Reader's theater is a fun and engaging way to read a novel with your class. It is especially helpful in teaching fluency and tone.
Below is a typed Reader's Theater for Chapter 9 of "The Boy in The Striped Pajamas."
There are some roles that are made intentionally shorter (or longer) for heterogenous classes with a variety of reading levels.
The shorter roles in this reader's theater are :
Narrator 1: 1-2 Lines
Narrator 4: 1-2 Lines
Bruno: 1-2 Lines
Herr Liszt 1-2 Lines
The longer roles are:
Narrator 2: 1-4 Lines
Narrator 3: 1-6 Lines
Narrator 5: 1-5 Lines
Common core. Reader's theater. Fiction. Historical Fiction. Reading level. Tone of voice. Fluency.