Dramatic Comedies Reading Passages

One of the two main types of drama, comedies are light-hearted and humorous. The humor in a comedy may include slapstick, satire, puns, jokes, and other devices aimed at making the audience laugh. The plot resolution is usually a happy ending where all problems are overcome and all main characters are content.

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Classic Fairy Tales

Is there any more magical phrase than “Once upon a time”? This beginning of so many classic fairy tales sends the reader into a world full of unlimited possibilities and imagination. This collection of passages includes some of the most beloved fairy tales of all time from such authors as Hans Christian Andersen and the Brothers Grimm. Some are the complete original story; others are selected passages from the tale. 

Reading Set: 10 Passages

Little Red Riding-hood

by Florence Holbrook from Dramatic Reader for Lower Grades

One of the most popular fairy tales of all time is “...

1,130 Words, 1st-3rd Grades, Summary and Theme