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Give your brainbox a stretching with our most plexicating puzzles and bamboozling quizzes
Go on an activities adventure on the Giant Peach with James and Friends
Make music with Matilda the Musical
Get crafty with a range of things to make at home or in the classroom
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Say goodbye to boredom with these wondercrump wordsearches, magnificent mazes and all sorts of other puzzles.
Bring your characters to life with these clever creative writing tricks.
Sophie and the BFG need to find their way back to Dream Country - but they've got a little bit lost!
James and his insect friends have been blown of course - can you help them find their way back?
Created to accompany our Taika and the Giant Peach video series, take a journey along with James and friends and explore the giant world of the Peach!
James grew the Giant Peach with a little help from some magic beans - but all you need to get started on your own vegetable patch is some scraps!
Imagine that you are trying to sell tickets to see the giant peach. How would you advertise it to visitors far and wide?
The Centipede may prefer to sleep in the dark, but that's not for everybody. Make your own Glow-worm night light with bits and bobs around your house...
Using bits and bobs from around your house, why not have a go at making some Hollywood sound effects of your own?
If they hadn't escaped on the peach, what might James and friends have chosen to float away on?
The peach is safely up in the air but what if it were to fall? Design a parachute to help James and friends lower the peach slowly to safety!
Be a friendly Cloud Man and make your very own weather from the comfort of your own home.
Take a moment to test your knowledge and stretch that brilliant brainbox inside your head.
Are you as terrifying as the Grand High Witch herself... or, dare we ask, even more terrifying?
Answer this quick quiz to find out whether a witch would be able to sniff you out!
You'll need as much witchy knowledge as your brain can possibly hold if you want to avoid them.
Sharpen your brainbox and test your knowledge on our stories.
Can you match these descriptions to the correct rooms in Mr Wonka's chocolate factory?
Family can mean all kinds of things - like parents, or grandparents, or a horde of small foxes.
Can you tell your Scarlet Scotchdroppers from your Giant Wangdoodles?
The theatre may be closed, but the show must go on! Step backstage with the creators of Matilda the Musical to find out how they brought the story to life.
Dennis Kelly discusses the process of adapting the character Bruce Bogtrotter for the stage.
We hear from Tim Minchin and Lauren Ward, the original actress to play Miss Honey in the West End.
Tim Minchin discusses how he wrote songs for Matilda The Musical's main villain, The Trunchbull.
Dennis Kelly discusses bringing the character of Mrs Wormwood up to date for the stage.
Here you'll find the craftiest of craft ideas and the most excellent of experiments to keep you as busy as can be.
Those nasty witches have been brewing something boilsome - see if you can recreate their formula.
Use these genius tips from Matilda to make your most secret messages appear like magic!
The terrible Twits play lots of horrid pranks on each other, but this simple trick is much less nasty.
Those scheming witches have been sending secret messages again - colour in to reveal!
Make your very own paper mouse - just be careful not to get caught by those tricksy witches!
Using bits and bobs from around your house make this marvellous, musical grasshopper.
Design a new pair of shoes for The Centipede and be part of our online class collage.
Create a cover for a brilliant book that you think Matilda would like to pick up and read!