Bringing the marvellous world of Roald Dahl to your classroom
The magic of Roald Dahl is as powerful now as it’s always been, even as Roald himself would have been 100 last year. That’s why we’re proud to be an official partner of Roald Dahl educational resources.
Find out below how throwing your very own Roald Dahl Day party could be just the marvellous medicine you need... Don't forget to download the lesson plans too!
Download the party pack
What better way is there to kick-start your fun than with a splendiferous party? Celebrations will be held up and down the country to mark Roald Dahl Day on 13th September (the date of Roald’s birth), and we’d love you to join in.
The free gloriumptious party pack is full of fun ways to get involved, from ready-made activities to challenges and quizzes, to help you have the best party ever.
Download your pack here
See what you could create
Why not take inspiration from George’s Marvellous Medicine and create a classroom of inventors with our ready-made volcano-making kit?
Bring some big friendly fun to your lessons with these easy to make dream jars.
Everything you need to celebrate!
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Roald Dahl lesson plans
With the help of these tremendous lessons plans, it's easy to add some serious fun to your lessons. Each resource is themed around Roald Dahl’s best-loved tales and stuffed full of activities (and who knows, perhaps a golden ticket too!). It's easy to get started, just download the lesson plans below. New lessons will be released regularly so remember to check back again soon for more.
George’s Marvellous Medicine lesson plans
Encourage your class to release their inner inventor with these marvellous lesson plans (but with less risky results than George…).
Your class will create recipes for their own perilous potions and play with some super science from the upcoming George’s Marvellous Experiments book.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory lesson plans
Stepping into Loompaland with these splendiferous Wonka-inspired lessons plans is sure to inspire any budding inventors and would-be chocolatiers.
You’ll cover PSHE and literacy objectives on identity, behaviours and rewarding positive behaviour with the resources in this pack.