Welcome to BlogTastic!Note: This course was created in 2015 so some of the design and settings in blogger have changed since then. I will endeavour to update it soon. The bones of the course are still relevant - you may just find a few of the settings, buttons etc in different places.
You've reached one of my Google Suite training pages. This one focuses on the use of Blogs in the classroom.
You are welcome to sign up for this training anytime. Watch out for an email from me once you've signed up, it'll have a few extra details in it about the training.
If you'd like to gain access to this training please fill in the form below or visit this link and I'll get back to you as soon as I can.
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Before You Start:
Check that you have access to Blogger from your school email account or make sure you have admin rights on your class blog if you already have one setup.
Your IT Lead teacher and/or technician should be able to find out for you. If you have any problems please feel free to email me.
The Daily Challenges:
The links to appropriate blog posts will be updated here each day.
Day 1 - Creation and Naming
Day 2 - Pretty stuff
Day 3 - Your first post
Day 4 - Linking it together
Day 5 - Digital Citizens
Day 6 - Our Classroom
Day 7 - Morning Statistics
Day 8 - Celebrating Success
Day 9 - Making posting easier
Day 10 - Commenting and Sharing everywhere
Day 11 - Keeping track of projects
Day 12 - Amazing writers
Day 13 - A week in the life of...
Day 14 - Following, Alerts and Hit Counters
Day 15 - Homework, Notices and Calendar
Day 16 - Social Media and other connections
Day 17 - Quadblogging
Day 18 - Mascots and Travel Buddies
Day 19 - Further post ideas
Day 20 - Student voice
Once you're Done:
When you've attempted all 20 Challenges on your classroom or personal blog please click here to fill in the completion form and receive your certificate.