Social Studies & Cultures Scripts, Grades K—2

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 (Simplified) (R = 1.3)
  Fiddlewings the Cricket Sings (Simplified) (R = 1.3)
  The Noisy Oyster (R = 2.4)
  The Boisterous Oyster (R = 3.3)
  Where Is Your House? (R = 0.0, K, 1)
  Funny Man in Blue (R = 0.0)
  Wet Pet (short vowels, no"u") (R = K)
  Hats Off to Dad! (R = 1.4)
  The White Elephant Birthday: The Party (Part III) (R = 1.9)
  The White Elephant Birthday: The Mystery Gift (Part II) (R = 2.3)
  The White Elephant Birthday: The Party Invitation (Part I) (R = 3.2)