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Celebrate Roald Dahl Day

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12th Sep 2017

Each year Roald Dahl Museum hosts a month of celebrations kicking off with Roald Dahl day on the 13th September to celebrate the author’s birthday. There is a free pack for schools to down load and lots of lesson plans to help introduce your children to his books and develop the literacy and PHSE skills. Visit the webpage to find out more

But have you thought about how many of this famous author’s books can be used to enthuse your science lesson as well? How about using George’s Marvellous Medicine to look at irreversible changes? Or Charlie and the Chocolate factory for melting? Or the BFG for classification and growth ? If you need some help with using stories in science then why not take a look at Education Guru’s resource ‘ Stories and poems to support Creative science’ to help you get started ? Click on the link to find out more.

Download our Free Lesson Plan

This easy to follow lesson takes your class through creating a curious creature with peculiar adaptations