Worksheets and No Prep Teaching Resources
Worksheets and No Prep Teaching Resources
Reading Skills and Reading Comprehensions

Reader's Theater
Scripts and Plays

Successful Student Behaviors
Accepting Responsibility For Your Actions
     Accepting Responsibility (Grades 6-7)

Good Communication
     Good Communication (Grades 4-7)

Making Good Choices
     Making Good Choices (Grades 4-7)

     Punctuality (Grades 6-7)

Rising to a Challenge
     Rising to a Challenge (Grades 4-7)

Setting and Achieving Goals
     Setting and Achieving Goals (Grades 4-7)

Study Skills
     Study Skills (Grades 4-7)

Positive Student Behaviors
     Organization (Grades 6-7)

Successful Student Skills
Classroom Conduct
     Classroom Conduct (Grades 4-7)

Folktales and Legends
     The Quarrel (Grades 2-3)

How To Handle
     How to Handle a Bully (Grades 4-8)

How to Deal With
     Brother to Brother [Gangs Theme] (Grades 9-12)

How to Deal With, anti-gang
     Sister to Sister [Gangs Theme] (Grades 9-12)

Apples - Reader Theater Scripts
     Apples for Everyone (Grades 1-2)
     Apples for Everyone! (Grades 1-3)
     An Apple a Day - A Readers' Theater (Grade 2)

Farm - Reader Theater Scripts
     All Kinds of Farmers (Grades 1-2)
     Oink! Neigh! Moo! Cluck! (Grades 1-3)
     Trouble on the Farm -- A Readers' Theater (Grades 2-3)

Back to School and First Day of School Lesson Plans - Printables and Worksheets - - Reader Theater Scripts
     We're Going Back to School (Grade 3)

Hispanic Heritage - Reader Theater Scripts
     Spanish Greetings (Grades 2-3)
     Imagine Hispanic Heritage! (Grades 2-4)
     Discover the Truth: The Legend of El Dorado (Grade 4)
     The History of the Piñata (Grades 4-6)
     The Lake of Miracles: An Incan Legend (Grades 4-6)

Pumpkins - Reader Theater Scripts
     Pumpkins All Around (Grades 1-2)
     I Want to Be a Jack-O-Lantern (Grades 2-3)

Values and Manners - Reader Theater Scripts
     A Talking Bear Learns about Manners (Grades 1-2)
     Who is Responsible? (Grades 1-2)
     Tact at Layton's House (Grades 1-2)
     What Not To Do (Grades 1-3)
     Out to Dinner (Grades 2-3)
     The Big, Wide-Mouthed Toad-Frog (Grades 2-3)
     Handling the Phone (Grades 2-4)
     Manners Matter (Grades 2-4)
     Two Kinds of Manners (Grades 3-4)
     Please Forgive Me (Grades 3-4)
     The Importance of Being Responsible (Grades 3-5)
     Tactful Tori (Grades 3-5)
     Manners Mayhem at the Movie Theater (Grades 4-5)
     Meet My Teachers (Grades 4-6)
     Game Manners (Grades 4-6)
     The Volcanoes - A Play About Forgiveness (Grades 5-7)
     Kids in a Cabin - a Lesson in Responsibility (Grades 6-8)
     Forgiveness Rapped Up (Grades 7-8)

Constitution Day and Constitution Week - Reader Theater Scripts
     Constitutional Cathy Pays a Visit (Grades 3-4)
     A More Perfect Union (Grade 4)

Polar Regions - Reader Theater Scripts
     How Rocks Were Born: A Story of the Far North (Grades 2-3)
     The Cuckoo: A Siberian Story (Grades 3-4)
     The Old Woman and Her Bear (Grades 3-5)
     The Hearty Animals of the Polar Region (Grades 3-6)
     The Man Who Became a Caribou (Grades 3-8)

Columbus Day - Reader Theater Scripts
     He Sailed the Ocean Blue (Grade 4)

Insects - Reader Theater Scripts
     Busy Bees: Life in a Honeybee Hive (Grades 2-4)
     Amazing Ants: Life in the Colony (Grades 3-5)

