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keypal

The electronic mail equivalent of a pen pal - someone with whom to exchange electronic mail for the simple joy of communicating.

Request for keypals.

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Surveys can then be sent to all Keypals [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1 OMITTED].
A student concentrating on a particular state can develop a pen-pal, or Keypal, relationship with one or two people in that state.
Requiring each student to complete a teacher-created database on his or her state is one way to ensure that information is gleaned from books; encyclopedias; tourism bureaus; commercially created databases, such as PC USA (Broderbund); and Keypal survey information.
In the remainder of phase 2, the keypals got to know one another and discussed three sets of parallel texts.
In fact, Eric disengaged from his German keypals after e-mail 13 on November 13, 2000, and did not write any more individual messages to them for the duration of the U.
Keypals exchange second e-mail (focusing on negative statements and conditional tense).
Students revise drafts and send revisions to foreign keypals for peer-critique.
Although the vast majority of activities described focus on the exchange of personal messages by keypals, the personal need not inevitably become the task.
We contend that participation in an Internet forum is qualitatively different from communicating with keypals, although this may be masked in a (virtual) classroom setting, and that understanding the generic constraints and possibilities of the forum is a prerequisite for successful participation.
Institutional differences in computer access, academic calendars, and accreditation systems may have meaning for perceived participation levels and the establishment and facilitation of personal interaction and thus personal rapport between keypals.
Community Learning Network: Internet Keypal Exchanges: www.
Educational Service District 105- Yakima, Washington: Keypal Projects: http: // etsc.