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The Chocolate Touch Reader's Theater
"The Chocolate Touch" by Patrick Skene Catling is a beloved favorite of elementary students. This Reader's Theater script gives students the chance to portray the characters and events in the story. It includes parts for up to eleven students, an explanation of Reader's Theater, and a performance ch
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Reader's Theater:  Tall Tale of Paul Bunyan (differentiated scripts!)
Focus on differentiation while meeting several Common Core Reading standards! This reader’s theater set features the popular tall tale of Paul Bunyan written on 3 separate reading levels for a total of 3 scripts! Each script contains 6-7 parts, making it a perfect activity for centers or leveled g
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Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears Puppets and Reader's Theater
This product includes a reader's theater script based on the folk tale Why Mosquitoes buzz in People's Ears by Verna Aarmdema.There are also 7 print out puppets based on the illustrations of Leo and Diane Dillon. The puppets are a mosquito, a iguana, a python, a rabbit, a crow, a monkey, and an owl.
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The Little Red Hen readers theatre
The Little Red Hen picture book story has been adapted into a readers theatre script for easy recognition of roles for emergent readers. It is colour coded and it has pictures along side each character for assistance. This can be used for mixed ability classes as there are roles for non-readers and
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Readers Theater Script: The Peacock and the Crane Aesop's Fable
Readers theater motivates and engages readers. Used for fluency instruction, it is a proven research-based (best practices) reading strategy that provides a context for authentic reading and re-reading. This script does not have the moral stated, so students can discuss and figure out the message fo
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Reader's Theater "Goldilocks and the Three Bears" Free
The original version of Goldilocks and the Three Bears turned into a Reader's Theater. There are 22 parts (not all speaking parts), but can easily be changed to less or more. Let students have fun making costumes and posters for the scenes. This would make for a fun presentation for parents or other
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Hey, Little Ant! Reader's Theater
Readers theater from the book Hey, Little Ant by Phillip and Hannah Hoose. 1 page. Great for seeing different points of view, reading fluently and with the voice of the characters!
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6th Grade Common Core Practice - RL.6.1, 3 mini-lessons
Finally! Specific, targeted practice for Common Core or LAFS Reading: Literature 6th grade standard RL.6.1 with this NO PREP resource! These questions are specifically for this standard. These three mini-lessons use the research-based "model, guide, assess" (I do, we do, you do) instructional model.
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Free Readers' Theater Script ~ Fractured Fairy Tale Cinderella Readers' Theater
Free Cinderella Fractured Fairy Tale Readers' Theater Script: "Cinder...Really?: The TRUE Story of Cinderella" * * * * * * * * * * * * * * This fractured fairy tale readers' theater freebie is excerpted from my 34-page CINDER..REALLY? Literacy Toolkit, which includes the readers' theater script plu
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Polar Express Reader's Theater
This is a Reader's Theater of the book Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg. It has 5 total parts. It is a great way to put the text in the hands of the students, so they can highlight decriptive words and phrases as well as similies and metaphors.
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Free Davy Crockett Readers Theater Tall Tales (Twisted)-Davy Crockpot-Grades 3-6
Free Davy Crockett-themed Readers' Theater Tall Tale: "Davy Crockpot: A Tall & Twisted Tale" * * * * * * * * * * * * * * This twisted tall tale readers' theater freebie is excerpted from my 29-page DAVY CROCKPOT FREES THE SUN Literacy Toolkit, which includes the readers' theater script plus sup
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Gingerbread Baby Reader's Theatre by Jan Brett
This reader's theatre is based on Jan Brett's book "Gingerbread Baby" Students can perform this reader's theatre as a play by simply following the script while they take on roles from the book. Also included is a link to print masks for each character in the story. This can be a fun activity durin
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Chicken Little Adaptation - Freebie Script!
This freebie is an script adaptation of the play Chicken Little. There are 7 characters (narrator, Henny Lenny, Goosey Loosey, Turkey Lurkey, Ducky Lucky, Swany Lawny, and Foxy Loxy). This play was adapted for my special needs classroom, with repeated words, easy to read words (2nd grade reading le
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Interactive Read Alouds - Critical Thinking
It is important to read to students every day, introduce new genres, engage students, and elicit their responses before, during, and after reading. This is a script, written with the rigor of the Common Core Standards, to elicit students' critical thinking during read aloud time.
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Pig Day Reader's Theater
This reader's theater for Pig Day is adapted from Mo Willems book Happy Pig Day! There is a page describing ways to implement reader's theater into your classroom. Then there is a 2 page Reader's Theater script for 4 or more readers.
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Reader's Theater (Tops and Bottoms)
Have you ever wanted to liven up a classic story? Why not try this Reader's Theater?!?! Every one knows the story Tops and Bottoms, but change it into a Reader's Theater play and you have a totally new way of engaging your students. I did this with my 3rd graders and they absolutely loved it!
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Reader's Theater Brown Bear
A simple Reader's Theater script adapted from the Brown Bear book.
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Readers Theater: The Three Little Pigs
I used this reader's theater during my RL.2.9 unit, comparing versions of a story. It has 5 parts, although there could be more than one narrator. I hope this will also be beneficial to your classroom! This works great with my Three Little Pigs Mini-Unit.
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The Stories Julian Tells Readers' Theater
This readers' theater is an adaptation based on The Stories Julian Tells by Ann Cameron.
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A New Oz Tale - An original play
There's an App for That is a brief look into what might happen if Dorothy happened into the land of Oz with her cell phone in hand. A short play ideal for middle school aged children. The well-known characters of Oz are in a new world with technology and apps, and they get a little holiday help fr
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FREE Script: How Dorothy Saved the Scarecrow
Here is a free script from my Wizard of Oz Reader's Theater Pack (10 Scripts!)! "How Dorothy Saved the Scarecrow" tells the tale of Dorothy meeting the Scarecrow and inviting him to join her journey to Oz. Your students will love this script based on the book The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank
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WEEKLY FREEBIE #55: Shoes From Grandpa (by Mem Fox) - Clothing Props
I designed these clothing props for use with the story Shoes From Grandpa by Mem Fox. However, they may be used in many other stories, songs or as an ESL lesson on clothes. In my own classroom, the students perform play adaptations of the stories they have read that month. I have also included in th
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Reader's Theater: The Snow Queen
Reader's Theater: The Snow Queen Enjoy this abridged version of Hans Christian Andersen's classic fairy tale! Have your students practice their fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension with this beloved story about a little girl's bravery and determination to find her lost friend. This script is also
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The Three Little Pigs Rap
This choral reading was designed for first grade classroom students to chant as a teacher leads the reading. It is said in an up and down quick steady beat like a rap goes. The teacher assistant held up flash cards for the students' part at a presentation for parents. It was used at a cumulative stu
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