Secondary Library Media (6-12)
Strand 1: Standard 1:
1 class periods of 60 minutes each
In this lesson students will learn how to present a book talk, and prepare to give a book talk.
Book Talk Handout
This is the third activity in a three lesson sequence. The students have completed their Interests and Reading Survey, participated in Book Speed Dating, and chosen a book from the library to read. Now the students will prepare and present their Book Talk.
Any media skills needed for their chosen presentation.
Students will present information on their book chosen during speed dating to the class allowing other students to learn more about future book choices. Students will use criteria given on the handout to create their presentation.
Show examples of book talks from Youtube
Time to answer questions on Book Talk Handout and complete their presentation.
Students will be in the library and deliver their Book Talk Presentations. Students will take notes on the presentations and rank their top three book choices for future reading
Multiple genres and reading levels of books.
Student presentations matching criteria handout. Student notes and future book choices.