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Readers Theatre

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Readers Theatre

Grades 3 – 5
Lesson Plan Type Recurring Lesson
Estimated Time Four 60-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Laurie A. Henry, Ph.D.

Laurie A. Henry, Ph.D.

Lexington, Kentucky

Publisher

International Reading Association

 

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Carl

June 05, 2014

Thank you, I will be using some of these methods and changing them for my ESL summer camp.

 

Jennifer

May 02, 2013

Thank you so much for the valuable ideas you provided! I'm taking reader's theater a step further to having students write their own short story, then writing a script based on it. The students will benefit from your lesson ideas and resources!

 

Amie

February 13, 2012

This article was extremely helpful! I am taking teaching creative arts right now, and we briefly discussed reader's theatre, but this article really helped me understand what it is and how to incorporate it into future lessons! Thank you from a preservice educator!

 

Denielle

November 10, 2011

Thank you so much for posting this example of reader's theater for new teachers to see!

 

Molly

September 24, 2011

The evaluation link appears to not be working again. I'd love to see an example.

 

Wes Ford

June 06, 2011

Sara,

Thanks for catching this! We have since changed the link to another evaluation. We appreciate your comment and your use of ReadWriteThink.org.

Wes Ford
Associate Editor

 

Sara

May 03, 2011

The link to the evaluation is no longer working. Is there another evaluation that has worked well in the past?

 

Lindsey

January 31, 2011

This is exactly what I was looking for in a reader's theatre lesson. Thank You!

 

 

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