• If you are citizen of an European Union member nation, you may not use this service unless you are at least 16 years old.

  • Finally, you can manage your Google Docs, uploads, and email attachments (plus Dropbox and Slack files) in one convenient place. Claim a free account, and in less than 2 minutes, Dokkio (from the makers of PBworks) can automatically organize your content for you.


Book Trailers

Subject(s): ELA
 Grade Level: HS
Author(s): Mary McCarthy, Cyndi Burnstein  
Synopsis: In small collaborative groups, students will select a book for choice reading as a part of the 9th grade World Literature and Composition curriculum. Students will read, discuss, and write about the book together as a part of their ELA class activities. The students will also create a storyboard for a short video trailer to advertise their book to a wider student audience. The school librarian will provide instruction on how to use filming and editing technology. Completed trailers may be featured on the Student Television Station’s regular morning announcements, as well on promotional monitors in the school libraries, or the district cable network.
Driving Question: Can students effectively promote reading among their peers through video technology?
To learn more about this project, click here: HS Cyndi Burnstein & McCarthy- BookTrailers.pdf


Please limit use of the "Comments" section to share how you have used the project, and what adjustments you made


Thank you! 

Comments (0)

You don't have permission to comment on this page.