I have been checking out the online blog with upper primary and secondary. Most students have really enjoyed it and love having their own domain name. I have used wordpress.com. I was pleasantly surprised at how well the secondary Aboriginal ESL classes attempted to write their first blog with Standard Australia English. The amount of reading needed to set up a blog and change the theme and profile was daunting for many of our kids so the original lessons were full on for me as the teacher. My year 4s have started a class blog, I have only given them one username at this stage and they write their first name at the bottom of the blog. I think it will only be 5 top students who will really use it, but that will be good extension activity for them. The next step is to help the teaching staff understand that these children want to be part of the Net, to publish; not just view it and make PowerPoint presentations.