You have done some fabulous research on what you like/dislike about different blogs out there. I have thoroughly enjoyed reading your perspectives, and finding out a little more about what you are interested in.
This week, we'll be looking at some guidelines for blogging, and look at effective commenting.
You will be divided in pairs, and with your partner, you will need to select an appropriate Creative Commons image to illustrate one of the blogging guidelines. I would like you to use your creativity and knowledge gained from our unit at the beginning of the year on Creative Commons images to create a slide/poster of your blogging guideline. Remember to acknowledge your sources and check the licensing info of the image you choose.
You need to look at the commenting guidelines contained in the guidelines for blogging.
Watch the video below:
Think about the content of the video and make a comment on this Google Doc with your class name on it (below)
Respond to other people by adding a comment (I will show you how) using the @ symbol in front of their name, e.g. @Mrs B, I disagree with your point about.... because...
Task 3 - Comment on a blog
A Middle school teacher in Jakarta wrote this post on Custom Blog Headers. Do you agree that the ability to personalize and customize your blog makes a difference to you?
You might like to leave a comment on his post.
Alternatively, check out some of the student examples here (look on the right on the sidebar - you will have to scroll down), and leave a comment about what you like about their headers and why.
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