Wikis in the Classroom


Wikis encourage collaborative learning and information sharing. A classroom wiki will also engage your students and provide communication to parents. Come to this workshop to learn how to set up your classroom wiki, add resources, and investigate the many possibilities of using this free on-line tool.


Workshop Agenda:

  1. Wiki Videos
  2. Share resources - card, wiki, support center 
  3. Share sample wikis and talk about elements
  4. Investigate sample wikis and decide on first wiki purpose/content
  5. Explore Wikis in the Classroom and Classroom 2.0 Wiki - share out
  6. Set up wiki
    1. PBWorks Basics
    2. PBWorks Directions for Teacher - create student accounts, comment permissions
  7. Plan for implementation
  8. Worktime
  9. Web 2.0 Tools


Wiki 101




PDF Help Files:


Sample Wikis