You must create a PowerPoint presentation that includes a minimum of twenty (20) slides and a maximum of thirty-five (35) slides.
Slide 1 (the first slide) must include a picture of the cover of the novel used for the term paper, the student’s name, and the course and section information.
The presentation should also include a brief biography of the author and his or her major life achievements, a plot summary and description of major characters, a discussion of some of the major themes in the novel, and a review of the book (1-5 star rating with a discussion of why the book earns that rating).
Use the table below to help you create your presentation.
|Component||Information to Include on Slide(s)||Additional Comments|
(the first slide)
|This section must include the following:
|Author Biographical Information||These slide(s) may include the following information:
|Character Description and Analysis||This section should include the following:
||These parts may be in any reasonable order|
|Major Theme(s)||Discuss at least one major literary theme explored in the novel.|
|Setting(s)||Discuss the setting or settings used in the novel.|
|Three Quotations from the Novel||Choose three notable quotations from the novel.|
|Book Review||Give your honest opinion of the book. Discuss its strengths and weaknesses, whether it held your interest as you read it, and whether you would recommend it to others.|
|Theme Song for Book (with rationale)||Choose a theme song for the novel and explain why that song would be a good theme song.|
|Next to the Last Slide: Star Rating (Stars only)||Rate the novel from 1-5 stars.|
|Last Slide: Works Cited||Give an MLA (8th Edition) Works Cited entry for the novel and any other sources you used to produce the presentation.|
|Extras that could be included||You may, to make the presentation engaging, choose to include other design elements, including the following:
||These parts may be integrated throughout the presentation.|