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smart boards are a good way to get children to interact during lessons... this is more developmentally appropriate for older children.
Like this idea for Writing Center - Years ago, we did a journal with a classroom pet - I always responded "as the animal", but I like the idea of the kids responding to each other. like the author said - a blog, but not on a computer.