The Emperor’s New Clothes is a reader’s theatre script for six characters. The book begins with a short summary of the familiar tale and tips for performing reader’s theatre. The poem “Old King Cole” and the song “Pop! Goes the Weasel” are provided, as well. The script uses simple, everyday language. The roles reflect a range of reading levels to facilitate broad participation.
The traditional script format is enhanced by different coloured type for each character tag. Decorative art gives a sense of setting and mood. Question marks, exclamation marks, and colons are used.
Potentially new words, such cobbler’s bench, empire, fabric, plead, regal, vain, and wheedle are defined in the glossary.
This title is from Building Fluency Through Readers Theatre from Teacher Created Materials. Enhance reading and oral language development using engaging scripts and a performance-based learning format.
Invoice Title: THE EMPEROR'S NEW CLOTHES