- What do you think of the cover?
- Read the description on the back or inside cover of the book. Do you think you will enjoy the book?
- Read a few pages. What do you think?
Last week, as a part of our Read Across America Week celebrations, students were invited to the learning commons to participate in a Book Tasting. Students entered the learning commons to find tables set with silver serving trays holding a variety of books, place mats at each chair, and a menu on each place mat. They were also treated to the sounds of jazz music- all to create the ambiance of a nice restaurant. As the students sat in their seats, they were told that the book tasting is an opportunity for them to sample books that they may not have ever considered reading. As they reviewed each book, they completed their book tasting menu by responding to various questions on the menu, such as: