Lise Sercombe

A journey where a teacher is the student

Children’s blogging and literacy skills 10/12/2009

Filed under: blogging,literacy,school — lisesercombe @ 9:40 am

Children who blog, text or use social networking websites are more confident about their writing skills, according to the National Literacy Trust. Interestingly,  informal texting language is not a hindrance to literacy skills overall. It makes sense though doesn’t it- the kids that write more have better literacy. Another reason to use web 2 tools in the classroom. The full news story can be accessed below.

Children who use technology are better writers


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