Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
Lesson plans and other teaching resources

Roald Dahl
Links to the author's site, biography, and other works.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
How might students use storyboards to demonstrate and to extend their learning? Check the resources here. Students work with vocabulary, character maps, point of view, more. Note: Storyboard That helps sponsor this site.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
A variety of activities to support the book.

Comprehension: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
An extensive list of learning activities for multiple curricular areas, a link to the YouTube trailers, downloadable learning activity worksheets.

Creative Writing
Scroll down to #2. Students develop creative writing skills by designing and describing a new room in the chocolate factory.

How Chocolate is Made
A step-by-step nature report on how chocolate is grown and prepared from the cacao tree. This episode was shot live on location at a chocolate plantation in Costa Rica and shows chocolate being made into a drink and into candy bars. Includes historical and cultural information. At YouTube (4:35).

A Visit to the Chocolate Factory
Links to information about the history and production of chocolate.