Week 2

Blogs: A Home Base for Web 2.0 Lessons (January 19-25)

Participants will discuss two short readings on effective lesson planning and consider how blogs can be used to host online activities. They will review example lesson plans for using blogs in lessons and share their own lesson-planning ideas on their blogs. Participants will also visit each other's blogs and leave comments.



Learning Outcomes


On completion of Week 2, participants will be able to:


1) Discuss lesson-planning in terms of the weekly readings (in the Yahoo! Group).

2) Appraise examples of lesson plans and select or adapt a model for their own lesson-plan.  

3) Assess other participants' blogs and respond to their comments.





In this week, participants will:






     Comment on optional reading, 'Write a Lesson Plan Guide.'