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Teacher Resources by Grade
|1st - 2nd||3rd - 4th|
|5th - 6th||7th - 8th|
|9th - 10th||11th - 12th|
|Grades||3 – 5|
|Lesson Plan Type||Recurring Lesson|
|Estimated Time||Four 60-minute sessions|
Grades 3 – 5 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson
Students produce a Readers Theatre performance to compete to be named the Reading Idol. Students vote on the final performances and record them as podcasts.
Grades 3 – 12 | Printout | Assessment Tool
This rubric is designed to be used for any Readers Theatre performance. Students are scored both individually in the areas of delivery and cooperation and as a group in the area of active, on-task participation.
Grades 1 – 5 | Strategy Guide
Readers Theatre integrates oral reading, literature, and the performing arts. This strategy can entice the most reluctant and disinterested reader to become engaged in reading.
ACTIVITIES & PROJECTS
Grades K – 6 | Activity & Project
Children choose their favorite songs, dances, poems, or stories to act out in a talent show for friends and family.