Direct link to this TeacherTube video.
You created your first professional web presence during your last Quest. Blogging is another popular way to boost your digital footprint.
In this Quest you will investigate what a blog is, then create your own. There are many different blog types or sites. Check with your teacher on which one to use.
Blog: It is a personal website or web page on which an individual records opinions, links to other sites, etc. on a regular basis.
Elements: what is displayed on a webpage such as images, headings, text
Step 1: Start with some research by visiting the following resources about blogs:
A. Common Craft Video (also above)
C. Techie Kids blog from Michigan singing the Genre Song
Step 2: Now that you have an idea, check out some student blogs.
A. Explore 2-3 student blogs in the Student section of the Community within Edublogs.
Completing this Quest
When you discovered what a blog is and have created your own blog, share the link with your teacher as well as link to it in your File Space.
Check off this Quest on the 21t4s Roadmap
I have completed the Quests as assigned by my teacher.
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ISTE and Common Core Standards
1. Empowered Learner
a. articulate and set personal learning goals, developing strategies leveraging technology to achieve them, and reflect on the learning process itself to improve learning outcomes
4. Innovative Designer
a. Know and use a deliberate design process for generating ideas, testing theories, creating innovative artifacts or solving authentic problems
6. Creative Communicator
b. Create original works or responsibly repurpose digital resources into new creations