Book Talks Resources for Teachers

Sample Book Talk


Scholastic Book Talks - on School Tube

Instructional videos and examples

Book Talks - overview

Book Talks - How To

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Student Book Talks

Scripted book talks

Among the Hidden (not a Scholastic, but good)

I Survived the Shark Attack


Student Book Review Podcasts - 20 sec talks

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??)