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L-I-T Guide: Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

Use this Guide to familiarise your students with Roald Dahl’s classic Charlie and the Glass Elevator. This L-I-T Guide includes comprehension and discussion questions on each chapter, as well as vocabulary activities. Comprehension activities include writing a list of describing words to compare Charlie’s and Grandma Josephine’s various reactions to their ride in the elevator, writing lines for the end of the Oompa-Loompa’s poem, and many more. Vocabulary activities include definitions and synonyms of words, and creating new words in the style of Roald Dahl. You will also find activities focusing on characterisation, plot, setting and suspense. Some activities provide opportunities for group dynamics as well as activities to challenge students’ abilities in critical and creative thinking.