Wonder

The award-winning children's novel Wonder by author R.J. Palacio tells the story of 10-year-old Auggie Pullman, a highly intelligent and creative boy born with Treacher Collins syndrome and hemifacial microsomia. After spending most of his life away from others, Auggie attends public school for the first time. The story is told through various points-of-view, beginning with Auggie himself, and moving to others around him, including his sister and classmates. With this content pack, students will be able to recreate its key scenes. Additional exercises could include identifying the internal and external conflicts, analyzing character traits, describing mood and tone, and defining key vocabulary. Apply the keyword #wonder to show all content from this pack in the Comic Maker.

Curriculum Connections:

  • Into Literature (6-12) — Into Literature, Grade 6, Unit 3.