A blog (an abridgment of the term web log) is a website, usually maintained by an individual, with regular entries of commentary, descriptions of events, or other material such as graphics or video. Entries are commonly displayed in reverse chronological order.

TeacherTube explanation of a blog

Blogs in Education from WA Ed
7 things you should know about Blogs (pdf)
Bloom's Taxonomy and Blogs Using Bloom.docx
Using a rubric to assess blog contributions
50 useful blogging tools for teachers

and here is OUR BLOG

Blog creators:
edublogs http://edublogs.org/
edublogs tutorial notes (pdf)
Blogger www.blogger.com
Blogger Tutorial (doc) notes
Wordpress www.wordpress.com

Edublogs awards....the best of the best 2008 winners

Example of a teacher blogs:
Australian edu Bloggersa good list to have a look at
http://gwegner.edublogs.org/ Graham Wegner

Examples of class blogs:

http://pamthompson.edublogs.org Pam Thompson
http://minilegends.edublogs.org Al Upton
http://mrsmcsclass.blogspot.com Teresa McNamara

Internet Safety and Blogs
How can children stay safe when using blogs? (NetAlert)

last update January 2009