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Kids love Readers' Theater, and here's one you can do especially on Presidents Day, or any day during the school year!! It is written for 24 students if you want to do it as a whole class activity, but the parts can easily be divided among a smaller group of students.  The main idea of the Reader's Theater is to get students interested in American history. Most of the facts in this reader's theater are those little known facts that are very interesting!

Presidents Day Readers' Theater script

How to Let Your Students Run for President! A free website for your students to run their own campaign.

As the election season is here, this is a time for getting your students fully immersed into all things that are. So, how would you like to host your own version of the presidential campaign right in your classroom?

Readers Theater Verbal Rubric

Teach Your Child to Read - Readers Theater Student Rubric (This is a free resource.) - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future.

Social Studies: Citizenship is emphasized in the TEKS and this Pledge of Allegiance Book could be a great way to help students understand why we have a pledge and more about practicing good citizenship.

SOCIAL STUDIES: The Pledge of Allegiance Book for Kids

I am on the school news team and I have the job of saying it and I almost cried yesterday cause I finished the book the night before

5 reader's theatre scripts for common folk tales, especially written for emergent readers with simplified language, picture clues, and repetition. Also includes comprehension and story-mapping follow-up activities, which ask students to sequence, draw and orally discuss ideas and offer personal opinions.

Readers' Theater for Emergent Readers

5 reader's theatre scripts for common folk tales, especially written for emergent readers with simplified language and repetition. Also includes co.

Present this two-script readers' theater at your Veterans Day Assembly.  This script will help students understand the history and importance of Veterans Day.   Students will enjoy performing while they practice oral reading fluency. Included are task cards, an activity sheet honoring a veteran, and an internet scavenger hunt. Check out the preview!

Veterans Day Readers' Theater

Black History Month (Ruby Bridges)

Bulletin board goes with "The Crayon Box That Talked." On the crayons, each student writes about how they are different from everyone else.

The Lost Colony Student Investigation!  Have your students explore the clues and the facts to figure out what happened!

Lost Colony of Roanoke Social Studies Investigation: A CSI Investigation

The Lost Colony Student Investigation - Can you gather the evidence? Here, students examine what actually happened to the colonists at Roanoke. Also, a small "picture book project" is included to conclude the activity!