Our first step was to blog on paper. Here is a great resource and one I have used often http://www.notesfrommcteach.com/2010/09/learning-to-blog-using-paper.html
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I decide to use kidblog, it is a safe and positive blogging platform for students and I have read of a lot of teachers using it. Here is the link to our blog. http://kidblog.org/LearninginMrsEgesdals4thgradeClass/
I chose to have the students start by writing about their favorite food, it was fun to read both the blogs and students comments.
Some might wonder why students should blog. I found the following blog that does a great job of explaining why students should blog
Thank you to Mrs. Ripp for posting this.
Have fun reading, I sure do!