This collection of over 20 well known and not so well known tales will be invaluable to teachers in American schools as they do their usual units of study in American history and literature in the upper elementary and middle school grades.... readers theatre scripts (after experiencing prepared scripts such as those in this book or scripts that you create using books and literature shared in regular reading ... Readers theatre helps students focus on the integration of all the language arts: reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Children begin to see that effective communication and the comprehension of text are inexorably intertwined. ... It goes beyond onea#39;s ability to remember details or recall factual information from text.
|Title||:||American Folklore, Legends, and Tall Tales for Readers Theatre|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2008-10-30|