How to Comment

Watch this video to find out how to leave a comment on our blog. We love receiving comments!

How to leave a comment…

We ask parents who leave comments to please only use their first name if they do not wish to identify their child.

Leaving a comment is as simple as this…

  1. Click on the heading of the post you wish to comment on.
  2. Scroll down until you can see the “Leave a Comment” section.
  3. You will be asked for your name and email address/website (email and website is optional and will not be published).
  4. You will also need to write the “spam word”.
  5. Click “submit comment”.
  6. Your comment WILL NOT appear straight away. It is emailed to Mrs Morris or Miss Jordan to check first. If your comment is okay it will soon appear on the blog!

How to write a good quality comment…

Tip so you don’t lose your comment …

1. Write your comment as normal.

2. Before you press “submit”, highlight all your text by putting your mouse in the comment box and pressing control A OR holding down your mouse button down and dragging it over all of your words.

3. Copy your text by right clicking and pressing copy OR pressing control C.

4. You don’t need to do anything else BUT if you lose your comment for some reason (internet crashes or you put in the wrong spam word) you won’t have lost your comment. You can just press paste (right mouse click – paste OR control V) and your comment will appear. Voila!

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44 thoughts on “How to Comment

  1. Hello Kathleen and Kelly,
    We met last Monday at your PD. I hope you don’t mind – I have posted your ‘How To Comment’ information poster on my blog. I have attributed it to you and it features your logo. Would you mind checking it out and letting me know if you are comfortable with it? If you are ok with it, is it ok if my 2 Grade 5 colleagues also post it on their blogs?
    Thanks,
    Kylie Miller, New Gisborne Primary School.

    mrskyliemiller.global2.vic.edu.au

    • Hi Mrs Miller,

      Yes, please go ahead and use the poster. We don’t mind if your colleagues use it too!

      Your blog is looking fantastic. I hope the children really get a lot out of it this year. Our new grade fours are enjoying learning about blogging and it’s great to see them writing quality comments already.

      Best wishes,
      Mrs Kathleen M☀rris

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  3. Hi Kathleen and Kelly,

    Your new blog looks fantastic! My grade is just getting started with a blog and I have already spoken to you about using your blog guidelines. I was wondering if we can also use your comment guidelines? This is students and my first blog!

    We have just had approval from my principal to go ahead and we are very excited! I am a Grade 5 teacher in Werribee and my class and I went to Maldon camp last year for Bike ED. I am sure my students would love to talk to your students as it gets closer to your camp!

    Our blog’s address is http://iramoo5na.global2.vic.edu.au/ if you would like to have a look.

    Thank you for all your wonderful advice!

    Regards,

    Natalie
    Iramoo Primary

    • Hi Natalie,

      That’s fine about the commenting guidelines and thanks for asking.

      All the kids are very excited about Bike Ed and camp already!

      Good luck with your new blog!
      Kathleen

  4. Hi Kathleen,

    I am finally starting getting stuck into blogging, all be it on a small scale by doing our senior school newsletter in blog form.
    I was hoping to use your quality commenting poster as part of our blog?

    Your new blog looks great! hope your enjoying grade 4!

    Cheers
    Mick

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    • Dear Isabella,

      Thanks for your comment!

      Thank you for the compliment!

      We do have fun but we work hard as well! What school do you go to?

      From,

      Maha

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  8. Dear 4KM and 4KJ,
    I am a 4th grade student in New Orleans LA.
    I liked the Easter puzzle on your websiite.
    It was fun to do the puzzle.
    Sincerely,
    Zack

    • Dear Zack,

      Hi there I’m Max from 4KJ We are from Australia.Great to see you are visting our blog.We love it when new people visit our blog.I have one question for youn What Season is it for you right now in New Orlens USA?

      Talk Soon Max

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  10. Dear Kathleen and Kelly,

    I saw your poster about how to comment on a blog on the Edublogs website. I would like to use it during this school year for our classroom blog if that were possible. Rest assured I would give credit as credit is due.

    Then I took a look at your inspirational blog. Its variety and quality is something to aspire to.

    With every good wish,

    Merry Beau, Co.Wicklow Ireland

    • Hi Merry,

      Thanks for your comment. We hope you find the poster useful and wish you all the best with your blogging!

      Good luck,
      Kathleen and Kelly

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  12. Dear 4km and 4kj,
    Wow! Your blog is awesome! The picture you sent up DOES remind me of spring but in Australia Darwin we dont have spring. We only have 2 seasons and that is Dry season and Wet season. Our Wet season is going to be the worst because of the heat! It is already getting very hot. Im lucky that I have a pool at home!

  13. Howdy from Tucson, Arizona!

    We are a 4th grade class that is just learning how to blog. We really liked your video about how to write a comment. It will help us become better writers on our blog.

    May we have permission to use your quality comments poster in our classroom? We hope you will visit our blog and leave some comments for us.

    Best Wishes,
    Mrs. Moricz’ 4th Grade Treasure Hunters

    • Hi Mrs. Moricz’ 4th Grade Treasure Hunters,

      Welcome to the wonderful world of blogging! I have a teacher friend in Arizona called Mrs Watanabe.

      You’re welcome to use the poster. I hope it helps.

      Best wishes,
      Mrs M☀rris

    • Dear Cara,

      Thanks for leaving a comment on our class blog!

      I have seen your class blog before. My teacher in grade three was Mrs de Vries.

      From,
      Skye (4KJ)

    • Dear Cara,

      Thank you for coming to the Blogging Club today and leaving a comment. I hope you will come again next time and do some more blogging?

      Best wishes,
      Mrs M☀rris

  14. I have enjoyed reading your blogs.Your blogs interesting.i have benefited from your advice about blogging and other tips. Keep up your great work.

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  19. Hello Kathleen, Kelly, 4KM & 4KJ,
    I taught at Leopold PS 2 years ago and was inspired while there with your fabulous blogging and the huge benefits to student’s learning. I am now back in the United States and am sitting in a Learning to Blog, Blogging to Learn class! I shared your class blog with the other participants in the class. I have enjoyed looking through your class blog and sharing some of your learning journey. Keep up the good work, and hopefully when I get my new class in August we will be ready to blog too! I would love to be involved in some of your learning around the world activities!
    Mrs Sharon Bossie (I used to be Ms Reid)

    • Hi Mrs Bossie,

      How great to hear from you. Miss Jordan and I were so pleased to read that you’re getting into blogging. Thank you for sharing our blog!

      Enjoy your upcoming summer break and we hope to hear from you again.

      Best wishes,
      Mrs Kathleen Morris

  20. Hi Kath and Kelly

    You blog is proving to be an inspiration to us since it was recommended for us to use as a model.

    I wondered if you would mind us using the How to Comment information on our own blog at http://montpelliergrade4.global2.vic.edu.au ? I don’t think we can put it any better than you have here and our students have been inspired by what is happening on your blog.

    Cheers

    Chris Vine

    • Hi Chris,

      Thank you for your kind words about our blog. I hope your students enjoy blogging as much as ours do!

      That’s fine for you to use the “How to Comment” information that we have on our blog. Perhaps you could mention where it came from originally.

      Thank you for asking, it’s always appreciated!

      Kind regards,

      Kelly

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