Readers Theater, Grades 6-12
(1567-1635), THE FATHER OF NEW FRANCE
Champlain is on his way to prison, accompanied by a Frenchman, an Englishman, an Indian, and a guard. Champlain has crossed the ocean over twenty times, and his travelling companions are eager to hear his stories.
(1254-1324), CHINA ADVENTURER AND AUTHOR EXTRAORDINAIRE
Marco Polo has been captured and thrown into jail. He sits in his cell with writer, Rustichello, telling of his incredible experiences in China. All the world wants to know about the wealth and wonder of the East.