Over the past couple of years, Kathleen Morris and I have presented at quite a few conferences and staff professional development sessions. One of the main topics we focus on is educational blogging and we often find ourselves saying that blogging is all about literacy.

Our class blog is a big part of our daily program. For that reason, I thought it was time to describe how we use blogging as a platform for our literacy teaching.

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We begin our two hour Literacy Block with a 20 minute blogging session. The structure we usually follow is:

 

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Check out the slideshow below to see how we integrate blogging into our Literacy Block every day

 

How do you use your blog in Literacy?