We have completed our first book reports! Thanks for all your help!
Learning all about "simple" and "compound" sentences!
Our class used our engineer skills to build Marble Run Roller Coasters. We invited Mrs. Lott's 2nd graders to come and test them out!
1st Book Report Due September 28th
Paper Bag Book Report
First, you need to get a brown paper bag. I have furnished one per child. If they lose it, they
will need to provide another for themselves to use.
Front Cover: 15 points (Must include ALL of these items!)
● the title
● the author
● an illustration showing an important event in the book
● a caption explaining the illustration
● your name
Back Side: Summary 15 points
Summarize the main events in chronological order. Stick to the main ideas and avoid getting sidetracked by details. Be sure to include the beginning, middle, and end.
Left Side: Setting: 10 points
Where and when the story took place and include an illustration
Problem: 10 points
Explain what the main problem was in the story.
Right Side: 3 Main Characters: 15 points
Include illustrations and descriptions of the main characters in your book.
Inside the Bag: 15 points
Place 5 items in the bag that represent a connection to the text. It can be real items or items drawn on paper and cut out.
Oral Presentation: (Stand up straight, eye contact, & presentation voice) 20 points You will introduce your title and author of your book. You will explain the problem in your story and how the 5 items relate to your story. Also, tell us your opinion of the book. Would you recommend a friend to read it or not? Why or why not?
Take your time… neatness counts!
Book Report: _____________ 100 points
Our Class on the 1st Day of School
Don't forget "Meet the Teacher Night!" It's on August 14th from 5-6:00!