In this story, Iztaccíhuatl, the daughter of an Aztec emperor, falls in love with a commoner named Popocatépetl. The emperor agrees that she may only marry him if he becomes an Eagle Knight in battle, but a cunning warrior wants Iztaccíhuatl for himself. Act out this story of the ancient Aztecs to find out who will prevail!
This leveled script allows teachers to easily implement differentiation and English language learner strategies and assign specific roles to accommodate multiple reading levels. Teachers can get all students involved and engaged in the same activity, whether they are struggling or proficient readers. Everyone can feel successful and improve their fluency through performance!
Students will also practice interacting cooperatively and using expressive voices and gestures. With a poem and song, this script is a dynamic resource that is sure to get all students participating and practicing fluency in a unique way.