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NEW:Reader's Theater Scripts(Biographies in Ancient History):
Reader's Theater Scripts (Biographies in US History)
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Materials for experiential,active learners
Just How Do We Elect A President?
Need a quick activity?
In the News!
Mrs. Portulaca Purpilopilis
and the Purple Adventure Goggles
New:The COLOR GAMES!
The Wooden Cookie Box Story The Wooden Cookie Box
Facts to Wow your Friends!(Check out Valentine's Day/Heart Factoids, Black History Month and President's Factoids!
Calendar Specific Resources!NEW
World Landmarks:( NEW) Lots of fun things to use with your students!
Short Reads of interest
Dive into Career Choices
Teaching Tips A-Z
MONEY, MONEY, MONEY
WEBSITES of INTEREST:
History For Kids
Tween Tribune-News Stories for Student
DogoNews: Fodder for Young Minds
Time for Kids-Around the World
BBC Website for Kids
Purple Turtle EBOOKS!
Award winning site for April 2008!
The official U.S. time - snapshot
Gail Skroback Hennessey
Check out my Reader's Theater Scripts on people in world history:
Shi Huangdi *
Alexander the Great *
Siddhartha Gautama *
Emperor Ashoka *
Julius Caesar *
Artemisia(Warrior Queen) *
Ramses the GreatI also *
Cai Weniji *
Leonardo da Vinci
Mary Todd Lincoln
Lady Bird Johnson
Hans Christian Andersen
Simon, a Victim of the Black Death
Love Brewster, A Pilgrim
Susan B. Anthony
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
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:
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 ManMarie Curie, ScientistJacques Cousteau, A Reader's Theater ScriptRevolutionary War Spies(Culper Spy Ring).A Visit with Female Agent 355A California Gold Rush Prospector!Bessie Coleman,AviatorMarian AndersonLeonardo da Vinci,"Renaissance Man!"Michelangelo!SacagaweaSequoyahTuskegee Airman!The Bus Ride That Changed History(A Visit with Rosa Parks)Harriet TubmanSimon,A Victim of the Black DeathMarco PoloAbraham LincolnSusan B. AnthonyWilliam ShakespeareMcSean, the Leprechaun, A Reader's Theater ScriptA 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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