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100+ Attention-Grabbing Blog Post Title Templates That Work

100+ Attention-Grabbing Blog Post Title Templates That Work | Writing Tools Web 3.0 | Scoop.it
Here is a post that enumerates over a hundred templates to write clever blog post title.
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Bloggers here are your introductions to the next great article!

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Blogging in the 21st-Century Classroom

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This year, I admitted a hard truth to myself. I wasn't having my students write enough. In an attempt to follow Kelly Gallagher’s advice that students should write more than we can assess, I decided to have them blog weekly.

One Assignment, Many Objectives

After giving students some practice and solidifying my ideas by talking to a colleague and past student, I developed this assignment. I tried to ensure that the assignment would:

Address multiple Common Core standardsHold students accountable while minimizing stressBe structured enough to provide clarity while giving freedom to experimentBe varied enough to keep students engagedGet students to write for multiple purposes

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Pippa Davies @PippaDavies 's curator insight, May 7, 2013 12:38 PM

I love blogging and getting my students blogging too!  I have seen their writing flourish,  when they realise they are writing for a larger audience!  Their sense of humour, style and unique opinion comes to the fore!  Blogs are a wonderful way for young people to share their worldview!

Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, June 29, 2013 2:37 PM

I find it hard to believe that blogging isn't part of every classroom wriitng workshop.  

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How Jonah Lehrer should blog

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In the wake of the revelations that Jonah Lehrer is a serial self-plagiarist, Josh Levin declares that if you're an "ideas man", you shouldn't be a blogger.  Discover the basics of blogging while linking to other articles.  

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6 Tips for Writing Effective Social Media Content

6 Tips for Writing Effective Social Media Content | Writing Tools Web 3.0 | Scoop.it
Social media has changed the way we communicate with brands and individuals and impacted how we digest information. Because social media networks are free and accessible worldwide, it’s easy for anyone to post content – good or bad.
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Are you teaching your students to use social media well?

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What Online Tools Work for Teaching Language Arts?

What Online Tools Work for Teaching Language Arts? | Writing Tools Web 3.0 | Scoop.it
Growing excitement around technology’s potential to transform the classroom has the education community chattering about laptops, tablets and smartphones. Continue reading →
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Kidblog and Collaborize Classroom are two tools that work for me in language arts and book clubs.  What works for you?

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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, January 4, 2013 8:09 PM

It was word processing that pulled me into technology.  I recall many English teachers telling me that word processing was going to ruin writing. 


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