Objectives

  1. Demystify the editing
    process for Wikipedia
  2. Add a piece of Canadian
    scholarship to Wikipedia
  3. To understand the pedagogical
    potential of Wikipedia

Agenda

  1. Make an account
  2. How to read an article
  3. Learn basic editing
  4. Find an article to edit
  5. Add a citation
  6. Group progress

Create an account

    1. Goto: en.wikipedia.org
    2. Top right: Click Create account
    3. Enter a username, password
      (record these somewhere)


    1. Click on [Edit] for section
    2. Click on [Pen Icon] for Visual editor
    3. Place cursor after period
    4. Click the “Cite button
    5. Add the required information
    6. Click Save page

Group progress

See you tomorrow!