Charlie and the Chocolate Factory lesson plans

Bring Willy Wonka’s world into your classroom with these splendiferous PSHE and Literacy YPO lesson plans.

The words 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' sit on a pale green background, surrounded by chocolates and sweets

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is one of Roald Dahl's best-known children's books. The story of Charlie Bucket, the five Golden Tickets, the Oompa-Loompas and the amazing Mr Willy Wonka has become firmly embedded in our culture since it was first published in 1964.

These 6 YPO lesson plans bring Willy Wonka’s world into your classroom.

Explore marvellous themes including:

  • Identity 
  • Behaviours
  • Rewarding positive behaviour

These read-along resources include extracts, Literacy and PSHE learning objectives, lesson plans and fun activity sheets!

Download the lesson plan using the preview below and take a look at our other educational resources and ways to have fun with your class, from Dahlicious Dress Up Day to Puffin Virtually Live.

You can also plan a trip to the Roald Dahl Museum for your class - find out more here. 

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