Students become more enthusiastic readers as they read and rehearse a Readers Theatre script based on a storybook. They learn basic drama skills and how to maintain focus and work as a team. The 50-minute workshop culminates with students performing the script for the classroom teacher.Learn more...
Students strengthen reading fluency and learn acting skills as they read, rehearse and perform a Readers Theatre script based on a Greek myth. They learn to speak loudly, clearly and with emotional expression. The 6-hour residency culminates with a morning performance for parents.
Students gain a deeper understanding of how to prevent bullying as they read, rehearse and perform a Readers Theatre script about the topic. This 55-minute workshop, which begins with students discussing their thoughts and feelings about bullying, engages students in an active learning experience.Learn more...
Mary Beth’s programs are based on the work of
Dr. Rosalind M. Flynn,
the developer of an instructional strategy called
Curriculum-Based Readers Theatre.