We found 110 resources with the concept book reviews
Super Sentences & Perfect ParagraphsLesson Planet
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
An extensive collection of lessons and activities includes many writing, grammar, and proofreading exercises. With templates and worksheets that cover several steps in the writing process, from sentence to paragraph to essay, this...
When the Book is Better than the MovieLesson Planet
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Sometimes the book is better than the movie; other times, the movie comes out on top. A video discusses the topic of novels and their film adaptations, pointing out specific texts and how the tale translated to the big screen. The...
Literature ReviewsLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
A literature review goes beyond simply giving a novel a thumbs up or thumbs down. In fact, it may not require an opinion at all. Using a handout on literature reviews, part of a larger series on specific writing assignments, writers...
Smart Solutions: Challenge Activities (Theme 6)Lesson Planet
3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Smart Solutions is the theme of unit comprised of activities designed to challenge minds and stretch writing muscles. Enthusiastic writers create their own comic strip, write a problem-solution essay, an opinion letter, a funny story, a...
Book Review Writing: a Guide for Young ReviewersLesson Planet
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Encourage scholars to share their love of reading with informative and engaging book reviews. Here, you'll find a series of guides that walk learners through the review writing process. Included in the collection is information about...
It's All an Allusion: Identifying Allusions, in Literature and in LifeLesson Planet
11th - 12th
To allude, or not to allude, that is the question: whether ‘tis better to make a reference and engage your audience or risk confusing them or sounding dated. After reading an article about, and loaded with allusions, class members take a...
Writing a Book ReviewLesson Planet
1st - 2nd CCSS: Designed
Introduce literary analysis, writing skills, and purposeful reading with a book review. Pupils answer five questions that ask about plot, characters, language used, story elements, and the main character. This is a wonderful way to start...
Media Literacy with Focus of Strategies for CollaborationLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Introduce your class to literary analysis with a series of activities that has them examine book and movie reviews. Groups then draft their own review of a text, select a digital medium, and craft a presentation.
Exploring Theme and Mood with a Book TrailerLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Before you begin this lesson, note that it revolves around learners reading and finishing personal novels. If that's what your class is preparing to do, this is a great way to get creative and technological with literature analysis....
Lesson Plan 3: Great Book, Gross BookLesson Planet
6th - 9th
It's time for your scholars to become book reviewers! Start with a fun review of foods: are they good or gross? Learners apply these evaluation techniques to books, recording their thoughts on large pieces of butcher paper. Simply have...