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<ul><li> 1. Collaborative Activities Through PBwiki Beyza YILMAZ stanbul, 2007 [email_address] </li> <li> 2. Wiki <ul><li>The name was based on the Hawaiian term wiki wiki , meaning "quick" or "super-fast" . Sometimes wikiwiki or WikiWiki are used instead of wiki . </li></ul><ul><li>A single page in a wiki is referred to as a wiki page, while the entire body of pages is called the wiki. </li></ul></li> <li> 3. <ul><li>The worlds largest encyclopedia </li></ul><ul><li>Launched in 2001 </li></ul><ul><li>T housands of entries in 200+ languages </li></ul>Wikipedia as the largest wiki </li> <li> 4. Why is it a good idea to use Wikis? <ul><li>Asynchronous tool </li></ul><ul><li>Really quick. </li></ul><ul><li>Easy to use without knowing HTML you just need to click on buttons and write entries. </li></ul><ul><li>Work in collaboration. </li></ul></li> <li> 5. What can we do? <ul><li>Allow visitors to add, remove, edit and change content of the page. </li></ul><ul><li>Link many pages. </li></ul><ul><li>Follow the changes with RSS Feeds. </li></ul><ul><li>Publish our students projects motivation. </li></ul><ul><li>Add widgets. </li></ul><ul><li>Add videos. </li></ul></li> <li> 6. Make a free wiki as easily as a peanut butter sandwich . </li> <li> 7. <ul><li>You can add; </li></ul><ul><li><ul><li>Unlimited pages &amp; unlimited revisions </li></ul></li></ul><ul><li><ul><li>Calendar </li></ul></li></ul><ul><li><ul><li>Google Gadgets ( ) </li></ul></li></ul><ul><li><ul><li>YouTube videos </li></ul></li></ul><ul><li><ul><li>Slideshows </li></ul></li></ul><ul><li><ul><li>Chat Room </li></ul></li></ul><ul><li><ul><li>Yackpack voice chat </li></ul></li></ul><ul><li><ul><li>File uploading (10 MB for free) </li></ul></li></ul><ul><li><ul><li>Point and Click Editor </li></ul></li></ul></li> <li> 8. <ul><li><ul><li><ul><li><ul><li><ul><li>Lets explore PBwiki... </li></ul></li></ul></li></ul></li></ul></li></ul></li> <li> 9. <ul><li>Some sample wikis: </li></ul><ul><li>Beyzas class wiki </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Tips and Tricks Week 5 Wiki: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul></li> <li> 10. <ul><li>You can create your own wikis by visiting </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul></li> <li> 11. How do you think you can use wikis with your students in you own teaching contexts? <ul><li>Answer the question in the reflection part of our wiki. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul></li> <li> 12. <ul><li>THANK YOU </li></ul></li> <li> 13. <ul><li>Beyza YILMAZ </li></ul><ul><li>beyza.yilmaz @ bahcesehir </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul></li> </ul>