Christmasaurus activity sheets

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The Christamasaurus is here to help spread christmas cheer.

Tom Fletcher’s magical, moving and bestselling first children’s novel was released last year and is now being adapted into a stage show.

To celebrate this, Puffin have created this lovely activity sheets which can be used throughout this festive period.

Puffin are very keen to see how libraries are using the resources so please use #Christmasaurus and tag @readingagency and @PuffinBooks if you share any photos online.

For more exciting resources and videos you can visit the Puffin website.


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