Roald Dahl Day

Roald Dahl DayEvery year Roald Dahl Day is celebrated on September 13, Dahl’s birthday. Have an exceptional Roald Dahl Day with some of these resources!

Resource #1

Download this free printable. Students will have a great time comparing the main characters of six of Dahl’s most famous books.

Comparing Roald Dahl CharactersResource #2

Register for a free party pack at the Dahl Day website. All you have to do is fill out a short registration form and you will be sent a link to download the pack. This website contains many great activities including lesson plans, recipes, and things to make.

Resource #3

Visit the Twinkle website to download printables to go with specific books as well as a great biography on Roald Dahl.

Resource #4

Check out Roald Dahl Day on the World Book Day Website. The site contains ways to use The BFG movie trailer in the classroom.

Resource #5

Have students draw characters from Roald Dahl books. Youtube has many videos depending on the books your students have read. Below is a sample.


Resource #6

Teacher’s Pet has 42 downloadable resources for students. These include fact cards and a timeline of Roald Dahl as well as displays for specific books.


Resource #7

Are you looking for a full novel study for one of Roald Dahl’s books? Here are six you may wish to check out.

Gay Miller @ Book Units Teacher

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