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Story Vines and Readers Theatre

Getting Started
by Marlene McKay

Grade: for grades K-8
5 out of 5 based on 1 customer rating
(1 customer review)
SKU: 978-1-55379-155-3 Categories: ,


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  • eBook

Product Description

Story Vines and Readers Theatre shows you the “what” and the “how” of using both story vines and Readers Theatre in your classroom. These two learning tools engage students in meaningful reading, writing, listening, speaking, viewing and representing, and cooperation. Each is an invaluable tool for teaching all learnersfrom the most proficient to the strugglingthe skills and strategies they will need to succeed in language arts.

This easy-to-use handbook provides you with:

  • a practical how-to model for teaching story vines and Readers Theatre
  • ideas for creating Readers Theatre scripts from real literature
  • assessment tips and hints
  • useful materials recommended by classroom teachers
  • classroom examples

and much more!


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eBook $17.25, Softcover $23.00

1 review for Story Vines and Readers Theatre

  1. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner):

    Everyone likes to listen to a good story, particularly if it is told well. In Story Vines and Readers Theatre: Getting Started, Marlene McKay provides educators with two valuable strategies. This book includes practical how to instructions on getting started, its use in the development of listening, reading, writing, representing, working with others, plus its photographs, personal anecdotes, assessment ideas and other components make it a valuable addition to the teachers’ personal, professional library. It is high on my list of must-have teaching resources!

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