3.2 Setting out welcoming messages

Activity 5

Timing: (allow 30 minutes)
  1. Search online for welcome messages in different online spaces. Read three or four of these to give you an idea of the different approaches used.
    • What are the main elements of the message?
    • To what extent do the messages reflect the tips given above?
    • Which one works best in your opinion and why?
  2. Create a sample welcome message to post into a discussion area.
  3. Create a sample profile for yourself.

3.1 Getting learners talking

3.3 Maintaining the conversation