"BOOK REPORT Formal Paper Presentation - DOC - DOC"
Good Luck to: 2nd 9 weeks Book Project - Written and Oral Presentation DUE DATE – Wednesday, DECEMBER 16 Book Selection Criteria - The book must be within or near your lexile range. o My lexile range is ______________________________. o I need to look for a ______________________ sticker in the library. - The book I selected is _____________________________________________________________. Parts to Include for Formal Written Report _____/70 1st Paragraph: Introduction ________/15 Hook/opening sentence ___/2 Title and Author ____/2 Setting (time/place) ____/4 Point of view/speaker : if it is 1st person, identify character; if it is 3rd person limited, tell which character is the focus ___/5 Genre ____/2 2nd Paragraph: Body ________/10 Character descriptions: Describe 2-4 main characters: You must tell about their personalities, appearance, and important behaviors/mannerisms. 3rd – 5th Paragraphs: Body Continued _______/30 (Beg. ____/10, Middle _____/10, End _____/10) Summarize the story with lots of details. (Beginning/Middle/End –each will be one paragraph) Make sure you clearly describe the major conflicts and the resolutions of the story. Tell the ending. Last Paragraph: Conclusion _______/15 Tell your favorite part of the book. ____/5 Tell whether you liked the book or not and WHY- be specific. _____/5 Recommend it to people who like books that are: humorous, sad, about survival, etc…) ____/5 Remember to support your opinions! Oral Presentation Guidelines ______/30 You must stand up in front of the class and present the following information about your book. Title/Author _____/5 Brief Summary (Give a basic idea of what the book is about to get classmates interested; don’t tell the ending or too many details!) _____/10 Your Opinion (would you recommend it, why or why not, and what kind of reader would enjoy this book even if you didn’t) _____/10 Must have a visual (PowerPoint, Poster, Artifacts, etc…) _____/5 Total:______________/100