Here We Go!

The Techie Kids have been working hard in our computer lab. We’ve learned about Internet Safety, avatars, digital footprints, keyboarding, word processing, presentations, animations, spreadsheets, research skills, images, and citations. Whew, that’s not bad for only 40 minutes once per week!


We are finally ready to begin blogging!


Last week, we discussed some of the features of our blog. This week, we will get to leave our first blog comment. Let’s look at the Quality Commenting poster shared with us by Miss Jordan from 4KM & 4KJ in Australia.



Thank you, Miss Jordan!

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Now let’s go straight to some blogging experts to see what they recommend for leaving a quality comment. After you watch them, go ahead, give it a try!

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How to Compose a Quality Comment
By Mrs. Yollis’ Third Grade

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How to Comment
By Mr. Salsich

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How to Comment
By Mrs. Morris


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How do you feel about learning to blog?

What do you think was the most important advice to remember when leaving a quality comment?

 

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27 thoughts on “Here We Go!

  1. Dear Techie Kids,

    I can’t believe people all around the world are looking at our website. And I’m really excited, I wonder what will be posted next.

    From,
    Emily
    Techie Kids

  2. Dear Techie Kids,

    I am so excited to start using this website more often. This is my first comment on a blog.

    Sincerly,
    Cailyn
    Techie Kids

  3. Dear Techie Kids,

    This is my first time blogging. I am a little nervouse.

    Sincearly, Brendan

  4. Dear Techie Kids,

    This is my first time leaving a coment. I am so excited!

    Sincerly,
    Hannah
    Techie Kids

  5. Dear Techie kids,

    This is going to be my first time blogging. I’m super excited.

    Love,
    Stephanie
    Techie kids

  6. Dear Techie Kids,

    This is my first blog. Techie kids is a great website.

    Sinearly,
    Michael
    Techie Kids

  7. Dear Thechie Kids,

    This is my first time commenting.I am a little nervouse but fine.

    Sincerly,
    Gavyn
    Techie Kids

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  8. Dear Mrs Moore and Techie Kids
    It’s great to see you back blogging! What a great idea to put all these posts together, they are all so useful and complement each other well as a resource for going about adding comments. Nice idea!
    I shall look forward to seeing your posts again, now you’re back in action!
    Your friend,
    Mrs Monaghan
    A Room with a View, UK

    • Dear Mrs. Monaghan,

      It is so wonderful to hear from you! I’ve missed blogging and have been anxious to begin again. We are finally ready to get started and I can’t wait for this year’s Techie Kids to see what this is all about. Our goal is to have students leaving their first independent comments, here, this week. We’ll begin leaving comments as a whole group on other’s blogs next week.

      Thank you for the kind words. If we are introducing commenting, I thought it would be a great idea to go straight to the experts. I am grateful that our blog buddies share their skills with us!

      We will be visiting your blog soon!
      Your pal,
      Mrs. Moore

  9. Mrs, Moore,
    I am a third grade teacher in Jacksonville, NC and I LOVE your Genre song. We are putting on a Genre show for our third grade presentation in March. I would love to do what you did with your techikids with my thirds graders. Would it be possible to get the lyrics to the song? Thank you so much in advance for your help.

    • Dear Ms. Kokinda,

      Welcome! Thanks for leaving us a comment. Wow, I’m so happy you enjoyed our song! It was my hope that it would help others to learn about different genres and remember them by using music. It’s wonderful to know that’s exactly what’s happening. 🙂

      I’d be honored if you would use our song in your presentation. I’ll send you an email with the information you need. Please visit us again soon!

      Best wishes,
      Mrs. Moore

  10. Dear Techie Kids,

    I watched Mrs. Yollis’s class’s video. To me it was inspiring! It made me want to blog more and comment more! Her kids look very nice and I would like to see more blogs from her and her class! This is also my first time commenting!
    sincerly,
    Garett
    Techie Kids

  11. Dear Techie kids,
    This is my first time makeing a blog. I never got to text on a
    blog. It is great!

    From, Sarah

  12. Dear Techie Kids,
    Mrs. Yooli’s video was a AWESOME whay to let kids know how to blog .Also it is ckarey to biog
    from Lucas

  13. Dear Techie Kids,

    Its my first time commenting. I feel nice about commenting and visiting other class’s blogs. I watched Mrs. Yollis’s video it was good for learning about commenting.

    from,
    Dominic

  14. Dear techie kids,

    this is my first time bloging. it seams fun.
    the things seam fun.and I would like to do it again .

    from ana
    techie kids

  15. Dear Techie Kids,
    This is my first time
    I feel like this is my first time on the enternet

    Sencerly
    ashley
    Techie Kids

  16. Dear Techie Kids

    I like commenting. But I am a little nervous because this is my first time. But it is kinda fun at the same time. It will take me a tiny more time to figer out my over all feeling about commenting but i think ill love it

    sincerly
    brooke
    techie kids

  17. Dear Techie Kids,

    It is my first time bloging , I’m so excited!
    By the way I LOVED Mrs.Yollis’s video.
    from:
    Ben
    Techie Kids