SWBAT identify risks and strategies used in book trailers.
SWBAT to compare and contrast risks and strategies used in persuasive writing with risks and strategies used in film.
SWBAT to synthesize ideas and strategies to create their own book trailer using an iPad.
This flipped learning presentation will allow students to preview book trailers to get ideas and strategies for creating their own book trailers. By viewing the sample videos at home, the teacher will be able to start class with a discussion of effective book trailer strategies and then go directly into teaching the technology - using video and/or iMovie to create the book trailer.
We will be learning about book trailers by viewing sample trailers created by other students. As you view the videos, think about what strategies the students used to create their book trailers. In school, you will be creating your own video book trailers on the iPad.
If you would like to choose different book trailer videos than the samples I've provided, please click on the following link. You will see pictures of many different books. Click on the book you like to see the book trailer for that book.
Please answer the following questions about the purpose of book trailers and some of the strategies used in book trailers that you think will work well for your own book trailer.