This collection of funny, memorable short plays enhance your vocabulary instruction by providing students an opportunity to interact with essential words in active and authentic ways. Each play teaches 8-10 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! 72 pages. How to use this product: Create a Role for the Dictionary: During some readings of the plays, you may want to assign a student or students the role of the Dictionary. The Dictionary halts the play reading and shares the definition of the vocabulary word. You might even want to challenge the Dictionary to answer any questions about the pronunciation or meaning of the vocabulary word!