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Resources for Readers Theater


  • Break a Leg! The Kids' Guide to Acting and Stagecraft, by Lise Friedman (Workman, 2001).
  • 15 Easy-to-Read Mini-Book Plays (K-2), by Sheryl Ann Crawford & Nancy I. Sanders (Scholastic, 2001).
  • Folk Tale Plays From Around the World That Kids Will Love!, by Marci Appelbaum and Jeff Catanese (Scholastic, 2001).
  • 25 Just-Right Plays for Emergent Readers (K-1), by Carol Pugliano-Martin (Scholastic, 1998).
  • Readers Theatre for Beginning Readers (Grades 1-4), by Suzanne I. Barchers (Teacher Ideas Press, 1993).
  • Frantic Frogs and Other Frankly Fractured Folktales for Readers Theatre, by Anthony D. Fredericks (Teacher Ideas Press, 1993).