The students and I have begun to explore some book trailers, both official and student-created, for the CBCA shortlisted books of 2012:
The last Viking book trailer – Norman Jorgensen & James Foley
The golden door book trailer – Emily Rodda
Rudie nudie book trailer – Emma Quay
Here’s a persuasive digital slideshow questioning whether the Tasmanian thylacine is really extinct:
Compare this Youtube video clip to the picture book, “The dream of the thylacine” by Margaret Wild & Ron Brooks.
This is a great idea to motivate kids and adults to read. Thanks for sharing!