Watch the following video, which describes how to use Weebly.com (and why, as a teacher, you might want to have a website):
You can use websites to do so many different things. Check out Christine Stiel's Contemporary Lit class website, created using Weebly.com. See how she has created multiple pages for each unit? Or you could have each page be a separate class. You could even have students create websites as a culminating project. Here and here are examples of final products created by my husband's social studies classes (password: mcculture).
To complete this Thing, you will choose either Weebly or Yola, sign up for an account, and create a multi-paged website. It can be simple, without a lot of content, but it should at least have a structure. It can be professional or personal. Once you've published your site, post the link to your new website in your Thing 3 blog post.
To complete Thing 3:
- Create a MULTI-PAGED website using Weebly or Yola
- Write a blog post reflecting on your experience creating your website. Was it easy? Difficult? Will you actually use this website, or will you create another? How could you incorporate website creation into your professional or personal life?
- Post the URL (web address) of your new website
- Comment on at least one other person's blog- even if they haven't yet completed this Thing!