Kidblog.org

Estimated Time: 2 Hours  |  Created By: Ashley Mcbride

Kidblog.org is a site that provides teachers a secure class blog page that is user-friendly. Kidblog is recommended for students in upper elementary and middle school. Teachers are able to view student work before it is able to be viewed by others--preventing inappropriate content while still providing an authentic audience for students to write. A 30-day free trial will be provided when you initially sign up, and following, teachers will be required to pay $44 per year to continue service.

Objective: The learner will be able to: set up a Kidblog account, create classes, write, personalize, edit blog posts, Show students how to write in their blogs and leave comments and, monitor and grade student posts.

iste readiness seal

Readiness: For resources that focus on learning to use technology and that help build the foundational technology skills needed to support the ISTE Standards.

This course provides foundational understanding of technology skills and contributes to a teacher’s readiness in the following areas:
Collaboration, Communication