Precepts are very important in the Book 'Wonder' by R.J. Palacio. This short lesson introduces precept as a vocabulary word, explores how precepts connect with the real world, such as precepts found in the Song, 'Happy' by Pharrel. Add tea bags and fortune cookies precepts as manipulatives. After, students listen to a message from R.J. herself about precepts and their meaning. The project has students choose a precept that guides and instructs them through school or life that is paired with artwork to enhance its meaning. This is a DOC with clickable links. Feel Free to adapt.
Create a poster to showcase a precept that is meaningful to you.
Use your own precept, one from Wonder,
or any other source such a song or poem.
Create artwork to go with your precept to enhance its meaning.