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Giraffes Can’t Dance – 20th Anniversary Resources

Celebrate 20 bestselling years of the much-loved family favourite picture book, Giraffes Can’t Dance, in your classrooms and libraries! The following resources and activities focus on KS1 Literacy and Citizenship/PSHE, plus everything you need to host your own Giraffes Can’t Dance party.


Download Giraffes Can’t Dance resources here:

Download Lesson Resources Pack

Download Activity Sheets

Download Event Kit

Download Paperchain Kit

Download Poster

Don’t forget to share your photos on social media using #GiraffesCantDance and @HachetteSchools

About Giraffes Can’t Dance

Gerald the giraffe longs to go to the great Jungle Dance, but how can he join in when he doesn’t know how to tango or two-step? Everyone knows that giraffes can’t dance … or can they?

A funny, touching and triumphant story about being yourself and finding your own tune, Giraffes Can’t Dance has been a must-read favourite for 20 years.

Find out more about Giraffes Can’t Dance here.