Teach your students how to tweet using a microblog center! I use this center to engage students in discussions about what they are reading and it helps to build our community of readers.
Students will compose blurbs in the style of a microblog, responding to a question or to other students.
✼ center set-up instructions
✼ lesson plan for introducing microblogging in the library
✼ 22 microblog conversation starters
✼ Common Core Connections for grades 3-5
✼ AASL Standard Connections
✼ color and black and white I Can center signs for "Blurb Center" "Microblog Center" and "Library Tweets Center" so you can choose what to call your microblog center
✼ color and black and white center management cards for "Blurb Center" "Microblog Center" and "Library Tweets Center"
You can see this center in action in this blog post