Robyn Pickering
Love that
Tue Jul 9, 2013 21:49

I've read an article on this before, and I love it! Right at the end of the year, I did one with my high schoolers, and they thought it was so awesome because they know who had written the tweet. They were far more connected with that than any sentence correct activity I've ever come up with.

  • correcting celebrities' tweets! - Karie Steelman, Tue Jul 9 15:38
    So this doesn't really go with this thread but I really wanted to share it with you all because I thought it was cool. Last night I saw on Pinterest that students are correcting celebrities' grammar... more
    • Re: correcting celebrities' tweets! - Morgan Williams, Wed Jul 10 13:17
      What a great idea. I really don't know very much about Twitter. Can you get to celeb tweets without having an account
    • Love that - Robyn Pickering, Tue Jul 9 21:49
    • Re: correcting celebrities' tweets! - Marcia Cornett, Tue Jul 9 17:01
      That is awesome! I bet celebrities are hating that though. Instead of getting tweets for how wonderful they are, they are finally receiving some corrective criticism. I think thats great for students ... more
      • Re: correcting celebrities' tweets! - Karie Steelman, Tue Jul 9 17:39
        To honest I hate when people correct other people's grammar or spelling on facebook! We all make mistakes haha. But I thought this was a fun alternative to editing worksheets! My kids correct me,... more
        • Good Point! - Paige Moretz, Wed Jul 10 12:54
          Karie, I like this idea too, but like you, it bothers me a little bit when people correct other people on social networking. However, it sounds like it would be really engaging!
Click here to receive daily updates