Thanksgiving Readers' Theater - Thanksgiving with Mr. Loony - Grades 3-6

Thanksgiving Readers' Theater - Thanksgiving with Mr. Loony - Grades 3-6
Thanksgiving Readers' Theater - Thanksgiving with Mr. Loony - Grades 3-6
Thanksgiving Readers' Theater - Thanksgiving with Mr. Loony - Grades 3-6
Thanksgiving Readers' Theater - Thanksgiving with Mr. Loony - Grades 3-6
Thanksgiving Readers' Theater - Thanksgiving with Mr. Loony - Grades 3-6
Thanksgiving Readers' Theater - Thanksgiving with Mr. Loony - Grades 3-6
Thanksgiving Readers' Theater - Thanksgiving with Mr. Loony - Grades 3-6
Thanksgiving Readers' Theater - Thanksgiving with Mr. Loony - Grades 3-6
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Thanksgiving - Readers' Theater Literacy Toolkit: "Thanksgiving with Mr. Loony": From chainsaws to teddy bears to potato scavenger hunts, Mr. Loony's ideas for celebrating Thanksgiving are . . . well . . . loony.

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This Thanksgiving readers' theater literacy toolkit is also available as part of a discounted bundle of the entire Mr. Loony Collection:
*BACK-TO-SCHOOL, THANKSGIVING, AND GROUNDHOG DAY READERS' THEATER: THE MR. LOONY COLLECTION.
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This 29-page Thanksgiving readers' theater activity pack makes a terrific reading activity for Thanksgiving or anytime! It includes the following:

>"Thanksgiving with Mr. Loony": 6-page readers' theater script for 5-8 readers
>Sound Effects: Cue Cards
>Vocabulary: Word Work activity
>Cause and Effect graphic organizer activity
>An overview of readers' theater & the four elements of fluent reading

The script includes sound effects for which students may choose to include audience participation. Cue cards are provided that students can use to cue the audience for a unique, interactive readers' theater performance.

The script also 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.

If you choose to do script-based vocabulary instruction, the Word Work vocabulary activity included with the script uses four of the “Watch-out words!” for more in-depth vocabulary study. A Sample Answer Key is included.

If you want to strengthen students' reading comprehension skills, you can use the Cause and Effect graphic organizer activity as another extension of the script. A Sample Answer Key is included.

A basic overview of readers' theater is also provided, including information on the four essential components of reading fluency—accuracy, rate, phrasing, and expression.
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Also, consider my other readers' theater bundles:
* READERS' THEATER MEGA BUNDLE OF SILLINESS

* READERS' THEATER POETRY BUNDLE
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