Lights, Camera, Action, READ
1 Hook - Did you see that trailer?
As a hook, the teacher will show excellent examples of book trailers.
2 Direct Instruction - Read and take notes about your book
Students will select a book of their choosing to read, and as they read will use MindMeister to create a graphic organizer of setting, main characters, themes, main ideas, and plot.
Read the book of choice and take notes using MindMeister of setting, main characters, themes, main ideas, and plot.
3 Guided Practice - Learn how to make a video
4 Independent Practice - Write your script and create your video
Teachers will assist students in the writing process to revise and edit their script.
Students will use Google Docs to write a script for their video. Their script must include setting, main characters, themes, main ideas, plot and a hook at the end to entice others to want to read the book.
Students will create their We Video using images from Flickr, and reading their script.
5 Wrap Up - Publish your book review
Students will publish their WeVideo to You Tube to make it public for the world to see.
Students will share their creation with the world on You Tube.