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Blogs, Wikis and Podcasts Supervised by: Mohamed HASSIM Done by : Ikram AIT DRA & Meriam AIT HAMMOU ster program « TEFL &ICT » 2012/2013

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Blogs, Wikis and Podcasts

Supervised by: Mohamed HASSIMDone by : Ikram AIT DRA & Meriam AIT HAMMOU

Master program « TEFL &ICT » 2012/2013

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Outline : I. Blogs

II. Wikis

III. Podcasts

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Blogs in Language Teaching

Might include blogs written by or for teachers, covering a wide range of topics related to education, purpose of classroom instruction, and a developments to learner composition.

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To provide extra reading practice for students

To guide students to online resources appropriate for their level.

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Types of blogs used in language teaching.

Tutor blog

Student blogs

Class blog

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Advantages :

provide a real audience for student writing

Increase the sense

of community in a


Help build a closer relationship between students in large classes

Useful resource for educators and even learners to find information related to their particular discipline or interests.

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As an online portfolio of student written work

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How to Start Using Blogs with Learners .

Step 1 : Setting up a Sample blog .Step 2 : Setting up students blogs .Step 3 : Posting to and visiting blogs .Step 4 : Follow-up .



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Wiki Wiki Shuttle at Honolulu International


II.WIKIS A website created by a group; rather than by an


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Characteristics of WIKI:A wiki invites all users to

Wiki promotes

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Wikis for Learning?


e Learning



Content DevelopmentParticipation

Group Projects

Information Sharing

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What is a podcast ?“Is like a radio or TV show, but the different is that you can listen to or watch a podcast on a topic that interests you whenever you want to. A podcast can be downloaded automatically using RSS. It can be on any topic, and can include music and video”.

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•How can we use Podcasts in teaching ?

Distribution of lecture Delivery of

supplemental educational materials and content

Assignments requiring students to produce and submit their own podcasts.

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Ss give their thoughts on a topic assigned by the teacher



Group presentatio

n on a completed


Oral book








Oral weekly

reportAgony Aunt: Giving advice, Creating riddles, Role play, Debates, Dramatic monologues, Radio Drama...

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Podcasting Lectures

Useful for revision

“it helps me to make

sense of my notes”

“I can’t take notes”

“I get things I didn’t understand the first time”

“having the podcast would be reassuring, if for some reason I couldn’t attend the lecture…”

Student-created Podcasts

Stimulating in-class


Creating study aids

for classmates

Presenting own point

of view

Interviews with

professionals, academics or


lecture summaries instructions for




and procedures

Advantages of Podcast

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How to create a project podcast?

Step 1:

- Setting up a podcast page

Step 2:

- Creating learner podcasts

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Step 3: - listening to

learner podcast

Step 4 - Students start

making their own podcast

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"Podcasting does not contain any inherent value. It is only valuable in as much as it helps the instructor and students reach their educational goals, by facilitating thoughtful, engaging learning activities that are designed to work in support of those goals."

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You Were a Great Audience