Read-Aloud Plays: Classic Short Stories
8 Fluency-Boosting Plays With Easy Activities That Teach Key Literary Elements
Each play includes a vocabulary list Introduce students to Edgar Allen Poe, Charles Dickens, Washington Irving, and other well-known authors with this collection of plays based on their classic short stories. These engaging plays will expand students' literary knowledge, while "rehearsing" the parts will encourage the repeated readings they need to build their fluency and comprehension skills. Also includes discussion prompts and easy activities designed to help students identify and understand plot, setting, character, and theme.
Stories include: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, The Nose, The Tell-Tale Heart, A Christmas Carol, The Necklace, Rikki Tiki Tavi, The Gift of the Magi, and The Open Window.
Supports the Common Core State Standards
|Subject||LANGUAGE ARTS, Reading and Writing|