg6
23:47
RT @amyahearn11: @markjotter Blogging teaches students to curate content and cultivate a diverse and far-reaching audience for their work #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:47
OK, the big one Q5: How do you fit everything else into your day in order to meet other curricular demands? #globalclassroom
hechternacht
23:47
@MrsSchmidtB4 I simplify and use a twitter account for that #globalclassroom
RossMannell
23:47
@hechternacht as in any online encounter, there needs to be groundwork so children are aware of safety.I understand caution #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:48
Hope #globalclassroom crowd here today all present at @globaledcon #globaled12 this Nov. Great insights to share.
iEARNUSA
23:48
RT @millerg6: #globalclassroom A classroom Twitter account, combined w/ Kidblog accounts & Skype has allowed my gr 4-6 students 2 make global connections.
RossMannell
23:48
@RentonL @iEARNUSA I never know when an encounter will set me off on long comments. Something clicks & my mind races. #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:48
RT @millerg6: #globalclassroom A classroom Twitter account, combined w/ Kidblog accounts & Skype has allowed my gr 4-6 students 2 make global connections.
hechternacht
23:48
@RossMannell but when I covet comments, visibility, I start moving away from putting stuff I want up on blog-videos, etc #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:48
RT @iEARNUSA: Hope #globalclassroom crowd here today all present at @globaledcon #globaled12 this Nov. Great insights to share.
SwayGrantham
23:48
@markjotter @iEARNUSA yes the children get points depending who comments or if they log on at home! #globalclassroom
lindayollis
23:48
Here are some blog examples that are not just about writing: http://t.co/WYOgTVUP #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:49
@RossMannell @iEARNUSA I completely agree - that is how the "global connections" are made and the learning deepened. #globalclassroom
hechternacht
23:49
@PhoenixSchool @lindayollis use twitter for connections #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:49
RT @RentonL: @RossMannell @iEARNUSA I LOVED the way you would make us think, then we'd have to research 2 respond to you. LOVED that! #globalclassroom :)
iEARNUSA
23:49
RT @RossMannell: @RentonL @iEARNUSA I never know when an encounter will set me off on long comments. Something clicks & my mind races. #globalclassroom
RossMannell
23:50
@millerg6 Excellent point... Twitter, blogs and Skype can really open up the world for a class. #globalclassroom
cybraryman1
23:50
I am very impressed with The Global Classroom Project http://t.co/0CmdFtcQ by @frazierde @mgraffin #globalclassroom
rickmccleary
23:50
@markjotter #globalclassroom Blogging is so extensive & important that u can build social studies, science, music& other subjects around it.
iEARNUSA
23:50
+1 @cybraryman1: I am very impressed with The Global Classroom Project http://t.co/QDI2YkCg by @frazierde @mgraffin #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:50
RT @cybraryman1: I am very impressed with The Global Classroom Project http://t.co/0CmdFtcQ by @frazierde @mgraffin #globalclassroom
lindayollis
23:50
@hechternacht I moderate every comment that is published. #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:50
RT @cybraryman1: I am very impressed with The Global Classroom Project http://t.co/0CmdFtcQ by @frazierde @mgraffin #globalclassroom
RafranzDavis
23:50
RT @cybraryman1: I am very impressed with The Global Classroom Project http://t.co/0CmdFtcQ by @frazierde @mgraffin #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:50
Do parents ever help moderate? @lindayollis: @hechternacht I moderate every comment that is published. #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:51
@RossMannell @hechternacht Our blog was fully moderated, huge numbers of consent forms signed. Kids did not blog on own. #globalclassroom
amyahearn11
23:51
@iEARNUSA Right! Blogs are dynamic but students need intrinsic hook and self-motivation to sustain interest through summer #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
23:51
RT @lindayollis: Here are some blog examples that are not just about writing: http://t.co/WYOgTVUP #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:51
RT @amyahearn11: @iEARNUSA Right! Blogs are dynamic but students need intrinsic hook and self-motivation to sustain interest through summer #globalclassroom
millerg6
23:51
#globalclassroom A5. This requires a shift in thinking about how outcomes r met. Blogging can b a form of effective & authentic literacy.
markjotter
23:51
@rickmccleary but any tips or advice? #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:51
RT @millerg6: #globalclassroom A5. This requires a shift in thinking about how outcomes r met. Blogging can b a form of effective & authentic literacy.
