Want to show off your reading? Take a look below at some of the fun choices you have!
Video Book Talk
Book Snaps - Find a page of your book that sticks out to you, and post it on snap chat. Write why it sticks out to you. Send it to our snap chat account, and post it on your story with #SchenectadyReads
Turn your book into a snap chat story: Find images online, or take your own to create a snap chat story that shows the story arc of your book. Post it on SnapChat and/or instagram and tag it with #SchenectadyReads
Book Bento - Take a picture using instagram or snap chat of your book with items that relate to your book around it. Make it creative! Post it, and send it to our instagram or Snap Chat and tag it with #SchenectadyReads
Join the #schenectadyreads Google Classroom to discuss books!
Class code: coming soon
Digital Book Club: Read the same book as your friends, then start a group chat on SnapChat to share your ideas about the book that you all are reading. Add us to your digital book club so we can keep up with all your thoughts!
Book Branding: Draw or create a new cover to your book. Snap a pic, and post it on your snapchat or instagram story, and send it to us! Make sure to tag #SchenectadyReads
Video Book Talk: Post video of yourself recommending your book for others to read on instagram or snap chat. Send it to us and post it on your story. Tag it with #SchenectadyReads
15 word video book recommendations: In 15 words, recommend one of the bookmobile books.
2020 Teen Video Challenge
The Teen Video Challenge is an annual video contest hosted by CSLP. It’s open to all teens across the country. The challenge is for teens to create a public services announcement-type video that shows their unique interpretation of the 2020 Summer Reading slogan “Imagine Your Story.”
Video submissions will be accepted June 1 through August 7, 2020.
Five national winners will be chosen. Each winning submission will receive a $200 cash prize and $50 worth of summer reading materials for their library.