Who Was Roald Dahl? by True Kelley is a great biography for 3rd to 5th grade students. Many students have read a Roald Dahl book or seen a movie based on a Roald Dahl book, and they love learning about the life of the author.
The product provides a range of non-fiction reading activities that can be used with the whole class or in small reading groups. Pick and choose the activities that suit your class needs.
CCSS (4th grade)
Biography Text Features
Chapter Graphic Organizers/Charts where students locate key details about the reading
Venn Diagram compare/contrast school life for Roald Dahl and school life now
Transitional Time Words
Create and label a diagram of Dahl's garden writing hut
Inference (2 options)
Timeline of Dahl's life
Compare Dahl life events to details, characters, scenes in his books
**Answer keys, teacher notes, and student samples included for all activity pages and handouts**
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