Interesting, real-life mysteries combine with reader's theater to create a unique opportunity for students to master reading fluency. Each unit includes a play that is a fictionalized retelling of a true story, and contains six roles for students to play. No stage, props, or costumes are required, but badges are provided to help identify the characters. Reading levels for each character are provided to the teacher. Assessments, reading-comprehension questions, and writing activities are included for each unit. Tips for performing reader's theater both in person and online are also provided. 112 pages. For grades 4-5.