Where the Wild Things, by Maurice Sendak, has entertained children and adults alike for nearly 50 years, and the 2009 animated adaptation has ensured that it will always remain very popular. It tells the story of a mischievous little boy called Max and his journey to see the “Wild Things”, an adventure which eventually culminates in him being crowned their king. The resources below act as a valuable accompaniment to the book, and should help inspire animated discussions about the story in your classroom or at home.
Please note, all of the resources in this section have been designed using original ELHQ artwork. They are 100% unofficial and have not been endorsed by the author or publisher in any way.