Inventors & Inventions, Grades 6-8+

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

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 Script Buffet Club members

NOTE: To see the rest of the list, click "more articles >>" at the bottom of the page.

 

Recent articles

  The Benjamin Franklin Idea and Invention Show (Simplified) (R = 5.6, 6.2)
  The Benjamin Franklin Idea and Invention Show (Middle School) (R = 7.4)
  Thomas Edison–Inventor (Part 2 of his life) (Simplified) (R = 5.5)
  Thomas Alva Edison: A Bright Boy Full of Surprises (Simplified) (R = 5.6)
  Thomas Edison–Inventor (Part 2 of his life) (Middle School) (R = 7.3)
  Thomas Alva Edison: A Bright Boy Full of Surprises (Middle School) (R = 6.7)
  Alexander Graham Bell–Part 2: Teacher and Inventor (R = 6.7)
  Alexander Graham Bell–Part 2: Teacher and Inventor (Full Class Version)" (R = 6.7)
  Alexander Graham Bell–Part 2: Teacher and Inventor (Simplified Full Class Version) (R = 4.4, 3.8)
  Alexander Graham Bell–Part 1: Childhood Inventor (R = 5.0, 4.4)
  Alexander Graham Bell–Part 1: Childhood Inventor (Full Class Version) (R = 5.0, 4.4)
  Amos Root's Eyewitness Account of the Wright Brothers' Flight (R = 6.5)