Book Trailers & Explore Questions

You can learn a lot about a book from its book trailer.

See what you discover in the book trailers with questions below the videos.

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                                 THE UNIVERSE AND YOU

                                               

                                             SWISH!

                   THE SLAM-DUNKING, ALLEY-OOPING,

               HIGH-FLYING HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS

 

 

                                             MARS IS:

STARK SLOPES, SILVERY SNOW, AND STARTLING SURPRISES

 

 

                                            

                                               EXQUISITE:

            THE POETRY AND LIFE OF GWENDOLYN BROOKS

                                   DARING DOZEN:

                THE TWELVE WHO WALKED ON THE MOON

                                        ASTRONAUT ANNIE

                                            COUNTDOWN:

                              2979 DAYS TO THE MOON (Trailer 1)

                                             COUNTDOWN:

                               2979 DAYS TO THE MOON (Trailer 2)

                                     THE INVENTOR'S SECRET:

                      WHAT THOMAS EDISON TOLD HENRY FORD

         Book Trailer Explore Questions

1. In one sentence, what do you think this book is about?

2. Which picture or scene in the trailer interested you most? Why?

     3. Did anything in the trailer video surprise you or seem unexpected? 

 4. What did you learn about the book subject that you didn't know?

      5. How did the book trailer make you feel? Curious? Happy? Inspired?

                 What caused those feelings--pictures, words, music, or something else?

                         6. COUNTDOWN has 2 different book trailers. How were they different? Or alike?

            Did one make you more interested in the subject of the book? Why?

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