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Workshop:

Wiki, Wiki, Wiki

Workshop Description:

In this workshop, librarians will learn how to use wikis.

Objectives:

Our goal of this workshop is to teach librarians how to use wikis. The librarians will learn all of the components of a wiki. They will learn how to effectively and efficiently write on a wiki, leave messages in the discussion tab, and check the history of the work done a wiki. Librarians will also learn how to prevent wiki wars, the deleting of the work that a person has done on a wiki.

Time:

Shirley will insert the time of this.

Materials:

  • High speed Internet access
  • Java enabled computers or laptops
  • Projector


Student Leaders:

Tanner B.
Mason J.


Notes from Mrs. Davis:

Mrs. Davis will provide context on this workshop item.


Rough Draft of Presentation


  • introduction; (2 mins)
  • talk about wikis and their importance and how we have used them; (10 mins)
  • how to join wikispaces.com and make a wiki; (2 mins)
  • how to join a wiki that has already been created; (2 mins)
  • overview of wiki toolbar; (2 mins)
  • how to imbed media onto wiki page; (2 mins)
  • how to add hyperlinks to wiki; (1 min)
  • how to upload files from computer; (2 mins)
  • how to look at history and discussion tabs; (2 mins)
  • Hope & Sydnee - wiki wars; (5 mins)
  • review what we went over; (5 mins)
  • Mrs. Vicki; (10 mins)