The form can be used for any piece of literature. Students write about the theme, setting, characters and events. Fits with most common core standards for reading and writing about themes. (multi-age).
Presents 5 different ideas for a great oral presentation, from "dramatic" (act out a scene or tell the story from a different point of view) to "scrappy" (create a believable scrapbook for one character and be prepared to explain it).Common Core: ELA - RL5.6, RL4.6