Roald Dahl: Full Writing Unit Plan

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Last updated 15 March 2015, created 12 June 2013, viewed 12,081

A Full unit plan covering writing objectives using various of Roald Dahl's works (including Matilda and The BFG). It is easy to differentiate and contains many worksheets for activities including vocabulary and punctuation use as well as descriptive and creative writing techniques.

Adapted from a resource contributed to TES Connect by asadler79

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  • Word documentTermly planning
    planning.doc (116kb, Word document)
  • for pupils

  • Word documentActivity
    Collecting_words.doc (84kb, Word document)
  • Word documentActivity
    Design_your_own_giant.doc (19kb, Word document)
  • Word documentWorksheet
    Made_up_words_starter_&_main.doc (122kb, Word document)
  • Word documentActivity
    Miss_Trunchbull_descriptions.doc (211kb, Word document)
  • Word documentActivity
    Punctuation_in_sentences_starter_and_main.doc (29kb, Word document)
  • Word documentWorksheet
    Roald_Dahl_extras.doc (90kb, Word document)
  • Word documentWorksheet
    Roald_Dahl_extras1.doc (75kb, Word document)
  • Word documentActivity
    Roald_Dahl_extras2.doc (319kb, Word document)
  • Word documentWorksheet
    The_Twits_a_new_chapter.doc (20kb, Word document)
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Thank you for sharing such a great resource.

from sheba10, 15 March 2015
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A great unit. Thank you.

from Lyndatal, 08 October 2013
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Adapted these to use with Year 2 - character description and collecting synonyms for various adjectives - for use with BFG. They liked the idea of becoming like Roald Dahl

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Thank -you ! Excellent and so very helpful!

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Excellent resources - kudos for sharing.

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