Father of a New Nation
Readers Theater Scripts
George Washington's role as first President, the father of a new nation, was a great gift to the United States. His prudence, integrity, and sense of justice left a nation grateful for his service and "first in the hearts of his countrymen".
SETTING: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 4, 1797
6 Reading parts: Narrator, John Adams, George Washington, Oliver Ellsworth, Chief Justice, House Member, Senator
Number of pages:8
Performance time: 4-5 minutes