Book Review sites

Posted: February 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

We put a lot of stock in personal recommendations—particularly when it comes to books. Plenty of websites offer tips on great reads, but none will carry as much weight with your students as a site based on peer recommendations. The next time your students create book reviews, either independently or as a class assignment, consider compiling them on a website that the whole school can access.

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Book Trailers for Readers is one of the best models of a book review site for students and by students. The site was built on Wikispaces, the ad-free wiki creation platform for schools. Try using Wikispaces to create a similar site with your classes.

By on February 3, 2014
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Read the full article here : http://www.thedigitalshift.com/2014/02/opinion/cool-tools/showcase-student-book-reviews-cool-tools/

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