This page will provide teachers K-12 with all the necessary resources for effectively integrating Wikis in the Classroom

Some Ideas for using wikis in the Classroom:

Class information wiki: Let parents and students know what your class is up to allowing parents to see what is happening in the classroom.

Class Group work and Projects: Students can collaborate on class projects and group work.

Organising a class or school event: Allows all class members to contribute to the planning of a class or school event.

Curriculum Planning: Links to online resources, uploading worksheets and lesson plans.

Subject Wiki: Information for students in regards to homework tasks, assignments, and a class/school calendar and class timetable.
Organisation for sporting events, excursions and camps: Dates, organisation details, contacts

Pen Pals: Write to people anywhere! Or collaborate with classes in Australia and/or China on an international project

Collaborative story writing: Students can work together on writing stories.
Revision and study guides and resources: Students contribute to revision guides and online resources specific to the area of study.


To create an educational wiki start here:


This booklet is a teacher's step by step guide to setting up a wikispace WIKI
A wiki-editing rubric

Wikispaces for teachers

Wiki warranty-wiki rules and guidelines for students

Guidelines for Blogs and Wikis

DET wiki guidelines

The benefits of using a wiki in the classroom

50 ways to use wikis for a more collaborative and Interactive classroom

Wiki how

Setting up your wiki

The educational value of Wikis