Creating a PBWorks wiki By : Tammy Privette
what is a wiki? • Wiki Video A wiki (i/ˈwɪki/wik-ee) is a website that allows the creation and editing of any number of interlinkedweb pages via a web browser using a simplified … text editor. Wikis are typically powered by wiki software and are often used collaboratively by multiple users.
Display student projects • Allow group collaboration • Participate in group collaboration with my team/grade • Make HW, Power Points, or any other documents available – no more excuses, EASY access to missed instruction • Keep track of resources Why do I need to use a wiki?
Set settings so that only those invited can view your workspace Is it SAFE? Note: Never post personal information such as your last name, name of school, or address on the web.
WHAT IF I’M NOT SO GOOD WITH TECHNOLOGY? • You don’t need to know any special codes. • If you can type, copy, and paste, you can create a wiki. • Let’s get started. • Type in PB Works in your internet browser. • If you forget what you learn today, go to my PB Works wiki for videos, presentations, and instructions.