Book Trailers - Movies for Literacy

Featured Booktrailer created by Author April Wayland
New Year at the Pier (21mb)
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This page represents the beginning of a website of short movies (generally 30 to 45 seconds) designed to increase student motivation to READ! Below are a couple of samples. Click for Late Elementary BookTrailers and Adolescent BookTrailers to see those listings.


Sammy the Seal                                             Zack's Alligator goes to School

Want to contribute some of your own? Click here to find out HOW to make them, then email or send them to: Dr_Geary@yahoo.com

Other Author Submissions:
It's a Dog's Life by Susan Goodman (on youtube, good choice for common core)
Bronto and the Pterodactyl Eggs by Charlotte Rodenberg (on Youtube)

Early Elementary Book Trailers


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A_Charlie_Brown_Valentine
(Youtube)
A Delightful Day with Bella Ballet
(Youtube)

Actual Size
(Youtube)
Albert's Ballgame
(Youtube)
Amber Brown
(Youtube)
Amelia Bedilia Helps Out
(Youtube)
Amish Wedding
(Youtube)
Angel and Me and the Bayside Bombers
(Youtube)
Arrow to the Sun
(Youtube)
Arthur
(Youtube)
Arthur's Computer  Disaster
(Youtube)
Atlas Hangs On
(Youtube)

Barry, the Bravest St Bernard
(Youtube)
The Bear in the Book
(Youtube)
Bernstein Bears Homework Hassle
(Youtube)
Bernstein Bears, Missing Watermelon Money
(Youtube)
Bernstein Bears and the Real Easter Eggs
(Youtube)
Bernstein Bears and the Slumber Party
(Youtube)

Because I Love You
(Youtube)
Belinda's New Spring Hat
(Youtube)
Benny's Hat
(Youtube)
Big Brother, Little Sister
(Youtube)
Big Bird Brings Spring to Sesame Street
(Youtube)
Bigfoot Cinderella
(Youtube)
Black & Whiteness
(Youtube)
Blue Finished
(Youtube)
Book_of_Coupons
(Youtube)
Bubba and Trixie
(Youtube)
Bugliest Bug
(Youtube)
Bud, not Buddy
(Youtube)

Cam_Jansen_and_the_Mystery_of_Flight_54
(Youtube)
The Cat in the Hat
(Youtube)

Charlie Anderson
(Youtube)
Charlie and The Chocolate Factory
(Youtube)
Charlotte's_Web
(Youtube)
Charlotte's Web w music
(Youtube)
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
(Youtube)
Christmas
(Youtube)
Christopher Mouse
(Youtube)
Clever Beatrice
(Youtube)

Click_Clack_Moo_Cows_That_Type
(Youtube)
Clifford's Good Deeds
(Youtube)

Clifford's Sports Day
(Youtube)
Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs
(Youtube)
Come Back, Amelia Bedelia
(Youtube)
Corduroy
(Youtube)
Cows
(Youtube)
Crazy_Horses_Vision
(Youtube)
Curious_George
(Youtube)
Curious George and the Fire Fighters
(Youtube)
Dancing_Man
(Youtube)
Days_with_frog_and_toad
(Youtube)
Dawdle Duck
(Youtube)

D-Day Landing
(Youtube)
Dead End in Norvelt
Dear_MrHenshaw
(Youtube)
Diary of a Worm
(Youtube)
Dinorella
(Youtube)
Dolphin Baby
(Youtube)

Don't_forget_to_Remember
(Youtube)
Don't Be Silly Mrs. Millie
(Youtube)
Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus
(Youtube)
Double Fudge
(Youtube)
Down Girl, Sit
(Youtube)
Dream Dancer
(Youtube)
Duck for President
(Youtube)
Eek Creak_Parsons
(Youtube)
Eight_animals_on_the_Town
(Youtube)
Eleanor Roosevelt
(Youtube)
Emily's Art
(Youtube)
Emily's First One Hundred Days of School
(Youtube)
The Emperor's Egg
(Youtube)

Farm Life
(Youtube)
Owl Moon
(Youtube)
First Grade at Last
(Youtube)
First Snow
(Youtube)
Finding the Titanic
(Youtube)
Flip_Flop_Girl
(Youtube)
Frog_and_Toad_All_Year
(Youtube)
Frog and Toad
(Youtube)
Fugdeamania
(Youtube)
Gabby_Growing_Up
(Youtube)
The Giant Jam Sandwich
(Youtube)
Gingerbread_Baby
(Youtube)
The Girl_Who_Loved_Wild_Horses
(Youtube)
The Giving Tree
(Youtube)
Green Eggs and Ham
(Youtube)

The Grinch who stole Christmas
(Youtube)
Golem
(Youtube)
Go West, Amelia Bedilia!

