Archimedes, Third Century B.C, Inventor
Readers Theater Scripts
Archimedes appears in court and tells how he once used science to catch a dishonest goldsmith. He then suggests the use of mirrors, levers, and catapults to defend Syracuse from the Romans. The plan is a good one, and Archimedes is rewarded for his service to the crown.
Script length: 5 pages
Performance Time: 2-3 minutes