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NEW:Reader's Theater Scripts(Biographies in Ancient History):


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Biographical Plays:

Check out my Reader's Theater Scripts on people in world history:

  • Confucius
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  • Hatshepsut
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  • Hannibal
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  • Shi Huangdi
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  • Hammurabi
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  • Alexander the Great
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  • Aesop
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  • Aristotle
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  • Siddhartha Gautama
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  • Emperor Ashoka
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  • Pericles
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  • Julius Caesar
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  • Artemisia(Warrior Queen)
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  • Ramses the GreatI also
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  • Augustus
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  • Moses
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  • Cicero
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  • Moses
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  • Hypatia
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  • Cai Weniji
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  • Leonardo da Vinci
  • Michelangelo
  • Marian Anderson
  • Bessie Coleman
  • Hillary Clinton
  • Michelle Obama
  • Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Dolly Madison
  • Mary Todd Lincoln
  • Martha Washington
  • Abigail Adams
  • Lady Bird Johnson
  • Amelia Earhart
  • Christopher Columbus
  • Hans Christian Andersen
  • Sacagawea
  • Harriet Tubman
  • Rosa Parks
  • Simon, a Victim of the Black Death
  • Marco Polo
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Love Brewster, A Pilgrim
  • Susan B. Anthony
  • William Shakespeare
  • An interview with a Groundhog:Great for Groundhog Day!
  • An interview with McSean, the Leprechaun:Great for St. Patrick's Day
  • Revolutionary War Spies( Culper Spy Ring). A Visit with Female Agent 355
  • Jacques Cousteau: A Reader's Theater Script
  • Marie Curie, Scientist! A Reader's Theater Script
  • Thomas Edison, A Reader's Theater Script
  • George Washington Carver, The Peanut Man: A Reader's Theater Script
  • Thomas Jefferson: A Reader's Theater Script
  • Martin Luther King: A Reader's Theater Script
  • Katherine Johnson(The Computer Who Wore Skirts): A Reader's Theater Script
  • Dr. Seuss: A Reader's Theater Script



  • Rachel Carson: A Reader's Theater Script



  • I also have a BUNDLE of plays on African American biographies: This bundle contains SIX of my Ms. Bie Ografee Talk Show format Reader's Theater Scripts. The bundle includes Bessie Coleman, Tuskegee Airmen, Harriet Tubman, Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King and George Washington Carver. African American Trailblazers


    I also have a BUNDLE of Science Plays: A bundle of six Reader's Theater Scripts from my Ms. Bie Ografee Talk Show Series. The six scientists in this bundle include: Elizabeth Blackwell, Thomas Edison, George Washington Carver, Jacques Cousteau, Marie Curie and Katherine JohnsonTrailblazers in Science, SIX Stem Biographical Plays

    NOTE: Social Studies School Service published my book of Twenty Reader's Theater Scripts on people in ancient History as of April/2016: The above plays with the asterisk are in this new book. Click here to order:Gail's New Book!


    My Latest Reader's Theater Scripts:
  • Albert Einstein: A Reader's Theater Script
  • Rachel Carson: A Reader's Theater Script
  • Dr. Seuss: A Reader's Theater Script
  • Katherine Johnson,Scientist(The Computer that Wore Skirts, A Reader's Theater Script
  • Thomas Jefferson, A Reader's Theater Script
  • Thomas Edison, The Wizard of Menlo Park, A Reader's Theater Script
  • Martin Luther King, A Reader's Theater Script
  • George Washington Carver, The Peanut Man
  • Marie Curie, Scientist
  • Jacques Cousteau, A Reader's Theater Script
  • Revolutionary War Spies(Culper Spy Ring).A Visit with Female Agent 355
  • A California Gold Rush Prospector!
  • Bessie Coleman,Aviator
  • Marian Anderson
  • Leonardo da Vinci,"Renaissance Man!"
  • Michelangelo!
  • Sacagawea
  • Sequoyah
  • Tuskegee Airman!
  • The Bus Ride That Changed History(A Visit with Rosa Parks)
  • Harriet Tubman

  • Simon,A Victim of the Black Death
  • Marco Polo
  • Abraham Lincoln

  • Susan B. Anthony
  • William Shakespeare
  • McSean, the Leprechaun, A Reader's Theater Script
  • A Visit with A Groundhog



  • MY Latest BOOK on plays on famous people:


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    Try one of these two FREE To Tell the Truth Plays.

  • First Lady Florence HardingFREE

  • Edith Wilson FREE
  • Use this clip to see the original To Tell the Truth Game Show and the format:To Tell the Truth Game Show

    Fun Facts about First Ladies:

  • Lucy Webb Hayes was the first wife of a president to be called "First Lady".
  • Only Abigail Adams and Barbara Bush were a spouse and mother to Presidents of the United States.
  • Florence Harding was the first woman to vote for her husband in a presidential election.
  • Frances Cleveland was the first to have a baby born in the White House while her husband was president.The popular candy, Baby Ruth ,was named for their child.
  • Dolly Madison was the first American to answer a telegraph message sent by Samuel Morse.
  • Pat Nixon was the first First Lady to wear pants in public.
  • Caroline Harrison was the first First Lady to have a Christmas tree in the White House.
  • Hillary Rodham Clinton was the first First Lady to become a senator of the United States,was a candidate for President and became Secretary of State under President Obama's administration.

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