RentonL
23:51
@RossMannell @iEARNUSA That was the beauty - true "global connection" true flattening of classroom walls! #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:51
RT @RentonL: @RossMannell @iEARNUSA That was the beauty - true "global connection" true flattening of classroom walls! #globalclassroom
lindayollis
23:51
RT @RentonL: @iEARNUSA @hechternacht We learned SO much through the comments left - they were a HUGE part of our blogging for us. #globalclassroom
amyahearn11
23:51
RT @iEARNUSA: Hope #globalclassroom crowd here today all present at @globaledcon #globaled12 this Nov. Great insights to share.
connectaschool
23:52
RT @RentonL: @RossMannell @iEARNUSA That was the beauty - true "global connection" true flattening of classroom walls! #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:52
I use Edublog for class blog and Kidblog for student blogs (easy moderation) - grade 3 #globalclassroom
hechternacht
23:52
@millerg6 My kids know "you go somewhere else when you click on words that are different colors" #globalclassroom
Edu_Trends
23:52
#globalclassroom A5. http://t.co/V8zoue8g This requires a shift in thinking about how outcomes r met. Blogging can b a for...
millerg6
23:52
@RossMannell Yes, connect with Twitter, then interact for learning through blogging, Skype, email, etc. #globalclassroom
RossMannell
23:52
@hechternacht You could create a more private class blog where at 1st only approved subscribers can comment, e.g. parents. #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:52
RT @iEARNUSA: Hope #globalclassroom crowd here today all present at @globaledcon #globaled12 this Nov. Great insights to share.
RentonL
23:53
@millerg6 Our blog was Social Studies base - so we wove literacy, math, even science into it often! #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:53
@amyahearn11 @iEARNUSA Any great 'hooks' you'd like to share? We've been using Kiva recently to get the ball rolling #globalclassroom
millerg6
23:53
RT @MrsSchmidtB4: I use Edublog for class blog and Kidblog for student blogs (easy moderation) - grade 3 #globalclassroom
hechternacht
23:54
@RossMannell Yes- I have class blog! Though I like it quiet vs out there gung ho comment, view obsessing :D #globalclassroom
amyahearn11
23:54
@iEARNUSA @lindayollis @hechternacht parents who travel submit guest blog--neat way to bring geographic scope even wider. #globalclassroom
lindayollis
23:54
@hechternacht Our class Twitter is just for us" blog is public" lead to some fab #globalclassroom relationships! http://t.co/jh1Y6XIv
millerg6
23:55
@hechternacht And I bet engagement is at its best when involved in this type of activity. #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:55
@markjotter @amyahearn11 Skype & Twitter have had huge impact on #globalclassroom collaboration is such a short time. Stunning.
iEARNUSA
23:55
RT @amyahearn11: @iEARNUSA @lindayollis @hechternacht parents who travel submit guest blog--neat way to bring geographic scope even wider. #globalclassroom
millerg6
23:55
@RentonL Awesome! Have you tried a Mystery Skype? #globalclassroom
rickmccleary
23:55
@markjotter #globalclassroom I use blogging as a reflective journal that students can utilize in all subjects and contemplate next steps
hechternacht
23:56
@amyahearn11 @iEARNUSA @lindayollis Thats what I like-parents can see, contribute, feel part of class. Gives a new view! #globalclassroom
millerg6
23:56
RT @lindayollis: @hechternacht Our class Twitter is just for us" blog is public" lead to some fab #globalclassroom relationships! http://t.co/jh1Y6XIv
MrsSchmidtB4
23:56
@millerg6 Yes, we love to do Mystery Skypes! #globalclassroom
amyahearn11
23:56
@markjotter @iearnusa Kiva is great! Following current events in Int'l news is a great 'hook' too. Keeps things timely #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:56
Thanks! '@hechternacht: @markjotter #Kinderchat calls it #skypeplay created by @learningmurd We jump into classrooms #globalclassroom'
RentonL
23:57
@millerg6 No - haven't done that - we were so focused on our work helping 2 build a library in Peru & Skyping with the NGOs #globalclassroom
lindayollis
23:57
#globalclassroom @amyahearn11 @iEARNUSA @hechternacht Had a grandfather run a guest series from Italy! Where's Nonno? http://t.co/z1SI4k1d
RossMannell
23:57
@amyahearn11 @iEARNUSA @hechternacht Have visited many posts sharing adventures, many from @lindayollis students #globalclassroom
