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The BFG Discussion Questions

Instructor: Grace Pisano

Grace has taught high school history in several states with a master's degree in teaching.

'The BFG' is a classic book for early readers written by Roald Dahl in 1982. Use these discussion questions to enhance your students' understanding of the book. The book and discussion questions are designed with upper elementary students in mind.

The BFG by Roald Dahl

The BFG is a children's book written for upper elementary students. In the story, the reader learns of the unlikely friendship between Sophie and the BFG (Big Friendly Giant). Sophie and the BFG work together to take down a group of mean giants that have been eating people throughout the area. This heart-warming classic will have your students engaged.

After finishing the book, work through the plot (lower-order thinking) and critical thinking (higher-order thinking) questions below to enhance your students' understanding of the book.

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