Discover the many strives and struggles of settlers moving to a new land. Readers will gain knowledge about early American life through the leveled Reader's Theater scripts in this collection. Roles written at different reading levels allow all students to engage in the same activity, regardless of their current reading level. All students can feel successful and can gain confidence in their reading fluency. Students can also practice reading aloud, interacting cooperatively, and using expressive voices and gestures while performing the story together.