hechternacht
23:57
@markjotter #Kinderchat calls it #skypeplay created by @learningmurd We jump into classrooms #globalclassroom
lindayollis
23:57
RT @hechternacht: @amyahearn11 @iEARNUSA @lindayollis Thats what I like-parents can see, contribute, feel part of class. Gives a new view! #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:57
@millerg6 So many things I want to try - time is always such an issue! Loved having a "focus" for blogging, though. #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:58
Fun! @lindayollis: #globalclassroom Had a grandfather run a guest series from Italy! Where's Nonno? http://t.co/0VvlAODO
MrsSchmidtB4
23:58
@markjotter @millerg6 Our class blog is a way to keep connections w/classes going after Mystery Skype has ended #globalclassroom
connectaschool
23:58
RT @hechternacht: @markjotter #Kinderchat calls it #skypeplay created by @learningmurd We jump into classrooms #globalclassroom
ShellTerrell
23:58
RT @cybraryman1: I am very impressed with The Global Classroom Project http://t.co/0CmdFtcQ by @frazierde @mgraffin #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:58
Thanks! '@hechternacht: @markjotter #Kinderchat calls it #skypeplay created by @learningmurd We jump into classrooms #globalclassroom'
RossMannell
23:58
@markjotter @millerg6 @RentonL Almost forgot about Mystery Skype. Great as classes try to guess the other location first. #globalclassroom
lindayollis
23:59
RT @RossMannell: @millerg6 Excellent point... Twitter, blogs and Skype can really open up the world for a class. #globalclassroom
RentonL
23:59
@MrsSchmidtB4 @markjotter @millerg6 I love that blogging is such a wonderful way for parents 2 feel connected to learning 2 #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
23:59
Thank you everyone. Wow, what a chat! Thanks @markjotter for getting us rolling ... #globalclassroom
markjotter
23:59
RT @RentonL: @MrsSchmidtB4 @markjotter @millerg6 I love that blogging is such a wonderful way for parents 2 feel connected to learning 2 #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
23:59
New Mystery skype contact list I just discoverd on Twitter https://t.co/HHnYcKnf #globalclassroom
maizie
23:59
RT @cybraryman1: I am very impressed with The Global Classroom Project http://t.co/0CmdFtcQ by @frazierde @mgraffin #globalclassroom
amyahearn11
00:00
@iEARNUSA @markjotter true! Skype is powerful tool. Hopefully Internet connectivity improves so more int'l classes join #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
00:00
RT @hechternacht: @amyahearn11 @iEARNUSA @lindayollis Thats what I like-parents can see, contribute, feel part of class. Gives a new view! #globalclassroom
hechternacht
00:00
@markjotter @connectaschool #Kinderchat #skypeplay is focused on developing 2:2 student relationships #globalclassroom
RossMannell
00:00
@MrsSchmidtB4 @markjotter @millerg6 Good use for Mystery Skype. New links and friendships through cyberspace. :) #globalclassroom
rickmccleary
00:00
@MrsSchmidtB4 #globalclassroom Thanks that's a great reference!
markjotter
00:01
@iEARNUSA I know! I can't believe our time is up - I will hang out for a while with my 3yr old. Thanks for a great #globalclassroom chat!
hechternacht
00:01
@iEARNUSA @markjotter Thank you for a great chat!! #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
00:01
RT @Renton: I love that blogging is such a wonderful way for parents 2 feel connected to learning 2 #globalclassroom
millerg6
00:01
Shared story writing is another fun learning activity. Here is one we did w/ a class in Michigan: http://t.co/TGNMXLpt #globalclassroom
RentonL
00:01
@iEARNUSA @markjotter Thank you, everyone! I LOVE these chats! Walk away with GREAT ideas every time! #globalclassroom
markjotter
00:01
Thanks, everyone! Really enjoyed exploring class blogs to enrich global inquiry! Great discussion today.. #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
00:01
RT @markjotter: Thanks, everyone! Really enjoyed exploring class blogs to enrich global inquiry! Great discussion today.. #globalclassroom
iEARNUSA
00:01
RT @RentonL: @iEARNUSA @markjotter Thank you, everyone! I LOVE these chats! Walk away with GREAT ideas every time! #globalclassroom
amyahearn11
00:01
RT @millerg6: #globalclassroom A5. This requires a shift in thinking about how outcomes r met. Blogging can b a form of effective & authentic literacy.
