Johns Hopkins University Secondary Support Initiative (JHUSSI)  

Reader's Theater



Purpose of Strategy


Students use both thoughts and actions to develop a character, which allows for an authentic reason to reread text.


Rationale of Lesson


Mastering this topic will enable readers to focus on a text in order to improve comprehension.


Acknowledgement of Content Expert and Consultants


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Support Materials


Criteria Chart

Reader’s Theater Script

References and Web Resources


Reader's Theater References and Web Resources