How to Write a Newspaper Article for a Book Report By Amy Lukavics A fun way to mix up the traditional book report format is to create a newspaper article about the events that take place in your assigned book. This can be done in a number of ways, but each different approach will have a few things in common. Remembering to incorporate the correct information into your newspaper article will keep the book report informative and help you get a good grade.
Newspaper Templates Assembled Project Size: Your students will enjoy being newspaper editors and writing articles, cartoons, and timelines based on the famous people that they have read about in their books. A Note About Your Purchase: Secure payment method through Paypal. Use your credit card or Paypal account.
Save and reuse the resource forever. Print as many copies as you need for your students. Are you looking for a book report project that is designed specifically for biographies that will be fun and challenging for your elementary school students to complete?
These newspaper graphic organizers combine the components that are included in many biography book reports with the features included in being an editor and writing a newspaper.
Many of the biography book reports and newspaper projects that I have come across in my years of teaching are traditionally one page worksheets.
Instead of a traditional and often boring one page worksheet, I have created a four template biography project and combined it with the theme of designing a newspaper.
For this nonfiction book report assignment, students complete the following activities: Most students find writing a summary about a biography that they have read quite boring.
By using this unique book report project idea, your students will enjoy being editors and designing their own newspapers based on the famous people that they have read about in their nonfiction books.
Abraham Lincoln Newspaper - Nonfiction Book Report Project Example This uniquely shaped book report project contains 4 worksheet templates that assemble into a large biography newspaper. There is a fifth template that has smaller templates for the title of the newspaper and for the timeline.
These two smaller templates are glued onto the newspaper project after it has been assembled. The finished biography book report project measures 12 inches in width and 18 inches in height see example on the right.
Everything that you need to complete these biography newspaper projects is included in this set of teaching resources. All that you will need is scissors, glue, tape, and coloring pencils. There are 16 printable worksheets and template pages in this set, as well as a 5 page color bulletin board display banner.
These finished biography newspaper projects will make a colorful and dynamic bulletin board display of your students' work. In addition, this set of reading resources includes 8 reading posters with a newspaper theme that can be used as accent pieces for your classroom bulletin board display.
Traditionally, requiring students to write a summary about a biography that they have read is a task that most students find quite boring.
By using these extra large biography newspaper templates, your students will become actively engaged in the job of becoming newspaper reporters. Biography Book Report Project Video: Watch the video below to view examples of these newspaper projects.
You can select the version U. This set of teaching resources includes assembling directions on how to prepare and assemble this biography book report project.
Below is an example of the assembling directions worksheet. A book report grading rubric is included in this set of teaching resources.
I believe that it is important for students to evaluate their own work, so my book report rubric contains an assessment section for both students and teachers. When students evaluate their book report projects, they color in the faces on their grading rubric worksheets.
When a teacher evaluates the projects, the teacher circles the small numbers inside each box on the printable worksheets. Below is an example of my biography book report grading rubric.Advertisement; Apply Online (Only for Engineer Instrumentation as per revised specifications); Addendum - I; List of candidates called for interview for the post of SR.
Manager (Matls.) Result of interview of SM (Mtls.), held on Newspaper Book Report.
This book report takes the form of a newspaper. Use the following requirements to design and lay out your book report. Place the . Etiam varius lobortis nisl vel blandit. Cras ut nisi vel diam efficitur aliquam.
Quisque posuere laoreet ante, quis dapibus erat pulvinar sed. Sed sem elit, feugiat eget facilisis at, semper ut ligula. Book reports help students synthesize what they’ve read and demonstrate their reading comprehension for teachers.
To pep up this assignment, teachers can use real-world formats, such as newspaper articles. This biography book report newspaper contains 4 templates that assemble into an extra large newspaper project (18 x 12 in.) Your students will have fun writing articles for their newspapers!
5 printable worksheets that are glued together to form a bulletin board display banner. The Pickett County Press has been Pickett County and Byrdstown's hometown paper since Since then, the Press has been the keeper and reporter of many community events, such as weddings, deaths, births, political events, tragic destruction from tornadoes, new roads, new schools, new businesses, and many other happenings too numerous to mention.