Collection by Holly Humphrey

S is for Snake craft! Draw the hands the class before.

S is for Snake craft! Draw the hands the class before.

Learning about Shadows with The Gruffalo's Child - Part of the Virtual Book Club for Kids. Julia Donaldson is the author of the month for March. Check out lots of ideas to go along with her books.

Learning about Shadows with The Gruffalo's Child | Inspiration Laboratories

Julia Donaldson is our featured author this month for the Virtual Book Club for Kids. We used The Gruffalo's Child to learn about shadows.

The Gruffalo. mousehouse: DIY shadow puppet theatre zelfgemaakt theather bij the gruffalo child en zog

DIY shadow puppet theatre

I saw a great idea on the Seedling Facebook page a couple of weeks ago- making a shadow puppet theatre. They were running some workshops ...

Exploring shapes with young children can be such fun when you involve a few animals friends from The Gruffalo. Using playful shapes let’s explore the characters in the book created by Julia Donaldson to create Shape Animals. The Gruffalo is a playful story based on an old Chinese folktale of a fox and a tiger. Julia creates …

Gruffalo Themed Shape Animals Inspired by Author Julia Donaldson

Using playful shapes explore the Gruffalo characters in the popular children's book created by Julia Donaldson by making Gruffalo Themed Shape Animals.

gruffalo brainstorm

It’s All Gone a Bit Gruffalo

I am Gruffalo Mad! I’ve been a huge fan of the Gruffalo from the first time I read the story. It’s different and unique and sparks the children’s imagination. There are thousands of lesson plans you can use from the Gruffalo, and I’ve gone a little bit Gruffalo Mad! My husband will say I don’t need an excuse to spend money, but with a Gruffalo lesson week coming up, I couldn’t resist! I am teaching a rhyming lesson, but I didn’t want the children to only be involved in rhyming, I wanted them…

The Gruffalo's Child

The Gruffalo's Child

Use the Gruffalo's Child as the starting point for learning in your classroom with our collection of free teaching ideas and activities for children!

Gruffalo stick puppets

The Gruffalo Teaching Resources (eyfs, ks1)

Our extensive collection of Gruffalo resources have been designed in order to support the teaching of this wonderful story.