Made into Movies: The Best Book to Film Adaptations
We are all aware of the importance of reading, but motivating students to open a book can be difficult. In this series, Made into Movies, we’ve gathered some of the best film adaptations of favorite books to spark kids’ interest in reading. Watching the films can serve as a reward for finishing the related book, inspire children to read the book after seeing the film, or accompany a reader as they are making their way through a series.
Click an image below to discover the best book to movie adaptions for various reading levels.
Many of these books can be found on K12’s reading lists. Be sure to include your favorite books made into movies in the comments.
If you loved this list be sure to check our Best Movies for Teaching American History series.
Peter Spain is a contributing writer for Learning Liftoff and a manager at K12. A graduate from George Mason University, Peter has worked for several years in the education and entertainment industry. He strives to make learning fun for children by contributing to the games and activities section of the site, and keeping an eye out for advancements in edutainment.