Presentation on theme: "Fourth Grade Maness Fall 2009"— Presentation transcript:
1 Fourth Grade Maness Fall 2009 Parts of a BookFourth GradeManessFall 2009
2 Cover The COVER tells the reader what the book will be about. Usually includes:picture or illustrationthe title of the bookthe author(s)
3 Title Page The TITLE PAGE repeats the information given on the cover. Provides the reader with information about:the book’s titleit’s author(s)the publisherthe publisher’s locations
4 Copyright PageThe COPYRIGHT PAGE includes copyright information such as:when the book was publishedwho it was published by
5 Dedication The DEDICATION is found in the front of the book. It is a message from the author expressing appreciation to someone for his or her help and support.
6 Table of Contents The TABLE OF CONTENTS lists: the titles of the chapters or units in the bookthe pages on which they begin
7 Preface The PREFACE is an explanation of the book Also may be called the Foreword or Introduction.
8 BodyThe BODY is the text of a book (the story or information).
9 FootnoteThe FOOTNOTE is a note placed at the bottom of a page of a book that comments on or cites a reference.Something related to but of less importance than the larger work.
10 AppendixThe APPENDIX includes supplementary (or extra) information found in the form of:chartsliststablesLocated in the back of a book.Most often found in reference books and textbooks.
11 BibliographyThe BIBLIOGRAPHY is a list of books found in the back of the book.These are either books the author has used for research or books recommended for further study of the topic.
12 Index The INDEX is an alphabetical listing of the subjects or topicsthe pages where they can be locatedIt is found in the back of a book.
13 GlossaryThe GLOSSARY contains definitions of difficult or unfamiliar words that appear in the book.The index:a list of all the topics in a bookIs in alphabetical orderlists the page(s) on which each topic appears