Readers' Theater Collection of Scripts: MOTHER GOOSE INTERRUPTED:
In this 8-script collection of fast and funny readers’ theater scripts, Mother Goose is continually interrupted—whether by a confused nursery-rhyme listener, five talking toes, or an irate Mother Hubbard who wants to set the record straight about her empty cupboard.
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This readers' theater collection is also available as part of two different discounted bundles:
*READERS' THEATER MEGA BUNDLE OF SILLINESS
*READERS' THEATER BUNDLE OF FUNNY FLUENCY SCRIPTS
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The readers' theater scripts in the collection are based on the following nursery rhymes:
*Hey, Diddle, Diddle (2 readers)
*Hickory Dickory Dock (3 readers)
*Humpty Dumpty (3 readers)
*Little Miss Muffet (2 readers)
*Old Mother Hubbard (2 readers)
*Pat-a-cake, Pat-a-cake (3 readers)
*This Little Piggy (6 readers)~This script is also available as a stand-alone, FREE download
*Three Little Kittens (4 readers)
Each MOTHER GOOSE INTERRUPTED script is about 3 1/2-pages long and includes a list of “Watch-out words!” This feature highlights challenging words for which students may need help as they practice. These words also make terrific candidates for classroom vocabulary instruction.
For a classroom reading block, readers’ theater can be used as a student-monitored station during small-group instructional time, and Appendix A: Weekly Practice Checklist
provides a framework for students’ day-by-day practice. Furthermore, since the number of readers per MOTHER GOOSE INTERRUPTED script ranges from 2–6, this provides flexibility in the grouping of students.
provides a copy of each of the classic Mother Goose nursery rhymes that underlie the readers' theater scripts.
Additional materials include a basic overview of what readers' theater is, numerous tips and tricks for successful implementation, and a listing of some of the applicable Common Core Standards for grades 3-6.
MOTHER GOOSE INTERRUPTED
is ready to provide a fast, funny, and favorite source of readers' theater fluency practice for your students!
Also, you can find great savings through my other discounted readers' theater bundles:
* HOLIDAY READERS' THEATER ALL-SCHOOL-YEAR FUNNY BUNDLE
* READERS' THEATER POETRY BUNDLE