See the definition at Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WIKI

As you probably guessed, this virtual handout is a wiki.

For Teachers New to Wikis

Wikispaces for Teachers http://www.wikispaces.com/site/for/teachers is a free wiki that is teacher and student friendly.

Wikispaces Teacher FAQ: http://www.wikispaces.com/help+Teachers

PBWiki http://pbwiki.com/ is another free and easy to use wiki.

Wiki Activity:


Group 1

Group 2

Group 3

Group 4

Group 5

How can you use wikis in your classroom?


Educational Wikis: http://educationalwikis.wikispaces.com

Some ideas from PBWiki: http://pbwiki.com/edu.html

More ideas: http://www.scienceofspectroscopy.info/edit/index.php?title=Using_wiki_in_education

Wiki Walk Through: http://www.teachersfirst.com/content/wiki/

AHSGE Wiki: http://ahsge.pbwiki.com/

Discuss Wikis