Building Fluency through Reader's Theater: Fables Kit

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  • Grade: 1-3
  • Guided Reading Level: E-Q
  • Interest Level: K-5
  • Item: 11289
  • ISBN: 9781433302893
  • Language: English
Description

Build fluency through oral reading with these colorful scripts! The scripts included in this kit make repeated reading and building fluency an engaging task for students by having them act out lively stories. This kit includes eight scripts with leveled roles written at multiple reading levels, making it easy to implement differentiation strategies. This feature allows teachers to assign roles to students in a way that best accommodates their individual reading levels. All readers can gain confidence and feel successful!

By performing these stories together, students will practice skills like interacting cooperatively, reading aloud, and using expressive voices and gestures. Each script also includes a poem and song to give children additional fluency practice. All of colorful scripts give students the tools they need to confidently practice repeating reading and performance, making it the perfect resource for a classroom of varied readers.

Building Fluency through Reader's Theater: Fables Kit includes:

  • 8 scripts, 6 copies each, 16-24 pages per book in print and digital formats
  • Teacher's Guide
  • Poems and songs in digital and transparency formats
  • Professionally recorded audio of scripts, songs, and poems

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Components

Series highlights include:

  • Books - 8 scripts, 6 copies each, 16-24 pages per book at different reading levels in print and digital formats
  • Teacher's Guide with easy-to-implement lesson plans and teaching strategies for each script
  • Accompanying songs and poems in print and transparency formats
  • Professionally recorded audio of scripts, songs, and poems to model fluent reading
Building Fluency through Reader's Theater: Fables Kit

Scripts

Each script features content-area and common literature-based texts with roles written at different reading levels to help all students participate in a proven reader's theater model. Students build fluency and oral language skills through authentic repeated readings of scripts.

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Tortoise and the Hare 6-Pack with Audio

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Tortoise and the Hare 6-Pack with Audio

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Grade: 1-3

Item Number: 11618


Act out the story of a race between a slow-and-steady tortoise and a speedy hare! Differentiated roles allow teachers to involve students of all reading levels in this activity, encouraging everyone to perform and confidently build fluency!

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs 6-Pack with Audio

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs 6-Pack with Audio

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Grade: 1-3

Item Number: 11619


Act out the story of a greedy goose who lays golden eggs! Teachers can get all students involved by assigning leveled roles to specifically accommodate all reading levels. All students can improve fluency and feel successful with this script!

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Grasshopper and the Ants 6-Pack with Audio

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Grasshopper and the Ants 6-Pack with Audio

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Grade: 1-3

Item Number: 11620


In this leveled script, act out the story of a lazy grasshopper and some hard-working ants! Assign the six differentiated roles to students based on their current reading levels, allowing everyone to perform, build fluency, and feel successful.

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Lion and the Mouse 6-Pack with Audio

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Lion and the Mouse 6-Pack with Audio

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Grade: 1-3

Item Number: 11621


Build fluency while acting out the story of a mighty lion and tiny mouse who help each other! Differentiated roles support readers of all levels, allowing teachers to get everyone involved, performing, building fluency, and feeling successful.

Reader's Theater Fables: The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse 6-Pack with Audio

Reader's Theater Fables: The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse 6-Pack with Audio

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Grade: 1-3

Item Number: 11622


Follow along on a series of adventures when a country mouse visits his cousin, a town mouse! Assign differentiated roles based on students' individual reading abilities, so all students can perform, build fluency, and feel successful!

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Fox and the Crow 6-Pack with Audio

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Fox and the Crow 6-Pack with Audio

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Grade: 1-3

Item Number: 11623


In this script, act out the story of a sneaky fox who uses flattery to trick a crow! Differentiated roles allow teachers to accommodate a range of reading levels, so all students can feel successful while building fluency!

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Tortoise and the Hare 6-Pack wit...

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs ...

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Grasshopper and the Ants 6-Pack ...

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Lion and the Mouse 6-Pack with A...

Reader's Theater Fables: The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse ...

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Fox and the Crow 6-Pack with Audio

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Item Number: 11618

Item Number: 11619

Item Number: 11620

Item Number: 11621

Item Number: 11622

Item Number: 11623

Reader's Theater: Fables: The North Wind and the Sun 6-Pack with Audio

Reader's Theater: Fables: The North Wind and the Sun 6-Pack with Audio

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Grade: 1-3

Item Number: 11624


All readers can build fluency by acting out this leveled script! This story about a bet between the harsh north wind and the gentle sun includes differentiated roles, allowing students at varying reading levels to all participate and feel successful.

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Boy Who Cried Wolf 6-Pack with Audio

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Boy Who Cried Wolf 6-Pack with Audio

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Grade: 1-3

Item Number: 11625


Act out the story of the boy who cried wolf and learned the dangers of lying! This script includes six differentiated roles, allowing students of different reading levels to participate, feel confident, and successfully build fluency.

Reader's Theater: Fables: The North Wind and the Sun 6-Pack wi...

Reader's Theater: Fables: The Boy Who Cried Wolf 6-Pack with A...

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Level: 1.5-3.9

$48.99

Item Number: 11624

Item Number: 11625

Teacher's Guide

Easy-to-use, standards-based lesson plans incorporate strategies recommended by fluency expert Dr. Timothy Rasinski and focus on improving accuracy, automaticity, and oral expression. Lesson plans include additional focus on comprehension strategies, word work, and embedded literacy links to content-area topics.

Second language support activities, found throughout every lesson, provide the necessary support and scaffolding that teachers need to provide effective instruction to English language learners in the areas of reading, writing, listening, and speaking.

Teacher's Guide

Poems and Songs

Each multi-level script includes an original song and poem. Students perform these songs and poems at designated places within the reader's theater performances.

Audio Recordings

Professionally recorded scripts, poems, and songs promote choral reading and allow students to hear the rhythm and expression that define fluency.

Correlations to National, State, and Province Standards


AEP Distinguished Achievement Award Winner AEP Distinguished Achievement Award Winner


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