connectaschool
00:01
RT @RentonL: @iEARNUSA @markjotter Thank you, everyone! I LOVE these chats! Walk away with GREAT ideas every time! #globalclassroom
markjotter
00:01
Thanks to each of you for participating in tonight's chat! #globalclassroom
markjotter
00:02
It will be archived here: http://t.co/nft5kOfh in a day or so #globalclassroom
amyahearn11
00:02
RT @markjotter: Thanks, everyone! Really enjoyed exploring class blogs to enrich global inquiry! Great discussion today.. #globalclassroom
lindayollis
00:02
Students earn own blogs thru participation"parent become admins of blogs" "@iEARNUSA @hechternacht http://t.co/GvpfdMNb #globalclassroom
millerg6
00:02
@RentonL @MrsSchmidtB4 @markjotter Agreed. We ask parents 2 comment on their child's posts. Had station at P/T conferences. #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
00:02
Thanks all! We should remember to comment on the class blogs of other memebers within globalclassroom #globalclassroom
markjotter
00:03
RT @millerg6: #globalclassroom A5. This requires a shift in thinking about how outcomes r met. Blogging can b a form of effective & authentic literacy.
RentonL
00:03
@millerg6 @MrsSchmidtB4 @markjotter That is a GREAT idea - it took us a while to get a lot of comments from parents. #globalclassroom
markjotter
00:03
@MrsSchmidtB4 Great idea! #globalclassroom
amyahearn11
00:03
Good resource on global blogs! "@markjotter: It will be archived here: http://t.co/Fmt8hD8W in a day or so #globalclassroom” cc: @TGC_IREX
rickmccleary
00:05
#globalclassroom Thanks everyone! I really enjoyed my first Globalclassroom chat. Terrific ideas & more contacts 4 my PLN Thanks again :)
Elias213
00:05
#MulticulturalMoments MT @millerg6 #globalclassroom Class #Twitter &Kidblog accounts+@Skype lets my gr 4-6 students make #global connections
nicoladarling78
00:05
@RossMannell @markjotter @millerg6 @RentonL looking forward to a mystery skype with new #quadblogging buddies in Sept #globalclassroom
missmac100
00:05
RT @cybraryman1: I am very impressed with The Global Classroom Project http://t.co/0CmdFtcQ by @frazierde @mgraffin #globalclassroom
pattymcn
00:06
RT @hechternacht: @connectaschool #Kinderchat #skypeplay is focused on developing 2:2 student relationships #globalclassroom #Kinderchat
RossMannell
00:06
Updating post from a commenter's perspective to deal with the questions on the #globalclassroom chat http://t.co/CsJ7UefJ
PhoenixSchool
00:06
#globalclassroom so glad I stumbled across this tonight Great ideas. Thanks. #globalclassroom
lindayollis
00:06
Thanks for a wonderful session, everyone! #globalclassroom Have a great day! :-)
markjotter
00:06
@rickmccleary Thanks for taking part! #globalclassroom
lindayollis
00:06
RT @PhoenixSchool: #globalclassroom so glad I stumbled across this tonight Great ideas. Thanks. #globalclassroom
MrsSchmidtB4
00:06
@millerg6 Nice story writing idea! What platform did you use to do it? #globalclassroom
nicoladarling78
00:07
@MrsSchmidtB4 oooo thank you! That looks like a great idea #globalclassroom
millerg6
00:07
Thanks #globalclassroom. Same time every week?
millerg6
00:08
@MrsSchmidtB4 Started with Google Docs but had issues w/ images,so then just emailed Word document back & forth. #globalclassroom (cont)
lindayollis
00:09
Audio book from a fun #globalclassroom creative writing project! http://t.co/xikQhptN
Mssas_2000
00:09
I see that the proposal deadline for the iEARN Global Yth Summit is fast approaching. Anyone nudging students? #globalclassroom #globaled12
markjotter
00:09
@millerg6 Twice a month at this time, I believe. #globalclassroom
surfthinker
00:09
RT @lindayollis: Here are some blog examples that are not just about writing: http://t.co/WYOgTVUP #globalclassroom
millerg6
00:10
@MrsSchmidtB4 Before doing that project we met via Twitter, then students interacted with Kidblog, Skype, then email. #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
00:12
Comments on our blog are always greatly appreciated, in the process of moving it to here http://t.co/wOHnMSke bit empty atm #globalclassroom
millerg6
00:16
@MrsSchmidtB4 Yes, and our connection will last. We plan to continue working together next year. Possibilities are endless. #globalclassroom
RentonL
00:20
@MrsSchmidtB4 That would be fun! #globalclassroom :)
RentonL
00:21
@millerg6 Sadly, #globalclassroom chat happen once a month! This is such a great way to connect! :)
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