Read-Aloud Plays

Revolutionary War

Author: Dallas Murphy

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780590033251

Category: Education

Page: 64

View: 5137

"5 short plays for the classroom with background information, writing prompts, and creative activities"--Cover.

Read-Aloud Plays Immigration

Author: Sarah Glasscock

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780590644587

Category: Education

Page: 64

View: 4051

Five short, thought-provoking plays for the classroom feature background information and questions, and offer dramatic portrayals of immigrant life. Students can learn about Irish who escaped starvation in the 1850s; Chinese who arrived through Angel Island; Russian Jews who escaped pogroms; and Cubans who fled their country on daring boat journeys. Illustrations.

Read-aloud Plays

Author: Horace Holley

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: American drama

Page: 133

View: 1497

Read-aloud Plays

Classic Short Stories

Author: Mack Lewis

Publisher: Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780545204569

Category: Education

Page: 72

View: 1464

The repeated readings students do while “rehearsing” these plays help build fluency and comprehension skills.

Fluency Practice Read-Aloud Plays

Grades 1 - 2

Author: Kathleen M. Hollenbeck

Publisher: Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780439554190

Category: Education

Page: 80

View: 2464

Provides teaching ideas and strategies to help students build oral fluency.

10 Easy-To-Read American History Plays That Reach All Kinds of Readers

Reproducible, Read-Aloud Plays on Key Topics That Help Struggling Readers Learn

Author: Sarah Glasscock

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780439156073

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 80

View: 1047

All students love learning history with these exciting, easy-to-read plays. The plays are all written on a 3rd grade reading level, so even your most challenged readers will be successful. Topics covered include Columbus’s explorations, Jamestown, the Pilgrims, the Boston Tea Party, the Underground Railroad, the Civil War, Immigration, and more. Also includes creative activities, Web and literature links, background information, and vocabulary lists. For use with Grades 4-8.

Read-Aloud Plays

World War II

Author: Alexandra Hanson-Harding

Publisher: Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780439518956

Category: Education

Page: 64

View: 5055

Twenty Terrific Mini-plays that Build Reading Skills

Author: Tracey West

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780439201049

Category: Education

Page: 128

View: 8843

Build fluency and foster reading skills with these fast and fun read-aloud plays on favorite topics you teach. Topics include the 50 States, the Underground Railroad, Thanksgiving, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Nellie Bly, tornado chasers, space, and more. Each play comes with background information, a discussion question, writing prompt, book and Internet links, and a fun, cross-curricular activity. For use with Grades 2-4.

Read Aloud Plays

The Middle Ages

Author: Jeanette Sanderson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780590769938

Category: Education

Page: 96

View: 6323

8 short plays for the classroom with background information, writing prompts, and creative activities.

Practice with Purpose

Literacy Work Stations for Grades 3-6

Author: Debbie Diller

Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers

ISBN: 1571103953

Category: Education

Page: 217

View: 2349

Shows teachers how to establish and manage literacy learning centers, small areas of the classroom that contain supplies allowing for self-directed learning.

Perfect Plays for Building Vocabulary

10 Short Read-aloud Plays with Activity Pages that Teach 100+ Key Vocabulary Words in Context

Author: Justin McCory Martin

Publisher: Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780545150484

Category: Education

Page: 72

View: 4876

Learning 100+ must-know vocabulary words is painless with these kid-pleasing classroom plays! Each play teaches a group of key words in context and includes fun, follow-up reproducibles to ensure the words are never forgotten. A truly innovative resource that meets the Core Standards! For use with Grades 3-4.

Fabulously Funny Idiom Plays

14 Reproducible Read-Aloud Plays That Boost Comprehension by Teaching Kids Dozens and Dozens of Must-Know Idioms: Grades 3-6

Author: Marci Appelbaum,Jeff Catanese

Publisher: Scholastic Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780545204576

Category: Education

Page: 80

View: 9913

This collection of mini-plays makes learning 130 common idioms a breeze! Each short, funny script introduces 7 to 10 idioms in a favorite theme, such as sports, animals, food, and clothing, and provides the context students need to understand the meaning of these idioms. As they read and practice the scripts, students boost their vocabularies and their language-learning skills. Each play includes teaching tips for introducing the featured idioms and extension activities that make the idioms part of students’ oral, written, and reading vocabularies. Also includes a comprehensive glossary of the idioms. For use with Grades 3–6.

