Use the following activity as an in-class or homework assignment. Students will read a story and then provide as summary. In addition they will represent their understanding of the book by creating an alternate book cover and back.
Make this work for your class. Increase or decrease specific expectations as you see fit. The rubric does not contain specific point totals.
The book jacket itself prints on 8.5x13 paper for a larger final project. In addition the document is saved in publisher making it possible tor you to easily edited allowing for a truly personalized assignment.
I hope you enjoy this project!