Cast: Narrator (teacher), Pharisee,
act out the script as the teacher narrates it. Actors listen to the
lines and act accordingly, and teacher gives directions based on the
bolded italicized cues.
an area in your classroom for the temple or use the Bible-times
“One day Jesus told his followers a story about two people who went
to the temple to pray. One was a Pharisee, a religious teacher, and
the other a Tax Collector, whom nobody liked, because he was known to
be a cheater.
and Tax Collector, go to the temple and bow down.
The Pharisee stood up…
stand up and look towards heaven.
…and prayed saying: `God, thank goodness I’m not like that wicked
Tax Collector or all those other evil people! I fast—not eating or
drinking anything, and I give God a dime out of every dollar I earn!