STEP 1: Create a Wikispaces account. This is free, but requires an e-mail address.
STEP 2: Create a wiki!
Give your wiki a name.
Mark “Protected” to ensure
that only approved mem-
bers can alter your wiki.
Selec ng NEW PAGE will allow The DISCUSSION tab allows wiki The HISTORY tab on each page The NOTIFY ME tab allows The EDIT bu on converts the
you to create a mul -page wiki. members to post comments will allow you to view a history you to be no ﬁed when wiki page into a format similar
Pages will appear alphabe cally about a wiki page, much like a of the changes that have been changes are made to the to MS Word so that you can
along the side of the HOME discussion board or forum. made to that page. You will also wiki page. make changes to the page.
page. see who made each change.
TIME TO PLAY!
INSERT A INSERT A INSERT A INSERT A
BOLD ITALLICS UNDERLINE LINK FILE WIDGET TABLE
TEXT STYLE HEADING STYLE NUMBERED BULLETED PREVIEW CANCEL SAVE
LIST LIST PAGE CHANGES CHANGES
These are all of the neat add-ons that Wikispaces sup-
ports. You can add a Glogster poster, a YouTube video, a
poll, a map, a chat feature, an RSS feed to your favorite
educa onal podcast, a document, an audio ﬁle… there
are so many op ons!
IMAGES & FILES!
You can insert photos, Word documents, PDF ﬁles, etc.
directly from your computer, or insert external images
by providing the online URL for the image.
What if you want to join someone else’s wiki (or have your students join the wiki you created?
Find the wiki you want by typing in its URL or by clicking on My Wikis and then entering the name of the wiki.
Once you have found the wiki, click on Join this Wiki. Then, you have the op on of sending a message (such as “Hi, this is
Julie!”) before you click Request Membership.
A message will be sent to the wiki creator. Once your request for membership has been approved, you will be able to
contribute to the wiki and it will show up under My Wikis.
To view and manage membership requests, click on Manage Wiki. Then, select Members. All members, including pending
requests, will be visible.