Reader's Theater is a fun and effective technique for building students' fluency.  It presents literature in a dramatic form that allows students to enjoy reading in a whole new way.

Below are resources and links for reader's theater scripts and how to implement them in your classroom!

For more ideas on improving students' fluency, click here. 



Collection of Reader's Theater Scripts
Reader's Theater Scripts from Aaron Shepard Story Cart Free Scripts Zoom Playhouse Scripts Leveled Reader's Theater Scripts from Reading A-Z
Reading Lady Scripts Reader's Theater Collection Reader's Theater Titles  
Whootie Owl's Scripts Social Studies Scripts Second Grade Scott Foresman Reader's Theater Scripts
(Look for them under each unit)
Individual Reader's Theater Scripts
The Hat
by Jan Brett
Little House on the Prairie
by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Tacky the Penguin
by Helen Lester
Owl Moon
by Jane Yolen
by Gail Gibbons
The True Story of the Three Little Pigs
by Jon Scieszka
Go Home Goldie Traditional Rumpelstiltskin
Goldilocks and the Three Bears Cap O'Rushes Lesson Plan The Other Cinderella
by Cara Bafile
Water Cycle Adventure
from Enchanted Learning
by Roald Dahl
Pippi Goes to School
by Astrid Lingren
The Hobbit: Riddles in the Dark
by J.R.R. Tolkien
The Best Present in the World
by Penelope Bender
Charlotte's Web
by E.B. White
St. Patrick's Day
from Ms. McGowan's site
Columbus Day A Mother's Day Surprise
by Lois Lewis
The Spelling Ace
by Cara Bafile
Can Humpty Dumpty Be Saved?
by Lois Lewis
A Turkey Takes a Stand
by Lois Lewis
Rapunzel's Rap
by Cara Bafile
Piggie Pie
by Margie Palatini
The Herbie Jones Reader's Theater
by Suzy Kline
Brave Irene
by William Steig
Duke Ellington
by Andrea Davis Pinkney
Through My Eyes
by Ruby Bridges
The Baby Beebee Bird
by Diane Redfield Massie
The Three Billy Goats Gruff Arthur Series: D.W. Gets Her Library Card
by Marc Brown
Three Little Pigs
by James Marshall
Arthur's Christmas
by Marc Brown
Cinderella Bigfoot
by Mike Thaler
Click, Clack, Moo: Cows that Type
by Doreen Cronin
The Frog Prince Continued
by Jon Scieszka
Goldilocks and the Three Bears
by James Marshall
by Kevin Henkes
by Kevin Henkes
Sheila Rae the Brave
by Kevin Henkes
by Janell Cannon
The Gingerbread Boy
by Deb Smith
The Great Kapok Tree
by Lynne Cherry
The Principal's New Clothes
by Stephanie Calmenson
Wemberly Worried
by Kevin Henkes
A Weekend With Wendell
by Kevin Henkes
The Hallo-Weiner
by Dav Pilkey
The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything
by Linda Williams

If you have any scripts you would like to share, please email BTC!