August 15

Commenting Guidelines

STAR, WISHES, WONDERS

How to comment on a blog post!


Star

A Star is something the reader likes about the post. Give the writer a compliment.

Example:

“I really liked how you….”

“What I liked most about the story was…”


Wish

A Wish is a statement by the reader to the writer about something they wish they told them more about.

Example: 

“I wish you would’ve told me more about…..” 

“I wish you would’ve added…” 


Wonder

A Wonder is a question you have about their story or post.

Example: 

“I wonder why you didn’t tell me more about…”

“I wonder what happened to….” 

3 thoughts on “Commenting Guidelines

  1. Kathleen Morris

    Dear Mr McCray’s class,

    Hello from Australia!

    Just a quick note from me to say I love these commenting tips. I work with Edublogs to help other teachers learn about blogging. I’m definitely going to have to share your work.

    Happy blogging!
    Kathleen Morris

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  2. Nicole Sheahan

    I’m taking an online class with Kathleen Morris, and I now find myself here, very happy to have had a guided stumble to these clear guidelines that provide models. Clear and concise… perfect.

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  3. mrsmotley

    I’m doing the student blogging challenge for the first time and I love these commenting guidelines! Thanks for sharing!

    Reply

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