What is a Wiki?

The Word ‘wiki’ comes from the Hawaiian word ‘wikiwiki’ meaning quick. It is a type of website that allows the content to be changed quickly and allows for collaborative writing, writing, and editing.

Wikispaces will give a free wiki to educators k-12 without ads!
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Examples:


Potential Uses of Wiki’s in the Classroom:

  • Co-authoring of Books
  • A Hypermedia Presentation of Content
  • Communally Created Notes, Definitions and Concepts

Tools to Create Wiki’s