Ever thought about using Twitter in 1st grade? This teacher has the students post an update to parents summarizing their day of learning using her interactive white board. Benefits for students:
- Helps children learn typing, spelling, and reading
- Children are motivated by an authentic audience
- Builds confidence
- Helps children understand different social-media tools
If you are looking for some additional ways to utilize Twitter in the classroom, check out this article, 28 Creative Ways Teachers Are Using Twitter.