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There are all kinds of arguments for why children should or shouldn't blog. Here are just some of them in list form, feel free to add your own.

Why students shouldn't blog:

  1. People will read it.
  2. People might not like it.
  3. They might share test answers with others.
  4. They might be found by a child predator online
  5. They might write something inappropriate.
  6. They might find something inappropriate.
  7. They might get other students to start blogging.

Why students should blog:

  1. People will read it.
  2. They might like it.
  3. They might share what they've learned with others.
  4. They might participate in a collaborative learning project.
  5. They might become inspired to learn.
  6. They might inspire others to learn.
  7. They might get other students to start blogging.
  8. If they don't talk in class, they might on a blog.