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Writing A Good Book Review. What Is A Book Review ?. A written opinion of what you think of a certain book as well as an accompanying summary. A Good Book Review . . . . Gives a statement telling the genre and what types of people would enjoy reading this book.

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Writing A Good Book Review


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What Is A Book Review ?

  • A written opinion of what you think of a certain book as well as an accompanying summary


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A Good Book Review . . .

  • Gives a statement telling the genre and what types of people would enjoy reading this book.

  • Gives your personal opinions and thoughts about the book and relates the book to your personal life.

  • Gives a brief summary of what goes on in the book but not giving a way the final event ( to do this, you usually just say a question such as “Who will win the vigorous battle between ________ and ______? Read the book to find out !

  • Leaves the reader in suspense


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Paragraph 1

  • The first paragraph follows the title and author.

  • In the 1st paragraph, you will need to include the genre, and what type of people the book is geared towards


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Paragraph 2

  • In the 2nd paragraph you want to include your personal opinions about the book and how parts relate to your personal life.

  • This paragraph is strictly about you and your thoughts, and enjoyments


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HOMEWORK-DAY 1

  • Tonight’s homework is to write the 1st 2 paragraphs of a book review on the book you will be using for this project.

  • At the end of this part of the unit you will put everything together for 1 grade


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Paragraph 3

  • Your 3rd paragraph is the longest of all of your paragraphs.

  • You will give a descriptive yet brief summary of at least 9 sentences but no more that 15 sentences.

  • You must go through phases 1 through 3

    (see next slide)


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Paragraph 3-PLANNER

  • For your summary, you will need to design a phases planner

Phase 1

Talk about the main events in the 1st 4th of your book

Phase 2

Talk about the main events and the problems that occur during the 1st part of the middle. Talk about the major problem

Phase 3

Talk about the 3nd half of the middle and the steps leading up to the solution

Phase 4

You don’t talk about this phase in your paragraph 3 but you must still plan it


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Paragraph 4

  • This is your last required paragraph

  • Talk about the following;

    • Author

    • Author’s purpose

    • Awards Book Has Received

    • Additional Info About The Book

    • Closing

      REMEMBER-WHAT EVR YOUR WRITE IN THE LAST PARAGRAPH IS WHAT MOST PEOPLE WILL COMMONLY REMEMBER.


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HOMEWORK-DAY 2

  • Write a Paragraph 3 & 4


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PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER

  • Now you have a great report to be proud of that will count for a major part in your grade

  • I want this typed neatly in a readable font, size 14 by tomorrow


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