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creating book trailers

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Creating a Book Trailer

Impact of Book Trailers

Responses about book trailers from survey of random library professionals. (responses via Surveymonkey, 2011)

How they're implemented

63%

66%

72%

find book trailers effective in promoting books

Have created book trailers *

Use book trailers **

*The rest of the respondents indicated they use book trailers that have already been created **These are most popular when booktalking or doing a presentation

Key Components to Creating a Book trailer

Creative Commons

Imagination

Movie program

Find a book...

Make a list

voice

color

font

objects

symbolism

places

emotions

personality

New Text Label

Let the Imagination Kick In!

Rules of Writing :

Too many words will lose an audience

Blank= Silence.. Let images tell the story

Write like you're telling a story

Everything You Need To Begin

Resources can be found online or on your device

Click on the icons to take you comprehensive resource sites

Other Important Details

Create a cliffhanger ending

Keep the trailer short (1-3 minutes)

Use different points of view (optional)

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Infographic created by Naomi Bates, Northwest High School Justin TX

@yabooksandmore

YA Books and More

http://www.symbaloo.com/mix/booktrailerresources http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2010/05/free-guide-making-videos-on-web.html#.UXBA-0qJ391 http://www.sitepoint.com/30-creative-commons-sources/

Links and Additional Resources

Online Resources

Book Trailer Sites

http://www.youtube.com http://www.schooltube.com http://digitalbooktalk.com/ http://www.naomibates.blogspot.com/search/label/booktrailer http://www.cosproductions.com/ http://www.booktrailersforreaders.com/ http://www.booktrailersforall.com/