For this lesson, students choose a book to create a book trailer for usng Adobe Spark Video. The students will identify the characters, setting, and plot points of the story and work to retell the story using key details which they will use as they create their video.
Teachers will show the Scholastic video "Knuffle Bunny; A Cautionary Tale" by Mo WIllems on eMedia or read the story to their students. Students will then cut and paste characters, setting, and plot points from the story into the correct category on a worksheet.
First Grade Language Arts, Reading: Literature Standard 3--Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details. Students will be able retell the setting, characters, and major events in a story and will demonstrate this knowledge through creating a Keynote presentation.