Tired of boring book reports? Motivate your students with this cute book review project. Have your students create a fun 3D wearable hat for Read Across America or any time. The template is for a book review but it has components of a book report.
*Template for constructing the hat
Great for 2-5th Grade
Get your kiddos excited about books with this book review project!! This product provides Common Core aligned graphic organizers and rubrics. Included are ideas for presenting the book reports traditionally and using multimedia!
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Are you tired of hearing the same old “book report” for your kids’ outside reading book? Or do you want a new, fresh way to liven up the Book Talks? Well this book review [speed dating style] is a great way to make reading fun and to make sure that they’re still learning/utilizing the essential stan
Included are two example book reviews and a rubric for grading. The book review requires them to write a summary to interest the reader, a review about what you liked about the book, a recommendation on who would enjoy the book, and a relevant quote. Students must also include a picture of the book
This is a good way for students to report about a book they have read. It requires that they look for new vocabulary, identify problems characters encountered and their solutions, write a review, create a comic strip to summarize the plot, etc.
How to set up the book cover
Fold an 11x17 piece of p
This amazing project is a great way to help you improve student writing, meet Common Core writing standards, and integrate technology. Research shows that English language learners have more success when many visuals are included. The effect is even more powerful when students create those visuals t
Have fun presenting your book report on any fiction book with this book report lapbook activity!
This adaptable resource provides materials needed for students to organize, complete, and present a book report project on any fiction book they read!
Perfect for students in mid to
#noprepgoogle Book Reviews are a fantastic project for the classroom. This resource was created to be used as an interactive digital product. It can be used with Google Classroom, too!
Students add text and/or images to the page to create a personalized book review that can then be shared in many
Having students create an ABC book is a great way to review content at the end of a unit or the end of the year. For each letter of the alphabet, students draw a picture and write a few sentences pertaining to the main topic. It can be done individually, in partners or groups, or as a whole class. H
This book report alternative allows students to design a descriptive book jacket for a book they read to present to the class and to be displayed in the hallway, on a bulletin board, or in the school library. Students follow a detailed format to create book jackets that showcase their comprehension
Let's Face It: Not everything within an American History textbook interests high school students. This project is intended to take place over a quarter but can be modified for longer or shorter and is intended for historical non-fiction. The provided materials include:
How to Write a History Review
Design a bedroom for a character in your book using what you know about his or her personality, life experiences, and the setting of the book! This project is perfect for homework, book groups, individual novel studies, extension for gifted students, or for anytime a student finishes a fiction book.
This is a reflection sheet that can be used with any science fiction book. Students will summarize what they have read and they will compare the scientific elements and the fictional elements of the story. This sheet can be used with any science fiction children's book. It is a good individual activ
Students could do a book review (like one found online or in newspapers and magazines) instead of a traditional book report.
This download includes instructions and an example of the work expected of students.
This student-written book review gets kids thinking, writing, and sharing about their favorite books. The project is fun and engaging, allowing students to be creative while covering a number of different CCCS standards at the same time! Students are able to share their recommendations for great boo
This is designed for an elective on legal topics. Students pick a book from a selection that includes books about criminal law, constitutional law, the study of law, and legal reform. The books have been chosen for the high level of engagement students have experienced with them. This assignment
As a part of our author study on Roald Dahl, student groups choose one of the stories (each group has a different story) from the provided list and complete a book review. They will present their book review to the class.
The product includes a direction sheet and graphic organizer for a Holiday Book Review Project. The Graphic Organizer can be used on its own for a book review of a holiday book- perfect for an independent activity during the holiday craziness!
OR...the Holiday Book Review Graphic Organizer can b
Writing book reviews with your students increases their reading and writing skills. This lesson includes all you need to guide your students through how to write an effect book review. Included is also an analysis of an internet review to foster higher - level thinking skills.
LIght up your students' reading plans for the winter break or celebrate great December books with this Christmas LIghts book review project. Students will complete the information on each page, cut it out, embellish the cover, and string the pages together to create a flapbook project. Have each stu
Use this worksheet to assist students with writing a book review. Used on conjunction with blog posting about our classroom project:
Here is a fill-in-the-blank script for students to use to complete a podcast for a book review. Students can then read the review directly off of the script as they record their podcast on any recording device. This script is NOT currently intended to be used for students to post their podcast "li
Here is a project for students reading the book Thirteen Days by Robert Kennedy. This book was written following the Cuban Missile Crisis and the projects asks students to focus on one of the main characters of the book and show their importance in the situation.
You will love using this easy prep Book Review Lapbook! It has several options available to choose from. Your students will love creating their easy Lapbook to reflect on their favorite novel or book club! This Book Review is a fantastic activity to do as a culminating project! All you do is PRINT a
16 Book Report Project Bundle
This bundle contains 16 of our most popular book report projects to save you time and money. Students will enjoy the variety of their independent reading assignments as each of these book report projects provides lots of student choice.
Take book reports and book projects to a whole new level with this super fun Doodle Book Review! First, students complete a step-by-step planning guide. They’ll reflect on the book’s characters, plot, setting, and theme. In addition, they’ll rate the book, identify an important quote, write a sum
40 Mix-and-Match Templates allow you to create a novel unit that is tailored to your students' needs. The templates focus on a wide range of topics related to Number the Stars—story elements, themes and metaphors, research topics, vocabulary, and more. Students are require
Want to build a community of readers in your elementary classroom or library? Peer book reviews are a great way to do this!
