Readers' Theater Scripts

Readers' Theater scripts are brief, dramatic performances your students can perform in the classroom.  The scripts are written for 2nd, 3rd, 4th,and 5th grade classrooms. 

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An entertaining reader's theater script about three children who want to have a bear as a pet.  (6 characters, 5 page script)
2nd through 4th Grades
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A hungry kickball team wishes for popcorn and, like magic, their wish is granted.  (8 characters, 4 page script)
2nd through 4th Grades
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Pirates are about to embark on their first adventure.  (7 characters, 3 page script)
2nd through 4th Grades
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Story about a class of students who visit the zoo to learn about the animals.  (17 characters,  6 page script)
2nd through 4th Grades
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An fun readers' theater about a girl who earns money and saves up for a purple basketball.  (10 characters, 4 page script)
2nd through 4th Grades
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Several friends go on a train ride and learn about trains.  (9 characters, 6 page script)
2nd through 4th Grades
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Caleb is determined to find out what's happening to all his missing socks. Will he ever solve the mystery? (7 characters, 4 page script)
3rd Grade
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In this story, a young princess seeks a knight to rescue her dog Mimi, who captured by a fierce, sneezing dragon named Atchoo! (7 characters, 5 page script)
3rd Grade
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See also:
Second Grade Reading Comprehension Worksheets

Third Grade Reading Comprehension Worksheets

Fourth Grade Reading Comprehension Worksheets

Fifth  Grade Reading Comprehension Worksheets