Novel Project- Periods 2/3 & 9/10

Novel Assignment #1-

  1. Read over all squares on opposite side.

  2. Choose a set of three squares to complete this project.  The middle square must be chosen, however the other two squares are picked to your liking.

  3. Complete all three squares as required.


Title of novel____________________________________________________

Author of novel__________________________________________________

Make a new book jacket for the book.  Front cover: Draw and color an illustration for the book.  Inside front flap: Write descriptions of the main characters.  Inside back flap: Write a description of the setting and a short summary of the book.  Back cover: Write 5-10 quotes from the book that are important to understanding the story.

Design and make your own t-shirt.  Illustrate a scene or character from the book on a t-shirt.  Write a short summary of the scene and explain why it is important to the story. If you choose to illustrate a character, write a description of the character and why he or she is important to the story.

Write out an interview between you and a character.  Write 10 questions to ask your character. Then, answer each question as you think the character would respond.

Draw and paint or color a portrait of a character.  Include a description of the character you draw or paint. (What does he or she look like? How old is he or she? What type of person is she? Why is he or she important to the story?)


Write a new ending for the story or add an extra chapter.

. Create an illustrated timeline showing important events from the book.  Choose at least 10 important events from the story. Write a description of each event, and draw & color an illustration for each event.  The events must be in the order in which they occurred.

Make a map of places where the story took place.  The map should be colored.  Write a description of what each place is and why it is important.

Send three postcards from one of the characters to your teacher.  On the back of each postcard, write a short summary of an important event from the story.  On the front, illustrate that event.

Write 3 diary entries that a character would write that include details about the story.  Diary entries should be at least 10 sentences each.  Diary entries can be typed or handwritten