W went to the time and trouble of creating a visual resource companion guide basically an annotated wonderto use while reading wonder aloud to his classes. Teacher guide to wonder how might students use storyboards to demonstrate and to extend their learning. Palacio lesson plans and teaching resources wonder by r. He finds friends in jack, charlotte, and summer, but he must learn to deal with bullying, betrayal, and misunderstandings. Wonder movie and wonder book novel by rj palacio wonder lesson. Pairing up the book and movie wonder with some wonder activities and lesson plans is awesome way to add fun to.
The story of august auggie pullman, who was born with a rare facial deformity called treacher collins syndrome and a cleft palate. This lesson focuses on prereading activities you can use to. Character log lesson 1 postcard lesson 10 about this resource. Palacio lesson plans and teaching resources free english learning and teaching resources from varsity tutors. Includes plot summary, essential questions, a character map, themes, symbols, more. Palacio, auggie pullman is ten years old and dealing with the combined difficulties of health problems and. After being homeschooled for years, he begins school at beecher prep. Palacios inspiring and eyeopening story of august pullman teaches. Wonder printables, classroom activities, teacher resources. We have 47 wonder lesson plans, wonder worksheets, and more to make a great study unit for students using both the novel by rj palacio and teaching with. Palacio s bestselling book that inspired the just released hit. We have 47 wonder lesson plans, wonder worksheets, and more to make a great study unit for students using both the novel by rj palacio and teaching with movies including the popular precepts project. Palacio literal, interpretive, etc questions handout citations for wonder by r.
It includes an overview, and worksheets to practice vocabulary and literature standards. The lessons that it teaches to both young and old kids is awesome. Most importantly, accepting people for who they are, instead of how they look, can make life so. Mr browne provides his english class with a monthly precept and. Bullying affects children and adults, but its never too late to learn to be kind to others.
Palacio is a coming of age novel about family, friendship, and appearances. Wonder by rj palacio close reading novel study guide by. Really makes you rethink who you are and what you believe in. This title is due for release on february 14, 2012. I think the book was for grades fiftheighth grade, and adults would like it. W went to the time and trouble of creating a visual resource companion guidebasically an annotated wonderto use while reading wonder aloud to his classes. I gave and example lesson plan for each day of this unit. Palacio this uplifting and moving novel stars august pullman, a 10yearold boy with a severe facial disfigurement. An amazing book needs amazing activities and resources. It begins with an explanation of close reading and how to format a lesson. August pullman, the protagonist, is entering school for the first time as a middle school student. Palacio a novel unit study guide when given the choice between being right or kind, choose kind.514 82 1205 346 1210 553 1009 904 502 1484 1304 782 587 737 832 993 546 268 325 560 1104 267 1067 1154 1374 1196 886 398 334 916 1195 1205 179 1493 886 160 1317 1279