Activities and Handouts for the Novel Wonder by R.J. Palacio

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Assorted activities and handouts for the popular young adult novel Wonder by R.J. Palacio. This is the perfect book to teach if you want to discuss anti-bullying and kindness in your classroom.

Items included in this unit:

✤ Anticipation Guide

Study Guide Questions and Answers for the entire novel (I divided the book into 6 sections for the study guide questions and the vocabulary lists. There are a total of 102 questions and answers.)

✤ 6 Vocabulary Lists with Definitions

Quiz #1 "Ordinary" to "Names" (10 Character Matching, 10 True/False and 1 Short Essay)

Quiz #2 "A Tour of the Galaxy" to "Boyfriend" (8 Character Matching, 7 Fill-In and 1 Short Essay)

Quiz #3 "Olivia's Brother" to "Appendix" (5 Short Answer Questions and 1 Short Essay)

Unit Test with Answer Key (10 True/False Questions, 5 Multiple-Choice Questions, 5 Character Quotes Questions, 5 Short Answer Questions and Choice of 4 Different Essay Questions)

Writing Prompt Task Cards (52 Task Cards)

The task cards include: Journal Prompts, Open-Ended Questions and Quotes to Interpret and Analyze. These task cards will be great for starting meaningful classroom discussions (either whole class or small group).

Interpreting the Precepts Task Cards and Handout (24 Task Cards and a Handout) In this activity students will interpret the various precepts from the novel Wonder by R.J. Palacio (10 precepts from Mr. Browne and 12 precepts from the students). This activity is available in task card format and MS Word format.

Study Guide Questions and Answers Task Cards Format (102 task cards) 102 questions and answers in task card format.

✤ Literary Devices Handout

✤ Pros and Cons Chart

✤ Venn Diagrams

✤ "Wonder" Lyrics

✤ "Wake Me Up When September Ends" Lyrics

✤ Characterization Chart for Auggie

✤ Character Descriptions

Characterization Webs

✤ Characterization Handout

✤ Conflict Charts

Two Movie Handouts

✤ Choice of Five Projects with Presentation Rubric

Wonder Bingo Review Game (Teacher Directions, 3 pages of call cards, 30 different bingo boards and one blank bingo board.)

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Middle School English Language Arts Bundle

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Total Pages
182 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 month
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