Students are expected to read a minimum of one book a month and complete a book report on that book. Book reports are taught in class. Ample time will be given in class, with due dates given in advance.


The November book report will be again be a book talk, only this time we will be podcasting it. We will be using the same outline / how to as the book talk with a slightly different rubric.

A "How To" on book talks:

Book Talk Podcast Rubric:

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Student podcast examples

Podcast examples

Sound effects search

free sounds

Book review links

Book Hooks - an online children's lit review site.

How to write a book review with Rodman Philbrick


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