Looking for an engaging and informative way to teach United States History? Trying to incorporate literacy?
Book 1 of my US History Reader's Theatre helps teach students about early United States History in a fun and exciting way. This document includes an annotated teacher's edition, five informative scripts, and two assessment opportunities for each read. The scripts are sequentially structured and include the following:
Our American Beginnings: The students will read about Native American origins in the Americas.
New Arrivals: The students will read about Christopher Columbus and his first exploration to the New World.
A New Empire Strikes: The students will read about the early Spanish conquistadors and their claims in the New World.
Enslaved: The students will read about the origins of slavery in America.
The English Have Arrived: The students will read about English colonization of the New World.
TRY BEFORE YOU BUY! - A free sampler for the first reader's theatre script can be found here - Our American Beginnings Sampler