THE DESERT CRITTERS - YOUNGER READERS
Readers Theater Scripts
NORTH AMERICAN DESERT ANIMALS, PLANTS, OR WORDS FEATURED IN THIS STORY: This version involves only North American Desert animals. Packrat, Black-tailed Jackrabbit, Desert Ground Squirrel, Chuckwalla
Readers: During the reading of this script, child actors mime the action while a teacher narrator (or older reader) narrates and 13 child readers read easy-reader lines. The entire class or audience may also take part by joining in on the lines marked all.
Script Length: 21 Pages
Performance Time: 10-11 minutes