Stages of History: Plays About America's Past
A perfect integration of language arts and social studiesMake learning interactive and exciting with eight original, royalty-free plays that focus on defining moments in American history. Flexible casting, adolescent protagonists, and minimal staging are ideal for class or school productions as well as drama competitions.
Careful research on the historical basis of the plays helps students use reading and speaking skills to connect with events in American history—the Revolutionary War, the Underground Railroad, homesteading, the Gold Rush, and more. 312 pages.
Teacher GuideA comprehensive Teacher Guide provides support for historical, literary, and dramatic studies of the plays.