Category Archives: Scripts

Fifth Graders Perform a Fractured Fairy Tale in Reader’s Theater Format

These fifth graders (shown below) in Crookston, MN are having a blast with reader’s theater, performing “The Three Little Wolfies and the Big Bad Pig.” Fractured fairy tales are a popular genre for students. As you can see in the … Continue reading

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Free Activity – Have Students Make Their Scripts

Here is just one drama activity idea of many featuring an opportunity for reader’s theater. The website linked below is a great resource for educational activities … and you can modify the lesson plan to fit your own classroom needs! … Continue reading

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Playbooks® introduces Reader's Theater Jr™!

This is a unique series of ten important early childhood topic sets, each of which include one full length reader’s theater story and five mini stories which are designed to be read first and help prepare young readers for the … Continue reading

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Choral Reading

Choral reading is a fantastic way to introduce students to reader’s theater if they are very young, shy, or below grade level with reading skills. However, it can be expensive to purchase a book copy for every student in order … Continue reading

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Teacher, author becomes one of his characters

By Phyllis Moore The Wayne County Public Schools’ Teacher of the Year got a Surprise recently when he found himself depicted as a character of one of his children’s books. Gregory Brown, a first- and fourth-grade Reading Recovery teacher and … Continue reading

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