Students can choose who their character is writing to for this activity. The Bad Case of Stripes. Video Commercial: Students can use any video platform to create a video commercial for their book to persuade someone to read it. Students LOVE this one!
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Rules: You may not repeat a book report option. You MUST complete 1 traditional book report this year. You choose when to complete it. Cheeseburger Book Report. Tree Doodle Poster -this example is for Tuck Everlasting. We can adapt it to fit any story.
While many students dread these assignments, book reports can help students learn how to interpret texts and gain a broader understanding of the world around them. Well-written books can open your eyes to new experiences, people, places, and life situations that you may have never thought about before. In turn, a book report is a tool that allows you, the reader, to demonstrate that you have understood all the nuances of the text you just read. It sometimes — but not always — includes a personal evaluation of the text.
The following is a guest post written by Erika Saunders. Visit her blog. So, when the powers-that-be requested that our students write book reports, I just had to jump in — or rather, I was volunteered.