Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Roald Dahl

Help your children to learn about Roald Dahl’s life with our printable timeline resources. We have a handy overview (with related questions) and a set of 40 mini-posters for use on your classroom display boards!

Use Roald Dahl’s classic tale James and the Giant Peach as the starting point for learning in your classroom with our free teaching ideas and activities.

Esio Trot

by Mark Warner

Use this classic Roald Dahl story with your class. Try some of our cross-curricular teaching ideas and learning activities for Esio Trot.

Use The Enormous Crocodile by Roald Dahl with the children in your class. We have a long list of teaching ideas and activities to inspire you.

We have collected lots of activities to use with this Roald Dahl favourite. Explore our free teaching ideas and downloadable resources for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.


by Mark Warner

In this award-winning Dahl title Matilda invents a game of punishing her parents when they treat her badly. She soon discovers that she has supernatural powers.

Fantastic Mr Fox

by Mark Warner

A wonderful set of free teaching ideas and classroom activities to use with your primary children. All based on the book ‘Fantastic Mr. Fox’ by Roald Dahl!

George’s Marvellous Medicine by Roald Dahl is a great book for a class reader. We have lots of cross-curricular teaching ideas you can use with it here!