This book review banner has 30 different prompts for responses to fiction reading. Each prompt is presented on two different pennant shapes. Students can respond to most of the
These home projects, one for each month, are complete and ready to go!
October Character Traits Book Report includes
-Parent/ Student Detailed Directions
-Character Traits Spider Graphic Organizer
November Non-Fiction "Fact Feathers" Book Report includes
Snowflake Bentley Lap Book is ready for you to use with your students! This is a fantastic EASY PREP activity to do as a culminating project! Your students will LOVE creating their Snowflake Bentley Lap Booklet!
Snowflake Bentley Lap Book Includes:
⚫RUBRIC for grading provided
Wonder Lapbook is ready for you to use with your students! This is a fantastic EASY PREP activity to do as a culminating project! Your students will LOVE creating their Wonder Lap Booklet!
Wonder Lap Book Required For Completion:
⚫File Folders or Large Construction Paper
The BFG by Roald Dahl Interactive Notebook Novel Study – Low Prep and Stress-Free. This unit includes vocabulary terms, poetry, author biography research, themes, character traits, one-sentence chapter summaries, and note taking activities.
All interactive pages have been designed with ea
Tired of the same old book reports? This activity will enable your students to read, collaborate, record and share their book reviews online in a safe and easy way. Students post their podcasts, listen to each others' podcasts and even get great book recommendations.
Podcasting is perfect for a Br
Book Review Cereal Box Project is ready for you to use with your students on ANY Literature Book they have read! This Book Review is a fantastic activity to do as a culminating project! All you do is PRINT and GO with this Book Review project! Your students will LOVE creating their
**All Directions and Cut-outs Included within the Packet**
Bigger Book with MORE lines!
BIGGER book with MORE lines!
(a spool of colored yarn is needed to complete the project)
Simply make copies, discuss how to write a book review with your students (directions are included) and let the creativ
Historical Fiction Minibook Book Report
In my 5th grade class, I focus on a different genre every few weeks. Students are required to read a book in that genre at home or during silent reading time/free time. Instead of an essay every time, I create different projects to do. As
Christmas Tree Fiction Craftivity Book Report Project
This is a book report project that reviews the parts of the plot, including the beginning, rising action, climax, falling action, and resolution. Students also write about the setting and characters. Finally, students will wri
Multiple Intelligences Book Review. Multiple intelligence assignment menu for reviewing a book or story. Great differentiation. Students choose 5 boxes from the assignment menu and are also required to complete one reading response. Students may choose from verbal-linguistic, visual-spatial, musical
Book Review Flip Book for fiction text...
As a 6th grade ELA teacher, I am always looking for high-interest, engaging ways to encourage my students to reflect on the various books and texts they read.
While I want them reading, I also want them to thoughtfully consider and evaluate the selections
Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor. Interactive Notebook Novel Study – Low Prep and Stress-Free. This unit includes vocabulary terms, poetry, author biography research, themes, character traits, one-sentence chapter summaries, and note taking activities.
All interactive pages have been des
This independent writing project is designed for 4th-6th grade writers. Students will read and take in-depth notes on five different picture books, select one book and draft a book review, peer critique (beta read) with a partner, revise, edit, and write a final copy.
This file includes:
Fever 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson Interactive Notebook. This interactive unit includes vocabulary terms, poetry, author biography research, themes, character traits, and chapter summary activities. A bookmark is included with plenty of room for creativity and note taking.
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Frindle by Andrew Clements Interactive Notebook Novel Study – Low Prep and Stress-Free. This unit includes vocabulary terms, poetry, author biography research, themes, character traits, one-sentence chapter summaries, and note taking activities.
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Holes by Louis Sachar Interactive Notebook Novel Study This unit includes vocabulary terms, poetry, author biography research, themes, character traits, one-sentence chapter summaries, and note taking activities.
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A clear and well organized package that effectively communicates the human reality of the Holocaust to students.
Activities Package (7 activities)
1- The journey of a Jew from freedom to the concentration camp.
2- Key terms
3- Map Animation of the concentration camps of Europ
I use these book study packets in my reading groups. It's a great way to teach the students to discuss elements of the story and promote comprehension through writing answers as they go. The response boards allow the students to choose how they want to review the story with the group.
Thank You, Mr. Falker is a must read with every upper elementary class. Thank You, Mr. Falker shares the struggles children with dyslexia experience. Students will learn from this book what it's like to be learning disabled and what it's like to be bullied. Patricia Polacco tells
NO-PREP! With the "Trifold Book Report Project #1" you will have an excellent higher level book report to use with any novel. This 3-Fold fiction book report is a great resource to have on hand as it will work with any type of fiction novel that you use with your students throughout
End dull book reports and differentiate peer book reviews! With this project, students create a trifold pamphlet selling the novel they read to their peers. Completed projects make a colorful and captivating bulletin board that focuses student interest. In addition, projects stored in a resource fi
Gingerbread House Non-fiction Craftivity Book Report Project
This is a book report project that reviews the characteristics of non-fiction: topic, text features and author's purpose. Students also need to discuss facts they learned from the book and write a short book review. Ple
Matilda by Roald Dahl Interactive Notebook. This cut and paste interactive notebook resource is perfect if you're looking for novel activities that are engaging and demonstrate comprehension WITHOUT multiple choice tests!
This unit includes vocabulary terms, poetry, author biography research, the
Whether you call it a book report, a book review or a book recommendation, this project is a winner! It is flexible enough for students in second grade and up to use with success. The end result is a three paragraph book report/review/recommendation!
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