Social Studies & Cultures Scripts, Grades 3—5

Integrate learning across multiple subjects by enjoying Readers Theater on social studies and cultures.  Choose scripts related to community life or whole cultures from our growing buffet of scripts.  If you're a member of our Script Buffet Club you may suggest future script ideas.

Click on a Readers Theater script title below to read an excerpt from the script and access the printable PDF (complete with annotated curriculum links for easy lesson plans).

IMPORTANT:  Most of our scripts are available to our paying Script Buffet Club members only.  Each one pays a little and reaps a lot.  :)

R = Readability grade level (based on Flesch-Kincaide Readability Formula)

Gold Star 2     Gold Star 2     Gold Star 2 

Below are summaries of scripts in order of publication, most recent first.

Script Buffet Star =  exclusive for paying Script Buffet Club members

Recent articles

  The Ants and the Tortilla (Advanced) R=5.6
  The Preamble to the Constitution of the United States (grades 3–12)
  The Ants and the Tortilla (R = 4.7, 2.2)
  How I Learned English–Episode 3 (R = 6.4)
  How I Learned English–Episode 2 (R = 7.1)
  How I Learned English–Episode 1 (R = 6.5)
  Fiddlewings the Cricket Sings (Advanced) (R = 5.7)
  Fiddlewings the Cricket Sings (R = 3.1)
  St. Patrick's Day Shamrock Radio Show (Simplified) (R = 3.6)
  Andy's Not So Secret Message (R = 5.6)
  The Noisy Oyster (R = 2.4)
  The Boisterous Oyster (R = 3.3)