Science & Nature Scripts, Readability Grades 3—5

Integrate learning across multiple subjects by enjoying science and nature Readers Theater scripts.  

*** Click on one of the subcategories listed below to see an assortment of topical scripts (e.g., Environment, Flight, Human Body & Nutrition, Inventors & Inventions, Nature, Space).

Or, click on a Readers Theater script title in the chronological list (below the categories) 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)

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In This Category" is a bulleted directory, organized alphabetically. 

Below the bulleted directory are summaries for all of our Science and Nature scripts in grades 3–5 in order of publication, most recent first.

Script Buffet Star =   exclusive for Script Buffet Club paying members

Note: To see the rest of the summaries, click "more articles >>" at the bottom of each page.

In This Category

Recent articles

  The Ants and the Tortilla (Advanced) R=5.6
  The Hose Phone (R = 1.0)
  Rocks and Minerals Game Show (Part 1) R = 4.4
  Rocks and Minerals Game Show (Part 2) R = 4.6
  Rocks and Minerals Game Show (Part 3) R = 4.6
  Rocks and Minerals Game Show Commercial #2
  Rocks and Minerals Game Show Commercial #1
  The Great Race of Mercy 1925 (Part 3–Simplified) R=3.3
  The Great Race of Mercy 1925 (Part 2–Simplified) R=2.9
  The Great Race of Mercy 1925 (Part 1–Simplified) R=3.7
  The Great Race of Mercy 1925 (Part 1) R= 5.8
  The Great Race of Mercy 1925 (Part 2) (R=5.3)