World History Readers' Theater Grade 5-8

World History Readers' Theater Grade 5-8

by Robert W. Smith
     
 

Why use Readers' Theater in history classes? The format gives students a sense of involvement with the human dramas that make up history. Performers can feel the excitement as Archimedes 'discovers' the displacement of water. They can relate to the terrors of a slave's passage from Africa to the Americas. They can imagine the tension of wading through the water at

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Why use Readers' Theater in history classes? The format gives students a sense of involvement with the human dramas that make up history. Performers can feel the excitement as Archimedes 'discovers' the displacement of water. They can relate to the terrors of a slave's passage from Africa to the Americas. They can imagine the tension of wading through the water at Omaha Beach as bullets strike their buddies. Each script (12-15 per book) is accompanied by background information, literature connections, extension activities, and discussion questions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781420639988
Publisher:
Teacher Created Resources, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/28/2008
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
614,621
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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