This infographic may be helpful to you as you think of ways to use Twitter in your classroom. In addition to using this tool with older students who have Twitter accounts, there are many opportunities to teach younger students digital citizenship skills and help students understanding how this social networking tool works.
Check out more resources on how to use Twitter in your classroom from the Langwitches Blog.
Tolisano, Silvia. “Langwitches Blog.” Langwitches Blog. N.p., n.d. Web. 5 Dec. 2013. <http://langwitches.org/blog/2012/09/19/twitter-hots-establishing-a-twitter-routine-in-the-classroom/>.