Detailed Draft Report

Detailed Draft Report

Book Recommendation

Opening

In no more than 100 words, write a book recommendation of your Independent Reading book. Begin with the following.

  • The main reason that I would/would not recommend this book is . . .

Open Notebook

Feedback

Work Time

Share your writing so far in groups of three. After each person has finished reading his or her report aloud, the other two should respond in three ways.

  • What is the report’s greatest strength, something so compelling and interesting that it should be kept in?
  • What is confusing or unclear?
  • What question do you have about the report?

Author's Chair

Closing

Your teacher will ask one or two students to read their reports to the class. If you are called on, wait for additional feedback after you’ve finished your reading.

If you’re giving feedback to the reader, respond in three ways.

  • What is the report’s greatest strength, something so compelling and interesting that it should be kept in?
  • What is confusing or unclear?
  • What question do you have about the report?

Report Assignment

Homework

Continue working on your report.

  • Finish drafting your report, and make revisions on the basis of the feedback you have received.
  • Find ways to embed multimedia elements in the report.