This product includes a Reader’s Theater describing the Chinese Legend of the different animals (Zodiac Signs). The Jade Emperor had different animals race. The order in which the animals finished the race determined the Chinese New Year calendar. There are 22 roles in the 3 page skit. Students have a character necklace that they can wear. You can easily print, hole punch, and attach the necklaces with yarn. Students get the corresponding highlighted script so the students can easily follow along. The Fry’s Readability Level of the script is Grade 2. It can easily be used with first or third grade students as well. My students love acting out the story. Plus, Reader’s Theaters are a great way to help promote fluency. At the end of the Reader’s Theater, students can complete the comprehension activity. The comprehension activity involves students filling in the blanks to 12 questions.