I think a good lesson about social media etiquette and netiquette would be to start off with what one could say about or to another student online and positive ways in which one can convey their ideas and thoughts.
Free resource of educational web tools, century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
This video provides an excellent explanation of the Digital Writing Process involved in blogging with Grade 3 students - YouTube MUST watch video!
This is an example of how teachers use paper blogging to teach students quality commenting skills. You can read more about paper blogging here - http://tvstechtips.edublogs.org/2013/09/09/when-paper-blogging-trumps-the-computer/
Student blogs, digital portfolios, blogfolios. Whatever you call them, this comprehensive resource gives you lots of ideas about how teachers are helping their students to create their own online space.
Detailed post on the reasons why students should blog by @RethinkEDUC . Click on the pin to read the full post.
Step 6: Images, copyright, and Creative Commons
Comprehensive post on what you need to know about images, copyright, creative commons and using images online.
A comprehensive post for educators and students with over 100 ideas for blogging and writing online. Includes a free PDF ebook to download.
There is an unspoken rivalry in the planning world. We've gathered tips in event organising straight from the enemy.
Our March 2013 Student Blogging Flipboard Magazine. Contains all the weekly challenge posts and the work done by student and class blog participates. Great way to see what participants did during the challenge.
The Best Tools For Creating Visually Attractive Quotations For Online Sharing
Creating images from text is a good way of enhancing posts with images. Read Larry Ferlazzo's post on the tools he uses to make images from text to form quotes that he pins into Pinterest and uses for posts.
This blog is a 10 week course for students learning to blog. They may have done some work with other teachers, but this is all about setting up their own blog, step by step.
Step by step guide that explains common reasons why parents/students find it hard to find class websites/blogs and provides 10 easy ways to help them connect!
Excellent explanation by Mrs Rasmussen to students on why they use blogs. She has now blog with students for 5 years.
Explanation of how to Create and Manage Student Blogs in 5 Simple Steps using My Class.