Directly aligned to the common core standards for traditional literature, students will actively engage in character dialogue to help identify common themes pulled from the morals in these 8 classic Aesop fables written in these entertaining Reader’s Theater scripts! By providing more than 24 individualized parts on varying reading levels, ALL students will have a chance to practice fluency, utilize expression, and increase their basic knowledge of the common themes found in these classic stories!
8 Scripts include the following fables focusing on these specific themes:
The Hunter and the Woodsman Theme: Bravery
The Stag and the Antlers Theme: Appreciation
The Ant and the Grasshopper Theme: Procrastination
The Boy Who Cried Wolf Theme: Honesty
The Ant and the Dove Theme: Kindness
The Farmer and his Sons Theme: Perseverance
The Hare and the Tortoise Theme: Patience
The Great Oak and the Reeds Theme: Humility
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Additional Reader's Theater Sets of Differentiated Stories
Best Seller! Reader's Theater: 4 Leveled Native American Legends
Reader's Theater: Native American Legends by Region (intermediate)
Reader's Theater: 4 Leveled American Tall Tales
Reader's Theater: Stone Fox (differentiated script!)
Reader's Theater: Aztec, Incan, & Mayan Civilization Myths
Reader's Theater: 4 leveled Greek Myth Scripts
Reader's Theater: Cultural Cinderella Versions (differentiated levels)
Reader's Theater: 4 Leveled Explorer Tales!
Reader's Theater: Behavior & Back to School!
Reader's Theater: Martin Luther King set of differentiated scripts
Reader's Theater: Christmas Around the World (differentiated levels)
Additional Theme Resources
Best Selling: Theme Assessment
Finding the Theme Group Scoot Game
Finding the Theme Bingo Game
QR Activity: THEME Task Card Game
Theme Assessment: Finding Themes in Literature
Additional Reader's Theater Whole Class Scripts (for 18-24 parts)
Reader's Theater: We the People (Branches of Government)
Reader's Theater: War of 1812
Reader's Theater: The Boston Tea Party
Reader's Theater: The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere
Reader's Theater: The Northwest Ordinance
Reader's Theater: Steps to Statehood!
Reader's Theater: Johnny Appleseed
Reader's Theater: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
Reader's Theater: Immigration: Welcome to America!
Reader's Theater: Idioms As Easy as ABC!
Reader's Theater: Journey to Freedom (Underground Railroad)
Reader's Theater: Memorial Day Message
Reader's Theater: Rosa Parks (3 differentiated reading levels)
Reader Theater Bundle Packs!
Reader's Theater Bundle: Myths, Legends, & Tall Tales
Social Studies Readers' Theater Super Bundle (13 plays!)
BEST SELLING LANGUAGE ARTS BUNDLES:
4th Grade LA Spiral Common Core Review Set
Text Structure Bundle
Genre Activity Bundle!
QR Task Card Bundle of Common Core Standards
Teacher Evaluation Evidence Binder (OTES Model)
Behavior Management & Economics Based Program
Back to School Intermediate Bundle
Yearlong Technology Quick Checks!
Editable Students Data Binders for Intermediate Students
ASSESSEMENTS AND TEST PREP!
4TH Grade Benchmark Assessments for LA Literature
LA Common Core Assessment Bundle!
PARCC 4th Grade Literature Test Prep Packet
4th Grade Map Skills Assessment & Vocab Cards
PARCC 4th Grade Informational Test Prep Packet
4th Grade Ohio Social Studies Air Test Prep Scoot!
4th Grade Social Studies Assessment Mega Bundle!
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