an amusing or exciting part of the book to read but
don't give the ending away! The goal is for your audience
to want to run out and read the book!
with inflection or use different accents for each character.
a costume or hat that ties to the theme of the book. Add
props or refreshments that tie to the book kids love
visuals and snacks.
Ways to Use Book Talks
a Book Talk as an introduction to a literature study.
with another teacher to have older students do Book Talks
for younger students.
someone from the community: mayor, firefighter, police officer,
or community business leader to give Book Talks on their