Book Trailer Project Resource Pack

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Book Trailer Project is a digital storytelling activity for middle school or high school students after they finish reading a book. Students need to take the key idea from the book to create a short video that persuades people to check out a book they have read.


Common Core Standards for English

Reading Standards

2. Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.

7. Integrate and evaluate content presented in diverse formats and media, including visually and quantitatively, as well as in words.

Writing Standards

11. Develop personal, cultural, textual and thematic connections within and across genres as they respond to text through written, oral or digital presentations, employing a variety of media and genres.

This Book Trailer Project Resource includes:

  • Book Review Template
  • Storyboard Template
  • Book Trailer Rubric
  • Peer Review
  • Project Reflection
  • Step by step guide handout for students
  • Lesson Guide
  • A simple PowerPoint presentation to show to students
  • How to Create First Video on Animoto Tutorial PowerPoint
  • How to Create First Video on Animoto Tutorial PDF Handout

Learn more about Book Trailer Projects here.

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2 reviews for Book Trailer Project Resource Pack

  1. Rated 5 out of 5


    unique twist on reading tasks!

  2. Rated 5 out of 5


    Wow thank you! Overall this resource is amazing! Made my life easier 🙂

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