aps_logo.gifAuckland Pt Blogging Workshops 09

Monday 22nd June - 3:30 - 5pm
Blogging Stage 2
So you have some basic skills in using Blogger to share the learning and experiences of your class with parents/whanau.
Now what??
This workshop will introduce several web2 based tools that can add to your blog and make sharing learning and information easier.
Tools for the sharing and display of digital photos will be demonstrated (Bubbleshare/Slide) as well as tools for sharing students' completed Word Documents and Power Point projects (Slideshare & Scribd). A practical component to the workshop will also be included.
Time will also be set aside for answering questions/queries/problems, as well as sharing triumphs and frustrations with others.

  • You need to already have a Blogger Blog created and have basic skills in using it (eg making a post, inserting a photo)
  • Make sure you know your Blogger username and password
  • Sharing: Be prepared to share your class blog with the group and briefly describe your experiences,achievements, highlights and frustrations.
  • Problem Solving: Bring any of your questions/queries/problems to be resolved in the first 1/2 hour of the session
  • Bring your wireless enabled laptop with some photographs and examples of student work (eg word document, PowerPoint, video etc)

Monday 29th June - 3:30 - 5pm
Blogging - Going Further

This session could include some of the below tools/ideas depending on how workshop 1 goes. We are flexible to add or delete.
  • Embedding You Tube/Teacher Tube Videos
  • Animoto
  • Voicethread
  • Wordle