Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Reader's Theater

The students have had so much fun working on their performances. In addition to being a whole lot of fun, Reader's Theater reinforces many important reading skills.
  • develops fluency through repeated exposure to text.
  • increases comprehension.
  • integrates reading, speaking, listening in an authentic context.
  • engages students.
  • increases reading motivation.
  • creates confidence and improve the self-image of students.
  • provides a real purpose for reading.
  • provides opportunities for cooperative learning.