Teaching Activities for Fantastic Mr. Fox

Teaching Activities for Fantastic Mr. FoxGrab these teaching activities for Fantastic Mr. Fox. The story is about a clever fox who lives with his family in the woods next to three farms. His crazy neighbors are determined to catch the fox who has been stealing food from their stores. The story has laugh out loud moments as the farmers go to unreasonable lengths to catch the fox.

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Teaching Activities to use with Fantastic Mr. Fox

Activity #1 [Lesson Plan from Roald Dahl’s Website]

The Roald Dahl Website provides free lesson plans. At the site download the 51 page pdf with printable activities for setting, themes, creating a play, and changing boring sentences. A second pdf provides practice with character traits.

Fantastic Mr Fox lesson plans

Activity #2 [Storyboard That]

Fantastic Mr. Fox on Storyboard That

Storyboard That has a section devoted to the book.

Activity #3 [Sample Writing Activities about this Fantastic Fox]

Click the image below to download this free sample. This organizer pairs well with the anchor chart. Have students plan their answers. Once finished, students can write ideas on sticky notes to place on an anchor chart. 

Free Sample from Fantastic Mr. Fox Book UnitFantastic Mr. Fox Anchor ChartFree Sample from Fantastic Mr. Fox Book Unit

Do you need additional teaching activities? Check out Fantastic Mr. Fox Book Unit.

Teaching Activities Fantastic Mr. Fox


Gay Miller


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