Thank you, Phoebe! I'm passing this on to our social studies teachers also!

On Thu, Jan 9, 2014 at 2:41 PM, phoebe ayers <> wrote:
And don't forget our friends at Wikivoyage! The entry on Norwood could use a lot of help:

-- phoebe

On Sat, Dec 28, 2013 at 12:33 PM, Samuel Klein <> wrote:
That sounds like it could be a lot of fun.  You might want to get in touch with one of the parents who has worked on it in the past.   


On Sat, Dec 28, 2013 at 2:38 PM, Teresa Cordova <> wrote:

I teach Spanish. Do you think my students could add to this?

On Dec 28, 2013 3:34 PM, "Pharos" <> wrote:
I agree a service project based on photos of local historical sites may be the best fit, as a fun activity in itself, and as the students may be too young to jump into the midst of the regular Wikipedia editing community.

A possibly complementary option could also be a pursued with a Wikimedia sister project other than Wikipedia, such as Wikibooks, where for example this has been developed by elementary school kids and their parents:

On Sat, Dec 28, 2013 at 2:10 PM, Teresa Cordova <> wrote:

I teach in Norwood,  at Kehillah Schechter Academy. I'm also a parent in Lexington,  MA.

On Dec 28, 2013 12:22 PM, "John Phelan" <> wrote:
I was just curious.  What town (or neighborhood of Boston) are they from?  There may be pictures needed around their town.

On Thursday, December 26, 2013 1:50 AM, Pharos <> wrote:
It could be fun to have students working on articles covering Boston neighborhoods and local history.


On Wed, Dec 18, 2013 at 10:12 AM, Teresa Cordova <> wrote:

We're doing service projects at school, and I would love to include Wikimedia in it.  Any ideas?

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