To culminate their group readings of various novels related to the themes found in Lois Lowry's The Giver, 8th graders in Mrs. Koshollek's Language Arts classes created Animoto book trailers. Below are some examples of their work. They certainly make me more interested in reading these titles.
Uglies by Scott Westerfeld
Pretties by Scott Westerfeld
Behind the Bedroom Wall by Laura E. Williams
Milkweed by Jerry Spinelli
Bar Code Tattoo by Suzanne Weyn