Drama! Bring out the risk taking, creativity in your young actors this Thanksgiving with this fun script for reading and fluency. Complete with fun props, which are entirely optional, you could have a full blown Oscar worthy performance! With hats, speech bubbles and puppets, let the children decide how to perform this Thanksgiving tale. Perfect for literacy groups with 12 in the cast.
The script is designed for 3rd-5th grade. With a focus on the history of the traditional American Thanksgiving story of pilgrims and Indians, this drama will reinforce the children’s understanding as well as reinforcing reading fluency.
The performance takes approximately 12 minutes once rehearsed. The props are easy to print and go, with simple preparation involving nothing more than construction paper, scissors and glue.
Bring this engaging and funny reading activity into your classroom this Thanksgiving and enjoy the kiddos’ creativity.
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