Hi Year 2. In Summer 1 we are going to share the story, Fantastic Mr Fox, written by Roald Dahl. Read about him below.
When was Roald Dahl born?
Where was he born?
Name a book that he wrote.
How old was Roald Dahl when his father died?
How many books did Roald Dahl write?
Explain why Roald Dahl had to give up being a pilot.
What did he choose to do instead?
Did Roald Dahl want to write fiction or information texts?
Find evidence in the text above to prove this.
Use your researching skills to find the titles of five of his books.
Out of the five titles you have found, which one would you like to read? Why?
I would like to read…. because…
Here is the book that we will be reading.
Who is the illustrator of the book above? What does illustrator mean?
What is the blurb? How could this be useful when choosing a book?
Use the internet to find out about the characters in the story.
Write a character description of Fantastic Mr Fox using expanded noun phrases.