We read books and then created book trailers using Movie Maker! There were so many standards met in this engaging reading (technology) project! Read about it and get the free download (with Rubric) to get started!!
43 Book Trailers Sites to Inspire, Instruct, and Share
The Best Info About Book Trailers I've followed the book trailer phenomenon for a couple years and wanted to do a post. In 2003, it was just beginning; in 2006, there was lots of experimenting; in 2009, it seems here to stay and writers should take it as a given that they need a book trailer for trade books. Here's some of the best about book trailers from around the web. utmx_section(
In “Sneak Peek,” students analyze literature and visually demonstrate their comprehension of details. Using the Stop Motion Studio app, they create a book trailer promoting its imagery, symbolism, or theme. For more lesson ideas, use this free book: http://apple.co/BookTrailer
The trailer for The One and Only Ivan, sets up the story beautifully - it introduces the main character, his problem, and his desire - watch this and you'll want to run out and get the book, that's if you haven't already!