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IntroductionTwitter is a microblogging service and social network Users of Twitter post and share tweets posts which are very limited in size and the tweets can be read by ones followers The followers may interact with these tweets in different ways reposting retweeting them in their own accounts so that their followers can read them favoring someones tweets by marking the posted tweet and replying to the tweets in a conversation-like way under the main post where people can read the responses as well Few studies propose how the content of tweets should be designed and ESL learners interactions and preferences in accounts that are dedicated to teaching English Kassens-Noor 2012 explored the ways that students apply create and retain knowledge through Twitter as an active informal and outside-of-class tool and she found that students test results of sustainable practices who use traditional methods represented in writing diaries of their observations outperformed whom use Twitter as a tool in reporting their observations Regardless of the potential opportunities and pitfalls embodied in using Twitter as a learning tool that Kassens-Noor has mentioned she suggested that research is still in the beginning stages of investigating the different approaches to teaching and learning through Twitter In a broader sense studies in material designs looked at curriculum development in printed and non-printed materials Richard Renandya 2012 where they proposed various approaches such as addressing different language learning skills in an integrated way Moreover researchers looked at materials that were not designed for instructional use such as newspapers and TV Richard Renandya 2012 and how applicable they are in the classroom Twitter has different functions that enable integrating pictures audio etc with tweets Also it is possible to have Twitter app in almost every personal digital assistant like smartphones Therefore curriculum development and design may get utilized of these functions and teachers as well as learners need to know what the best ways are to utilize the functions
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