Book Talks Resources for Teachers

Sample Book Talk

Resources

Scholastic Book Talks - on School Tube

Instructional videos and examples

Book Talks - overview

https://www.schooltube.com/video/42e269bffc4f4a90b71d/

Book Talks - How To

http://www.schooltube.com/video/f22fb5cb02e148a98e9c/Booktalks-%20How%20To

What's Not Book Talk

http://www.schooltube.com/video/27f6215de18a494fba23/What's%20NOT%20a%20Booktalk?

Student Book Talks

Scripted book talks

Among the Hidden (not a Scholastic, but good)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e24gsF6bnjQ

I Survived the Shark Attack

http://www.schooltube.com/video/5d1a7460ed07485ca845/I%20Survived%20the%20Shark%20Attacks:%20book%20talk%20by%20Natalie

Smile

https://www.schooltube.com/video/d56fed92868e42f48e81/Smile:%20Book%20Talk%20by%20Emily

Student Book Review Podcasts - 20 sec talks

http://peslibrary.blogspot.com/p/student-book-review-podcasts.html

Book Talks with Passion

Example of an author talking about his book. He is trying to convince librarians to buy his book. I like the format - maybe there is a way to adapt format for students...three reasons why you'll love this book.

Example of a highly dramatic booktalk (or is she just reading the book??)