Reinforce the concepts of the water cycle through a fun reader's theatre! Join the four water droplets, Quench, HtwoO, Thirst and Aqua on their adventure through the cycle.
Also check out the Water Cycle Reader's Theatre Podcast!
This script on RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES involves students in reading and reviewing information about six sources of natural energy that can be continually recycled. The script incorporates humor and contemporary language and references. It’s part of a collection in my book CURRICULUM-BASED READERS T
This outline is designed for fourth graders to deliver a presentation simulating a weather forecast. The script is designed for a group of three, but could be adapted easily. The script is designed to add to a group's weather map creation.
"The Earth Day Hen and Friends" (Grade K—1)
an original Readers Theater by Carol Montgomery
"Perfect for my Kindys!" as one teacher declared. This script makes it easy to introduce young ones to a potentially complex subject.
Do you want to motivate your students t
This set of 6 Guided Reading Play Scripts looks at man's impact on the environment - in the context of five different habitats: a pond, the rainforest, the poles, the desert and the ocean - and what we as the human race can do to undo the harm done.
Please note: Teaching time of 40 minutes is very a
Earth Day is a day that is set aside to bring awareness to environmental problems and possible solutions. I tend to spend the entire month of April focusing on ecology and Green Living activities. This play can be performed on stage or in a classroom as a Readers’ Theater.
The Great Outd
This resource includes the Water Cycle Reader's Theatre Script and a podcast of the script to bring the text alive!
Reinforce the concepts of the water cycle through a fun reader's theatre & podcast! Join the four water droplets, Quench, HtwoO, Thirst and Aqua on their adventure through the cyc
Common Core Aligned
Reading And Science Integration: Life In The Arctic
Scripts with Content for Intermediate Readers.
This Reader’s Theater Script is a great resource to use in your classroom in many ways: literature circles, small group, cen
Reading And Science Integration: The Butterfly And the Bee (Environment/Characteristics)
Scripts with Content for Intermediate Readers
The script will make reference to:
Bees and butterflies characteristics.
This package includes:
This script is used during a unit on severe weather. After learning about the weather, how it forms, and ways to stay safe, students complete a weather report. Each student has a job, camera operator, anchor, director, or producer. The students choose their weather event, write their script, design t
This assembly or class play looks at man's impact on the environment - in the context of five different habitats: a pond, the rainforest, the Poles, the Desert and the Ocean - and what we as the human race can do to undo the harm done.
As this play was originally written whilst I was in the UK, the
Reading And Science Integration: "The Butterfly And The Bee" (Environment/Characteristics)
Scripts with Content for Intermediate Readers
by The RT Shop
This Reader’s Theater Package it’s a great resource to use in your class
This set of podcasts/reader’s theaters covers different aspects of the Dust Bowl that took place in the Dirty Thirties (1930-1940). There are five scripts in total with each script containing three individual speaking parts. When being recorded, each script produces between a four to five-minute podc
“Recycling: Taming the Plastic Monster!” is a short science play introducing recycling — specifically the theory and process of recycling plastic — and explores related topics of pollution, landfills, toxins and the impact of recycling on the environment. Playscript contains full set, stage, costume
This 10 minute play can be used as an instructional piece or as a performance play for parents and grandparents to enjoy!
There is no memorization for the kids, but they will have lines as they repeat the narrator in this adorable play that teaches children moral lessons (don't judge others and help
Reading And Science Integration: Life In The Arctic, Full Pack
(Arctic Environment, Polar Bears, Arctic Foxes, Lemmings)
Reading And Writing Activities
This Reader’s Theater Script is a great resource to use in your classroom in many ways: literature circles, small group, centers, or teacher table.
This script on Energy involves students in reading and reviewing information about renewable and nonrenewable energy sources. The script incorporates humor and contemporary language and references. It appears in my book DRAMATIZING THE CONTENT WITH CURRICULUM-BASED READERS THEATRE, originally publish
This is a musical I wrote about taking care of the environment. It is designed so that your students are teaching the audience about habitats, food webs, natural resources, and recycling. All the songs are my originals. The songs include the guitar chords in them, but you can adapt to other instru
Christian Skits for Use with Actors and/or Puppets
Skit 7: Dr. Rubenstein Grinds it Up
In a series of ten lessons, Christian Skits address science from the standpoint of Christian values. Science plays a huge ro
These resources form the basis of an assembly on earthquakes. My class performed the assembly at the end of a topic/project unit on earthquakes. It gave the children an opportunity to show the learning and teaching that had taken place throughout the topic. It was performed to the rest of the school
SLIME is an award winning play script for children with a theme that focuses on the ecology of a pond and the effects of pollution.
It is one of a series of science based plays that make learning about science fun while embracing other areas of the curriculum, such as speaking and listening.
Rainforest Class Play
Cast of 30 - easily adaptable up or down
Duration - around 20 minutes (depending on amount of music used)
This class play looks at the most amazing rainforest of them all - appropriately named, The Amazonian Rainforest. With a cast featuring poisonous frogs, blood-sucking bats,
I have included the lesson plan with the readers' theater, so all you have to do it print and enjoy!
I used this Readers’ Theater with my fourth graders. It was a springboard into our BIG IDEA topic of Environments, and it also led to great conversation about cause and effect.
We know that cause a
Weather around the World Class Play
This script is suitable for any year group in Key Stage II i.e. years 3, 4, 5 and 6. The text and concepts are generally simple with examples of Polar, Tropical and Temperate climate zones.
Around 15 minutes not including any of the music suggestions.
As you study the different water environments, especially oceans, rivers, lakes, ponds, and estuaries, this readers theatre will be a way for students to learn and review the characteristics of each in a new way. Students will be able to take on the role of a shark, frog, river otter, or crab and re
“How Birds Fly” is a short life science play exploring the phenomenon of bird flight, covering basic bird anatomy and physics of flight with particular reference to feathers, wing shape and flight pattern. Playscript contains full set, stage, costume directions along with useful staging tips.
“Sources of Energy” is a short earth science play introducing the concept of energy storage and transfer, along with terms including potential and kinetic energy, thermal energy, solar energy, radiation, conduction and convection. Playscript contains full set, stage, costume directions along with use
This document has a script for a play or skit that your students can put on after learning about food chains, food webs, and habitats and biomes. We used this as our culminating activity or STEAM project at the end of a science chapter about food chains, food webs, habitats and biomes. I used this
This two page, three part script is perfect for small reading groups. Not only will students get conservation content, but they will get the opportunity to improve reading fluency. In addition, students will choose an audience, a conservation topic, and write a persuasive letter. This project woul
A Biologist and marine zoologist, Carson’s books shared her love of nature, especially the ocean and its inhabitants. Her book, Silent Spring, sparked concern in how chemical pesticides were harming our environment. Carson helped to start the environmental movement in our country, which led to the c