Green Eggs and Ham
Groundhog gets a Say
(Youtube)
Halloween
(Youtube)
Harold_and_the_Cat
(Youtube)
Harold_thinks Big
(Youtube)
The Hat

Hay_Foot_Straw_Foo
(Youtube)
Helen Keller
(Youtube)
Here There Be Angels
(Youtube)
Hey, Al
(Youtube)
Hi, Fly Guy
(Youtube)

Hiccup_Snickup
(Youtube)
Horses
(Youtube)
How_my_parents_learned_to_Eat
(Youtube)
How_to_be_Cool
(Youtube)
How Are You Peeling?
(Youtube)
Hummingbird
(Youtube)
Humpty_Dumpty_Eggsplodes
(Youtube)
Hush
(Youtube)
I, Amber Brown
(Youtube)
I_Don't_Want_To
(Youtube)
I don't want to take a Bath
(Youtube)
I Know an Old Lady
(Youtube)
I_Wanna_Iguana
(Youtube)
I Face the Wind
(Youtube)
If_You_Only_Knew
(Youtube)
If You Give A Pig A Pancake
(Youtube)

I love you, Stinky Face
(Youtube)
I'm Adopted
(Youtube)

Indian_Paintbrush
(Youtube)
James and the Rain
(Youtube)
Jumping Mouse
(Youtube)
Junie_B., First_Grader
(Youtube)
Junie B. Jones_Stupid_Smelly_Bus
(Youtube)
Just Lost
(Youtube)

Karate Hour
(Youtube)
Katie_Kazoo_Switcheroo
(Youtube)
Katy_and_the_Big_Snow
(Youtube)
Kick_the_Football_Charlie_Brown
(Youtube)
Kitten's_First_Full_Moon
(Youtube)
Ladybugs
(Youtube)
Ladybugs
(Youtube)
Llama Llama misses Mama
(Youtube)

Let's_Be_Friends_Again
(Youtube)
Lies_and_Lemons
(Youtube)
Like_Jake_and_Me
(Youtube)
Lindberg
(Youtube)
The Lion and the Mouse
(Youtube)

The Lion King
(Youtube)
Little_Red_Riding_Hood
(Youtube)
Lon_Po_Po
(Youtube)
Lulu's_Lemonade
(Youtube)
Madeline
(Youtube)
Mama_do_you_love_Me?
(Youtube)
Mammalabilia
(Youtube)
Many Moons
(Youtube)
Martha_Calling
(Youtube)
Martin's_Big_Words
(Youtube)
Mathematickles
(Youtube)
Meet_Santa_Bear
(Youtube)
Making of Merlin
(Youtube)
Miss Birdie
(Youtube)
Moonball
(Youtube)
Moor Child
(Youtube)
Moses
(Youtube)
Mr Katapat's Incredible Adventures
(Youtube)

Mrs_Brown_went_to_Town
(Youtube)
Mrs_Piggle_Wiggle
(Youtube)
My Mutant Stepbrother
(Youtube)
My Dad
(Youtube)
My_Favorite_Thing
(Youtube)
My Name is Sangoel
(Youtube)

My Name Is Yoon
(Youtube)
New_Neighbors
(Youtube)
Night is Coming
(Youtube)
Nim and The War Effort
(Youtube)
Noah's_Ark
(Youtube)
No David
(Youtube)

Nugget and Darling
(Youtube)
Odd Boy Out
(Youtube)
Officer Buckle and Gloria
(Youtube)
Oh, the Pets you can Get
(Youtube)
Olympus
(Youtube)
Once_a_Mouse
(Youtube)
One Fine Day
(Youtube)
One Nation
(Youtube)
Otto and Dad
(Youtube)
Out of the Dust
(Youtube)
Owl at Home
(Youtube)
Owl Moon
(Youtube)
Owl Moon
(Youtube)

Ox-Cart Man
(Youtube)
Paintball
(Youtube)
PaperBag Princess
(Youtube)
Patch
(Youtube)
Peppe the Lamplighter
(Youtube)
Pinky & Rex
(Youtube)
Polar Express
(Youtube)
Police_Cars
(Youtube)
President
(Youtube)
Princess_Pea
(Youtube)
PuddlePail
(Youtube)
Puss_in_Boots
(Youtube)
The Rainbow Fish
(Youtube)
Rapunzel
(Youtube)
Raven
(Youtube)
Redwoods

Rhinos_who_Skateboard
(Youtube)
Rimshots
(Youtube)
Rimshots
(Youtube)
Robert_Weird_Wacky
(Youtube)
Robots Don't Catch
(Youtube)
Rosa Parks - My Story
(Youtube)

