February 26

Blogging Guidelines

What is blogging?

Blogging is an online tool we will use to help us develop our writing and conversational skills.

When commenting on another person’s post remember the following guidelines:

  1. Be Polite and respectful
    1. Start with a greeting:
      1. Dear____________,   or Good Morning______,
    2. Comment on the post, give a compliment or ask a question:
      1. I found your topic ___________ interesting,
      2. I noticed…
      3. What do you think about_________?
      4. One thing your post brought to mind was__________.
      5. I like what you had to say about______________.
  2. Stay Safe
    1. Do not reveal personal information about yourself
      1. Use only your first name and last initial.
      2. Keep the following information private:
        1. Your last name.
        2. The name of our town or school.
        3. Your phone number.
        4. Your personal email.
  3. Be professional:
    1. Make sure to reread your comments for spelling, grammar, and punctuation.

Please check out this video from scribblrs.com for some tips to get started.