Autumn - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Perfect Pumpkin (Grades 1-3)
     Here Comes Autumn (Grade 2)
     The Old Wild Goose Tries to Keep Winter from Coming (Grades 2-4)

Rain Forest - Reader Theater Scripts
     Hunting for Treasure in the Rain Forest (Grades 2-4)
     A New Home for Sloth (Grade 3)
     Warm, Wet, and Lush: Life in the Rain Forest (Grades 3-6)

Halloween Printables - Reader Theater Scripts
     What Will We Be for Halloween? (Grade 2)
     The House on the Hill (Grades 4-5)

India - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Brave Pot-Maker: A Tale from India (Grades 2-3)
     How the Brave Pot-Maker Helped the Rajah: A Tale from India (Grades 2-4)
     The King With Dirty Feet (Grades 3-5)
     Gold for the Clever Man: A Tale from India (Grades 4-5)

Africa - Reader Theater Scripts
     Merry Meerkats: Life in the Meerkat Colony (Grades 2-3)
     Why Tortoise's Shell Is Not Smooth (Grades 2-3)
     The Yellow Dragon: Why Some Animals Look the Way They Do (Grades 2-3)
     Amare and the Game Board: An Ethiopian Tale (Grades 2-4)
     Living in the Sahara Desert (Grades 3-4)
     The Frog Who Went to the Sky: A Tale from Angola (Grades 3-4)
     Tug of War: Which Animal is the Strongest? (Grades 3-4)
     The Tale of Tafari: How Spiders Learned to Weave (Grades 3-4)
     Life in the African Savanna (Grades 3-5)

Squirrels - Reader Theater Scripts
     Nutty Ned (Grades 1-3)
     Won't You Like Us? (Grade 2)

September 11 - Reader Theater Scripts
     What Is a Hero? (Grade 4)

Norway - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Ram and the Pig (Grades 2-3)

Dinosaurs - Reader Theater Scripts
     Dinosaur Survival School (Grades 1-3)

Netiquette and Internet Safety - Reader Theater Scripts
     Netiquette Nelly Saves the Day (Grades 1-3)
     We'll Keep You Safe (Grades 3-4)

Explorers - Reader Theater Scripts
     America's Best Explorer (Grades 2-5)

Grandparents Day - Reader Theater Scripts
     We're Picking Up Gramma (Grades 1-2)
     Grandpa Learns a New Game (Grades 1-3)
     To Grandma's House We Go (Grade 2)
     Grandparents Are Great! (Grades 2-3)

The Nutrition - Reader Theater Scripts
     Don't Forget Your Vitamins and Minerals! (Grades 2-3)

Gingerbread - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Runaway Gingerbread People (Grades 1-3)
     I Want To Be a Real Boy! (Grade 2)

Italy - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Magic Bowl (Grades 3-4)

China - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Four Dragons (Grades 2-3)
     Mending the Sky: A Story from China (Grades 2-3)
     The Pear Tree (Grades 2-4)
     Cheng and Jian: The Story of Two Chinese Brothers (Grades 3-4)
     The Blue Rose (Grades 4-6)

Veteran's Day - Reader Theater Scripts
     A Veteran's Day Celebration (Grades 1-3)

Tobacco - Reader Theater Scripts
     Sneaky Smoke (Grades 1-3)

Birds - Reader Theater Scripts
     Birds of a Feather (Grades 1-3)
     Owls (Grades 2-3)

Pine Cones - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Pine Tree Problem (Grades 1-3)

Transportation - Reader Theater Scripts
     Feet and Hooves and Wheels and Wings (Grades 1-3)

Pets - Reader Theater Scripts
     Puppies for Adoptions (Grades 2-3)
     How the Dog Came to Live With Man (Grades 3-4)

Wild, Wild West - Printables
     Was the West Wild? (Grades 1-3)

Antarctica - Reader Theater Scripts
     Penguins of Antarctica: All About Adelies (Grades 2-3)
     Antarctica: Life in a Frozen Land (Grades 2-4)

Penguins - Reader Theater Scripts
     Penny Penguin Finds a Home (Grades 1-3)
     To Zoo or Not to Zoo (Grades 2-3)
     Some Like it Cold (Grades 2-3)

Word Play - Reader Theater Scripts
     Puzzling for Puzzles (Grades 1-2)

