Here is an engaging and exciting way to integrate social studies and reading! Students use this reader's theater to get a deeper understanding of how the explorers impacted the New World. At the same time, they are able to practice their reading, speaking, and performing skills.
The story is about an explorer that comes to the new land and interacts with the Native Americans. After the relationship is built, the explorer and his men eventually take over the new land forcing the Native Americans to live new lives.
This product includes:
• suggestions for implementing the reader's theater
• pictures and ideas for props
• reader's theater "Of A Different World" (9 half pages long, includes 5 characters
Additional resources on New World Explorers:
New World Explorer Research