Folk and Fairy Tale Plays for Building Fluency

8 Engaging, Read-Aloud Plays Based on Favorite Tales to Help Boost Students' Word Recognition, Comprehension, and Fluency

Author: Carol Pugliano-Martin

Publisher: Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780545174589

Category: Education

Page: 64

View: 1150

Plays are a great way to give students the repeated reading practice they need to become fluent readers. Written at students' independent reading level, these whimsical folk and fairy tale plays will capture students' interest and motivate them to read and practice their lines, helping them to improve automaticity, reading rate, expression, and phrasing. Includes tips for building fluency, a teacher rubric, a student self-assessment checklist, and background information, discussion questions, and extension activities for each play. For use with Grades 2–3.

Just-Right Plays: 15 Plays About Famous Americans For Emergent Readers

Author: Carol Pugliano-Martin

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780439323338

Category: Drama

Page: 48

View: 5217

Connect reading and social studies with 15 engaging and easy-to-read plays about famous Americans such as George Washington, Betsy Ross, Martin Luther King, Jr., Pocahontas, Harriet Tubman, and more! Kids will enjoy learning about these fascinating figures while building reading and oral-language skills. Designed for emergent readers, the plays feature simple, predictable language, as well as rhyme and repetition. Includes background information and extension activities. For use with Grades K-2.

Poetry Mini-Plays Flip Chart

20 Just-Right Rhyming Read-Aloud Plays to Build Early Fluency Skills

Author: Rebecca Dotlich

Publisher: Scholastic Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9780545035125

Category: Education

Page: 20

View: 8465

Boost early fluency with these adorable rhyming mini-plays young learners can read all by themselves! Topics include frogs, pumpkins, snowmen, insects, and more. Perfect for whole-class, group, or partner use. Written by beloved children’s poet Rebecca Kai Dotlich. For use with Grades K–2.

Time Warped

Five Read-Aloud Plays That S-T-R-E-T-C-H the Truth about the Past

Author: Bruce Berger,Larry Nolte

Publisher: Cottonwood Press

ISBN: 9781877673467

Category: Drama

Page: 121

View: 9851

Time Warped is a book of five read-aloud plays that stretch the truth about the past. With plays such as "Renaissance Reform School" and "The Idiodyssey," this book will have students laughing as they try to decipher what is real and what is not. The other plays are "The Schmikings," "There's No Ages Like Dark Ages," and "The Mummy's Purse." The plays make great scripts for audio recordings, and students love supplying the sound effects. Each play includes follow-up activities for writing, discussion, and research.

Promise You Won't Get Mad

And Other Read-Aloud Plays for Young People

Author: Amy K. Rider

Publisher: Cottonwood Press

ISBN: 9781877673399

Category: Drama

Page: 84

View: 576

Four plays that bring up serious issues such as stealing, peer pressure, lying to parents, risk taking, and gossip, are accompanied by discussion questions, writing topics, and critical thinking activities.

Comprehension During Guided, Shared, and Independent Reading, Grades K - 6

Author: Patricia M. Cunningham,Dorothy P. Hall,James W. Cunningham

Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing

ISBN: 1609963636

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 224

View: 2418

Learn when and how to teach comprehension using Comprehension during Guided, Shared, and Independent Reading for grades K–6. This 224-page book includes step-by-step lessons and research-based strategies that can be adapted for any student or any classroom. This book gives a glimpse into classrooms using these strategies, as well as suggestions for materials needed, planning, and grouping students and a list of recommended children's books.

Live! From the Classroom! It's Mythology!

Five Read-Aloud Plays Based on Hero Myths from Around the World

Author: Cheryl Miller Thurston,Laurie Hopkins Etzel

Publisher: Cottonwood Press

ISBN: 9781877673597

Category: Education

Page: 83

View: 5478

Adventure and magic are found in these funny, fast-paced plays based on hero myths from cultures from around the world: Viking, Greek, Native American, Chinese, and Mesopotamian. Background material and follow-up activities are also included.

Civil War

Five Short Plays for the Classroom with Backround Information

Author: Timothy Nolan

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780590028974

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 2598

A collection of short plays about the Civil War designed for use on the classroom. Includes historical information, suggested readings, and classroom activities.