Winter - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Snow Is Falling! (Grades 2-3)

Life Science - Reader Theater Scripts
     Life in the Amazing and Unique Everglades (Grades 3-5)

Native Americans - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Ungrateful Wolf: A Tale from the Pacific Northwest (Grades 2-3)
     How Raven Got the Sun: A Native American Legend (Grades 2-4)
     Turtle Goes on the Warpath: An Iroquois Tale (Grades 2-4)
     How Mr. Snail Lost His Eyes (Grades 2-4)
     How Bear Lost His Tail: An Iroquois Legend (Grades 2-4)
     Big Turtle: A Native American Story (Grades 2-4)
     Raven and the Very Foolish Man (Grades 2-5)
     The Badger and the Rattlesnake (Grades 3-4)
     The Origin of Disease and Medicine: A Cherokee Myth (Grades 3-5)
     The Talking Salmon (Grades 3-5)
     The Great Rain: A Native American Legend (Grades 3-5)

Action Words: - Reader Theater Scripts
     We Like to Have Fun (Grades 1-2)
     Getting More Exercise (Grades 1-3)
     Playing Outside (Grade 2)
     Catch a Hike (Grades 2-3)

Animals: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Off to the Pet Shop (Grade 1)
     At the Aquarium (Grades 1-2)
     Offshore Friends (Grades 1-2)
     A Trip to the Farm (Grades 1-3)
     Seaside Trip (Grade 2)
     Animal Names (Grades 2-3)
     At the Farm (Grades 2-3)
     Pretty Inside (Grades 2-3)
     Sea Animal Summer (Grades 2-3)
     Silliness (Grades 2-3)
     At the Zoo (Grades 2-4)
     Animal Names (Grade 3)
     Ocean Animals (Grade 3)
     Seafood Lunch (Grade 3)
     Zoo Friends (Grade 3)
     Frog and Turtle Conversation (Grades 3-4)

At The Park: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Let's Go On a Picnic! (Grades 1-2)
     At the Park (Grades 1-2)
     Building a New Park (Grades 3-5)

Bathroom Objects: - Reader Theater Scripts
     I Need to Get Ready, Too! (Grades 1-2)
     Cleaning the Bathroom (Grades 2-4)
     Cleaning the Bathroom (Grade 4)
     Cleaning Another Bathroom (Grades 5-6)

Hats - Reader Theater Scripts
     Hats for Everyone (Grades 1-3)
     How About Hat? (Grade 3)

Body Parts: - Reader Theater Scripts
     All of Me (Grades 1-2)
     The Doctor's Appointment (Grades 2-4)

Groundhog Day - Reader Theater Scripts
     Is It Spring Yet? (Grades 1-3)

Music - Reader Theater Scripts
     I Want to Play the Drums! (Grades 1-2)
     An Instrumental Wish (Grades 1-3)

Australia - Reader Theater Scripts
     How the Kangaroo Got Her Pouch: An Australian Aboriginal Legend (Grades 2-4)

Calendar Words: - Reader Theater Scripts
     All About Calendars (Grades 2-3)
     Planning Our Days (Grade 3)
     Calendar Conversation (Grades 3-4)
     Filling in the Yearly Planner (Grades 3-5)

Classroom Objects: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Let's Play "I Spy" in Our Classroom (Grades 1-2)
     The Class Project (Grades 3-5)
     Learning in Class (Grade 4)

Bank: - Reader Theater Scripts
     I Don't Want to Put My Money in the Bank (Grades 1-2)
     Jake Opens a Bank Account (Grades 2-3)
     At the Bank (Grades 3-5)

Clothes: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Time to Shop! (Grades 1-2)
     Packing (Grades 1-2)
     Packing for Vacation (Grades 1-3)
     Packing for the Skiing Trip (Grades 1-3)
     Cleaning Out a Closet (Grades 2-3)
     Stylin' (Grades 3-4)
     Wedding Style (Grades 3-4)
     Showing Off Our Clothes! (Grade 4)

Airport: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Waiting for a Flight (Grades 1-2)
     Checking in at the Airport (Grade 2)
     First-Time Flyer (Grades 3-5)