Ruby Lu, Brave and True
(Youtube)
Rum Pum Pum
(Youtube)
Sadako
(Youtube)
Saint_George_and_the_Dragon
(Youtube)
Sarah_Plain_And_Tall
(Youtube)
Say-Hey and the Babe
(Youtube)

School Nurse from the Black Lagoon
(Youtube)
Schools help us Learn
(Youtube)

Sebastian
(Youtube)
A Seed is Sleepy

Shadow
(Youtube)
Shadow Dance
(Youtube)
Shipwrecked
(Youtube)
Show_and_Tell
(Youtube)
Shredderman
(Youtube)
Skeleton Hiccups
(Youtube)
Skippy jon Jones
(Youtube)
Skippy Jon Jones Class Action
(Youtube)
Sleep like a Tiger
(Youtube)(CCSS)
Smoky_Night
(Youtube)
Snow
(Youtube)
Snowflake_Bentley
(Youtube)
Snowflake_Bentley

(Youtube)
Snowy Day
(Youtube)
Soccer_Cats
(Youtube)
Someone_Bigger
(Youtube)
Song and Dance Ma
(Youtube)
Song_of_the_Water_Boatman
(Youtube)
Song and Dance Man
(Youtube)
Sounds all Around
(Youtube)
So You Want To Be President
(Youtube)
Sparky and Eddie
(Youtube)
Speak_Up_Blanche
(Youtube)
Squirrel_Park
(Youtube)
Staying_Cool
(Youtube)
Stinky
(Youtube)
Strega_Nona
(Youtube)
Super Fudge
(Youtube)
Summer
(Youtube)
Surprise Soup
(Youtube)

Swimmy Finished
(Youtube)
Sylvester_and_the_Magic_Pebble
(Youtube)
Tale of Despereaux
(Youtube)
The_Bear_in_the_Bathtub
(Youtube)
The_Big_Cheese_of_Third_Street
(Youtube)
The_Edible_Pyramid
(Youtube)
The_Egg_Tree
(Youtube)
The_Elevator_Family
(Youtube)
The_Gift_Horse
(Youtube)
The Girl who Loved Cows and Embraced Autism
(Youtube)

The_Goat_Who_Couldn't_Sneeze
(Youtube)
THe_Halloween_House
(Youtube)
The_Hard_Times_Jar
(Youtube)
The_Hello_Goodbye_Window
(Youtube)
The_Little_Ships
(Youtube)
The_Meanest_Thing
(Youtube)
The_Mouse_and_the_Motorcycle
(Youtube)
The Polar Express
(Youtube)
The Sausage Spy
(Youtube)
It's Snowing
(Youtube) CCSS

The_Snow_Glope_Family
(Youtube)
The Snowy Day
(Youtube)
Squashed in the Middle
(Youtube)
The Three Little Pigs
(Youtube)

The_Tale_of_Two_Bad_Mice
(Youtube)
The_Umbrella
(Youtube)
The_Whipping_Boy
(Youtube)
The_Wild_Horses
(Youtube)
The Boxcar Children
(Youtube)
The Magic Finger
(Youtube)
The Mouse and the Motorcycle
(Youtube)
The Whales
(Youtube)
There was a old Lady who Swallowed a Fly
(Youtube)

TJ_Flopp
(Youtube)
Tonight on the Titanic
(Youtube)

Too Many Frogs
(Youtube)
The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse
(Youtube)
True_Story_of_Pocahantas
(Youtube)
Tuesday
(Youtube)
Under the Quilt
(Youtube)
Under the Sea
(Youtube)
The Very Hungry Catepillar
(Youtube)

Visit the Inn of William Blake
(Youtube)
Wait No Paint
(Youtube)
Walking With Henry
(Youtube)
Watching Whales
(Youtube)
We_Love_Dirt
(Youtube)
Wedding Dress Mess
(Youtube)
Weed is a Seed
(Youtube)
What_a_Treasure
(Youtube)
What_Do_Authors_Do
(Youtube)
What_Happens_When_You_Run
(Youtube)
What_a_Treasure
(Youtube)
Wheel_of_Misfortune
(Youtube)
When_Molly_was_in_the_Hospital
(Youtube)
When_Sophie_Gets_Angry
(Youtube)
When I Was Little
(Youtube)
Where_the_Wild_Things_Are
(Youtube)
Whiskers_Rhymes
(Youtube)
The Wizard of Oz
(Youtube)
Who's that on Plymouth Rock?
(Youtube)
Why-Mosquitoes Bite
(Youtube)
Wild Bears
(Youtube)
William Blake's Inn
(Youtube)
Wizards
(Youtube)
Yakov and The Seven Thieves
(Youtube)
Yellow Boat
(Youtube)
You can't go to School *aked
(Youtube)

Zen Shorts
(Youtube)




 
 
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