WIKI AS A TOOL FOR COLLABORATIVE LEARNING

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WIKI AS A TOOL FOR COLLABORATIVE LEARNING. PREPARED BY: HELMY BIN MUSTAFA SUMARTINI BTE MAHADI ZAIDAD FARHAH BINTI BAHARUDIN. PXGT 6110: INTERNET APPLICATION. Wiki As A Tool For Collaborative Learning. Introduction. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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<ul><li><p>WIKI AS A TOOL FOR COLLABORATIVE LEARNINGPXGT 6110: INTERNET APPLICATIONPREPARED BY:HELMY BIN MUSTAFASUMARTINI BTE MAHADIZAIDAD FARHAH BINTI BAHARUDIN</p></li><li><p>Wiki As A Tool For Collaborative Learning</p></li><li><p> Knowledge no longer exclusively comes from a single instructor; rather, a wiki enables all students to contribute to each others learning. IntroductionWhen anyone can publish at the press of a button, the social role of gatekeepers changes. (Weinberger, 2007, p. 102)</p></li><li><p>Wiki use reflects the view of an instructor as one who facilitates information sharing among learners rather than simply transmitting knowledge from themselves to their students. (Mindel &amp; Verma, 2006)</p></li><li><p>A wiki is a collection of collaboratively authored web documents. The first wiki was created by Ward Cunningham in 1995.Wikis get their name from the Hawaiian term wiki wiki, which means very fast. A wiki starts with one front page. Each author can make changes to the same page.Wikis provide users with both author and editor privileges. A wiki can incorporate sounds, movies, and pictures. </p><p>What is Wikispaces?</p></li><li><p>Why Wikispaces?</p><p>The worlds easiest to use wiki.No experiences necessary.Constantly bring you new and improved features. Develop the product based on what you and our community wants.Highly-praised customer service.</p></li><li><p>Great motivator for teachers.Easy to manage and get information.Allows for creativity and innovation.Encourages participation of all teachers.Promotes communication between teachers from different location.Interesting way to learn and communicatingWhy bring Wiki to teaching?</p></li><li><p>Why using Wiki in teaching?Simple websitePeer-reviewed projects.Manage all information.Teachers discussion and debate.Teachers collaboration with others teachers.Post notes, documents, photo and video.</p></li><li><p>Why use Wikispaces?</p></li><li><p>Why use Wikispaces?</p></li><li><p>Why use Wikispaces?</p></li><li><p>Why use Wikispaces?</p></li><li><p>Why use Wikispaces?Simple website.The worlds easiest to use wiki. No experience necessary. You are up and running in minutes.</p></li><li><p>Why use Wikispaces?</p></li><li><p>Wikis for Course ManagementCentered around the student learning not the courses administration.Student can collaborating and sharing their knowledge</p></li><li><p>Syllabus ManagementSyllabus becomes a living documentEasy to update in the likely event that the schedule changes. Syllabus more accurately reflects the class pace. </p></li><li><p>Project Management Wiki as a project management when students add information to it. Creates a log of contributions Centrally located collection of resourcesWikis establish virtual learning spaces or environments that facilitate collaboration across time, interruptions, and distance. (Mindel &amp; Verma, 2006, p. 11)</p></li><li><p>Collaborative Writing Students could experience their work being edited or changedTake note directly in the wiki during class</p></li><li><p>Students create a collaborative study sheetSimple system of check and balanceInstructor would select potential questions for an examinationCollaborative Study Sheets When contributing to a wiki project, students are not just writing for the teacher, as is the case in traditional classroom environments, but for and with their peers. (Guth, 2007. p. 62)</p></li><li><p>Contributed to their learningTools for collaborative learningUseful for expressing ideas on the internetAllows for creativity and innovationPromotes communication between student and teachersImpact of Wikis on Student Learning</p></li><li><p>Easy tool for putting together document that can be viewed or edit from anywhere.</p><p>Siti Zarina, teacher at SMK(P) Jln Ipoh, KL.With wikispaces, it is easy and fast way to build documents on live.</p><p>Surina Muhammad Fakhruddin, teacher at SMK Sg. Pusu, KL.Its free, easy, sharing and assembling documents via email.It provides a unique opportunity for collaboration as all users can create and edit document.What teachers have to say about Wikispaces?Ummi Nazrah, teacher at SMK Ipoh, Perak.Noryani teacher at SMK Rusila, Terengganu.http://smpmaths.wikispaces.com</p></li><li><p>Divide into two groups</p><p>2. Debate on the advantages and disadvantages of using wikispaces in teaching and learning</p><p>3. Support your ideas based on your reading.</p><p> Activities</p></li><li><p>Easy to use and has a step by step technology which guides students Editing is very similar to Word View recent changes and revert to an earlier version Students are able to develop communication skills within class using the computer Advantages</p></li><li><p>It provides opportunities for "active-learning" activities Wiki has no prearranged structure Teachers can view recent changes on the students Wikispaces Builds a community of learners. </p><p> Advantages</p></li><li><p>Only one person can edit a page at a time. However people can edit different pages at the same time. Free accounts can be seen by anyoneStudents become easily distracted Requires Internet connectivity to collaborate Disadvantages</p></li><li><p>Open to SPAM and Vandalism if not managed properly Wikis can challenge the role of the teacher! The strength of the resource is often dependent on the strength of the community </p><p> Disadvantages</p></li><li><p>Take time to reflect, individually and as a group.Share feelings and experiences.Share ideas that will lead to a final projects. Reflection</p><p>*</p></li></ul>

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