Kitchen Objects: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Let's Bake a Cake (Grades 2-4)
     Making Potato Salad (Grades 2-4)

Holidays: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Spring and Summer Holidays (Grades 3-5)
     What Is Your Favorite Winter Holiday? (Grades 3-5)
     Not Just about Us (Grades 4-5)
     Autumn Holidays (Grades 4-6)

Supermarket: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Shopping at the Supermarket (Grades 1-3)

Shopping: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Let's Go Shopping! (Grades 1-3)
     Clothes Shopping! (Grades 2-3)

Emotions: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Giving a Speech (Emotions) (Grades 1-3)
     We Lost the Game (Grades 1-3)
     Friends and Feelings (Grades 3-4)
     Race of Emotions (Grade 4)
     I Don't Understand Them! (Grades 4-5)

Weather Words: - Reader Theater Scripts
     What Will the Weather Be? (Grades 1-3)

Color Words: - Reader Theater Scripts
     All the Colors of the Rainbow (Grades 1-2)
     Painting the House (Grades 1-3)
     Chalkboard and Paintbrush (Grades 2-3)
     Victor and Violet (Grade 4)

Utility Room: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Cleaning the Utility Room (Grades 1-3)

Dining Room Objects: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Time to Set the Table (Grades 1-2)
     Setting the Table (Grades 2-4)
     Company for Breakfast (Grades 2-4)
     Formally Needed (Grade 3)
     Preparing for a Party (Grades 3-4)

Subjects At School: - Reader Theater Scripts
     I'm Bored with School! (Grades 2-3)
     What Subjects Are You Good At? (Grades 3-5)

Indonesia - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Mouse Deer: A Tale From Indonesia (Grades 2-4)

Chinese New Year Theme - Printables and Worksheets
     Chinese Zodiac or Chinese Zoo? (Grades 1-4)

Pi Day - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Hidden Pi (Grades 2-4)

Post Office: - Reader Theater Scripts
     A Letter to Grandma (Grades 1-2)
     At the Post Office (Grades 2-4)
     At the Post Office (Grade 3)

Cooking: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Let's Make Dinner (Grades 1-2)
     Girls in the Kitchen (Grades 2-3)
     Cooking Together (Grade 3)

Vegetables: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Buying Vegetables at the Farmers' Market (Grades 2-4)

Time And Seasons: - Reader Theater Scripts
     I Need to Know the Time! (Grades 1-2)
     Setting the Clock (Grades 1-3)
     The Twelve Months: A Story from Russia (Grades 3-5)

Fruit: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Let's Make a Fruit Salad (Grades 1-2)
     Buying Fruits at the Farmers' Market (Grades 1-3)
     A Fruity Picnic (Grade 4)

Everyday Activities: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Oh, No! It's Saturday? (Grades 1-2)
     Mr. and Mrs. Smith in the Morning (Grades 1-2)
     A Typical Day (Grades 1-3)
     Clean Up! (Grades 2-3)
     Wedding Days (Grade 3)

Germany - Reader Theater Scripts
     Thumbling: The Tale of a Tiny Boy (Grades 3-4)
     The Gift of Gold (Grades 4-6)

Sports: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Which Sport for Me? (Grades 2-3)
     Reading the Sports Page (Grades 2-4)

Community: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Can You Guess the Job? (Grades 1-2)
     Job Challenges (Grades 2-3)
     The Traffic Accident (Grades 2-4)
     Running Errands (Grades 2-4)
     Community Helpers (Grades 3-4)

Family Members: - Reader Theater Scripts
     What's a Family Tree? (Grades 1-2)
     Going to the Family Reunion (Grades 3-5)
     Family Reunion (Grade 4)

Household Appliances: - Reader Theater Scripts
     What Would We Do Without Them? (Grades 1-2)
     A Surprise Breakfast (Grades 1-2)
     Company for Breakfast (Grades 2-4)
     We're Moving! (Grade 4)

In The House: - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Perfect Place (Grades 1-2)
     Home Work (Grade 2)
     A New House (Grades 2-4)
     Party Preparation (Grade 3)
     Sibling Cleaning Team (Grade 4)

