There are many different ways that you can share the review of your book. Remember, the idea is to communicate some background information, a summary of the plot, and your opinion of the book. How you communicate is up to you! Here are some ideas that you might find useful. You can also find some links to other ideas on the bottom of this page.
Pretends to be a publicist for the book. Write and delivers a 1 - 2 minute speech that will persuade other students that they should read the book. Writing and speaking persuasively will be especially difficult if you didn't like the book. If that's the case, you can share that fact after completing the speech.
Use a digital slideshow to share your thoughts and ideas about the book you've read. Include images from the novel, or settings from the book in the slideshow to make it more interesting.
Top Ten Facts.
Create a "Ten Facts About [book title]" sheet that lists ten facts you learned from reading the book. The facts, written in complete sentences, must include details you didn't know before reading the book.
Writes a movie script for a favorite scene in a book just read. At the top of the script, you can assign real-life TV or movie stars to play each role. You might also chose to work with classmates to perform the favorite scene.
In the News!
Create the front page of a newspaper that tells about events and characters in your book. The newspaper page might include weather reports, an editorial or editorial cartoon, ads, etc. The title of the newspaper should be something appropriate to the book.
Create a Comic Book.
Turn you book, or part of it, into a comic book, complete with comic-style illustrations and dialogue bubbles.
Create a picture book version of the story that would appeal to younger students.
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