Readers Theatre Handbook

Readers Theatre Handbook

Readers Theatre Handbook

Examines the merits of Readers Theatre as an approach to literary study and guides the student in preparing and staging these readings

From Children s Literature to Readers Theatre

From Children s Literature to Readers Theatre

From Children s Literature to Readers Theatre

How do you get children excited and engaged with books? Get them onstage! Readers Theatre is a staged reading of literature with participants reading from scripts, conveying the book’s story using voice and facial expressions. In this book Poe introduces and shows how to implement the concept, demonstrating how Readers Theatre offers educators an innovative opportunity to acquaint children and young people with quality literature, develop their public-speaking skills, and teach teamwork in an activity that is as entertaining as it is educational. A veteran of many Readers Theatre programs, she explains how to create successful programs, providing Detailed instruction for ways librarians can help children and teens develop and perform their own Readers Theatre scripts An annotated bibliography of 100 books suggested for their Readers Theatre potential, with excerpts from scripts and the passages from which they were adapted Programming ideas that can be adapted for use across different age levels, from preschool to YA Comments from prominent children’s authors who have shared Readers Theatre experiences with Poe Combining the theoretical and the practical, Poe’s book helps children and YA librarians assist young people in developing a lifelong love of literature.

Readers Theatre Comes to Church

Readers Theatre Comes to Church

Readers Theatre Comes to Church

This is an updated and expanded edition of the first book on how to use Readers Theatre for worship, teaching, and evangelism. A definitive and helpful manual for pastors and Christian Education Directors. Included are five chapters on principles, procedures, and resources, along with 10 sample scripts. Excellent reference for retreat, conference, class, and workshop planning.

Readers Theatre

Readers Theatre

Readers Theatre

Readers Theatre activities are perfect for different learning styles. In addition, students who participate in Readers Theatre show improved standards of oral expression, self-confidence, self-image, and creativity. In Readers Theatre: A Secondary Approach, the author combines new and updated suggestions, ideas, and techniques with basic strategies that can be altered, expanded, and experimented with to provide all students with enriched learning experiences. All of the activities have been successfully used in the classroom. In this resource , you will find: effective ways to incorporate ReadersTheatre into daily lessons ideas for developing original scripts exercises for improving expression ways to incorporate Readers Theatre into any subject area ways to script short stories, poems, novel excerpts, and other material staging suggestions for different forms of Readers Theatre evaluation ideas reproducible scripts from lessons, as well as bonus scripts from classic authors, with staging suggestions evaluation tools effective ways to incorporate ReadersTheatre into daily lessons ideas for developing original scripts exercises for improving expression ways to incorporate Readers Theatre into any subject area ways to script short stories, poems, novel excerpts, and other material staging suggestions for different forms of Readers Theatre evaluation ideas reproducible scripts from lessons, as well as bonus scripts from classic authors, with staging suggestions evaluation tools

Learning with Readers Theatre

Learning with Readers Theatre

Learning with Readers Theatre

Designed to provide practical strategies, innovative ideas, and adaptable examples of holistic teaching in the elementary classrooms.

Institute Book of Readers Theatre

Institute Book of Readers Theatre

Institute Book of Readers Theatre

The book is a compendium of the Institute's basic findings presented in a format intended to be a maximum hands-on use to the wide range of readers who wish to apply presentational theater to their individual needs.