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Book Flatlay Project



Total Pages: 30 pages
Answer Key: Rubric only
Teaching Duration: N/A
File Size: 5 MB
File Type: Zip

Book Flatlay Project | PDF and Digital Formats: Help students showcase their thinking about their reading with this Book Flatlay (sometimes called a Book Bento) Assignment. Students will learn how to create a Book Flatlay image and then justify their prop choices by finding evidence in the text to support their ideas. This assignment is a great book report alternative or a creative way for students to showcase their learning after completing an independent reading novel, literature circle book or whole class novel.

Lesson Outline

  1. What is a Flatlay? Lessons for modeled, shared, and independent instruction
  2. Book Flatlay Assignment & Assessment

Resource Includes:

  • Teacher lesson plan
  • Student assignment sheet
  • Graphic organizers
  • Assignment assessment options standards-based and points-based rubrics
  • Example flatlay photo and write up
  • Curriculum alignment Ontario Curriculum and Common Core

Resource Notes

  • This resource is a non-editable PDF.
  • Students must have access to technology to take a photo or create a photo digitally.

Teacher Feedback

  1. “Love this!  A great idea.  Students were engaged. “
  2.  “A great option for a Book Report!”
  3. “This is like gold….we have no resources at all for the intermediates, so this was perfect for my class. Many thanks!!”

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