Julia Donaldson

Julia Catherine Donaldson is an English writer and playwright, best known as author of The Gruffalo and other children's books, many illustrated by Axel Scheffler.

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The Detective Dog

Detective Dog

Use Julia Donaldson's delightful book about the Detective Dog in your classroom using our collection of related teaching ideas and activities!

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What the Ladybird Heard Next

What the Ladybird Heard Next

Use Julia Donaldson's sequel to the popular book about a heroic ladybird with the children in your classroom. Try some of our cross-curricular teaching ideas and learning activities!

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The Scarecrows' Wedding

The Scarecrows' Wedding

If your children are reading The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson, take a look at our long list of cross-curricular teaching ideas and activities!

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Julia Donaldson Banner

Julia Donaldson Banner

A classroom display banner showing the name and books of children's author Julia Donaldson.

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Julia Donaldson Fact Cards

Julia Donaldson Fact Cards

Do you want to find out more about the popular children's author, Julia Donaldson? Our fact cards share twenty facts about her life and her books. 

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Freddie and the Fairy

Freddie and the Fairy

Use Julia Donaldson's book Freddie and the Fairy with the children in your classroom. Try some of our cross-curricular teaching ideas and learning activities!

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The Troll

The Troll

Julia Donaldson's hilarious story about the Troll is a great inspiration for teaching and learning. Explore our long list of classroom activities and try some yourself!

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Superworm

Superworm

Looking for ideas for Julia Donaldson's book Superworm? We have lots of activities to inspire you!

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Cave Baby

Cave Baby

We have lots of great ideas for using Cave Baby by Julia Donaldson with your class. Our cross-curricular activities are sure to inspire you!

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The Smartest Giant in Town

The Smartest Giant in Town

Try some of our cross-curricular ideas and learning activities! We have lots of inspiration for teaching using The Smartest Giant in Town by Julia Donaldson.