Jobs: - Reader Theater Scripts
     What's for Lunch? (Grades 1-2)
     A Variety of Jobs (Grades 3-4)
     School Employees Appreciation Day (Grades 4-6)

Spain - Reader Theater Scripts
     Half-Chick: A Tale from Spain (Grades 2-3)

Instruments: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Making Music (Grade 2)
     The School Concert (Grades 3-5)

Europe - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Hedgehog's Race: A Story from Scotland (Grades 3-4)

Money: - Reader Theater Scripts
     There's Good Money in the Laundry (Grades 1-2)
     Breaking the Bank (Grades 2-4)
     Counting Change (Grade 5)

Asia - Reader Theater Scripts
     Why Bats Fly at Night: A Story from Laos (Grades 3-4)
     The Story of the Stone Lion (Grades 3-4)
     Why the Carabao Moves So Slowly: A Filipino Tale (Grades 3-4)
     King Sejong and His Alphabet: A Korean Tale (Grades 4-5)

State of Hawaii - Reader Theater Scripts
     Maui Tames the Sun: A Hawaiian Legend (Grades 3-4)

     The Classroom Mystery (Grades 2-4)

Japan - Reader Theater Scripts
     Round Magic: A Japanese Tale (Grades 3-4)
     The Good Couple and Their Bad Neighbors (Grades 4-5)

Shapes: - Reader Theater Scripts
     We See Shapes Everywhere (Grades 1-2)
     Shape Up! (Grades 2-3)
     Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend (Grades 3-4)

Summer - Reader Theater Scripts
     Yippee! School's Out! (Grades 1-3)

Describing Things: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Stirring the Pot (Grade 3)

Ocean - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Wonderful World of Whales (Grades 2-3)

State of Kentucky - Reader Theater Scripts
     Mr. Sparrow and His Big Mouth (Grades 2-4)

Black History - Reader Theater Scripts
     Mr. Bear and His Grapes: An African-American Tale (Grades 2-3)
     K.C.'s Dream (Grades 3-6)
     The Poor Man and the Snake (Grades 4-5)

Aesop's Fables - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Hares and the Frogs (Grades 2-4)
     Leo the Lion and Tiny Mouse (Grades 2-4)
     Mr. Fox and Miss Crow (Grades 2-4)
     T.J. Tortoise and Howie Hare (Grades 2-4)
     Sour Grapes - A Monologue (Grades 2-4)
     Two Guys and a Really Big Bear (Grades 2-4)
     Spilled Milk (Grades 3-5)
     The Miser's Gold (Grades 3-5)
     David and the Wolf (Grades 3-5)
     The Naughty Dog (Grades 3-5)
     The North Wind and the Sun Compete (Grades 3-5)
     Todd and the Apple Tree (Grades 3-5)
     Ant and Chrysalis (Grades 3-5)
     Zac the Bat Makes a Mistake (Grades 3-6)
     The Donkey's Tale (Grades 3-6)
     Camels Can't Dance (Grades 4-5)
     Grady Grasshopper and Archie Ant (Grades 4-6)
     Fine Feathers (Grades 4-6)
     Reginald Flips His Wig (Grades 4-6)
     The Eagle, the Snake, and the Hiker (Grades 4-6)

Mexico - Reader Theater Scripts
     The Gecko and the Gray Wolf (Grades 3-4)

Circus: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Time for the Show... (Grade 3)
     We Are Circus Performers (Grades 3-4)
     Going to the Circus (Grade 4)

Restaurant: - Reader Theater Scripts
     At the Restaurant (Grade 3)

Inauguration Day - Reader Theater Scripts
     Beginning of the New... (Grades 3-4)
     Question Mark Seeks Answers about Presidential Inaugurations (Grades 5-7)

Traffic Signs: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Here's Your Sign (Grade 3)

People: - Reader Theater Scripts
     Colorful People (Grades 2-3)

Community Maps - Reader Theater Scripts
     Road Trip (Grade 4)

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. - Reader Theater Scripts
     Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Grade 5)

The Four Seasons Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans
     Four Seasons Potluck (Grades 2-3)

Kite Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans
     The Kites Fly High (Grades 1-2)
     The Kite and the Cloud (Grades 3-4)

Mardi Gras Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans
     All About Mardi Gras (Grades 3-4)

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