Book Talks

What is a book talk?

A book talk is a conversation about a book! The person speaking provides interesting information to encourage others to read the book - but without giving away the ending!

Example 1: Notice how she has marked certain places in the book that she shares with us.

Gabrielle's Book Report for 3rd Grade

Example 2: Notice the opening "hook"

Student Book Talk Example 4

Example 3: Great way to end your book talk!

Anna's Book Talk

Example 4: A variety of student book talks on this video

Scholastic Book Talk 2014