Wonder is the story of Auggie, a 10-year-old boy who has Treacher Collins Syndrome, a condition that causes numerous physical deformities and impairments. The story spans his 5th grade year, the first year he’s attended a traditional school, as opposed to being homeschooled.
Below are some reading passages that we have hand picked to supplement this book. Be sure to read the passage summaries and our suggestions for instructional use.
7th-8th Informational Text 1210L
About Treacher Collins Syndrome
5th-6th News 940L
A Teen and A Trolley Reveal Society's Dark Side
7th-8th News 1110L
Proposed Treatment to Fix Genetic Diseases Raises Ethical Issues
7th-8th Informational Text 1310L
7th-8th Short Story
The Stolen Party
7th-8th Opinion 1170L
Putting Good Deeds In Headlines May Not Be So Good
5th-6th Short Story 910L
5th-6th Short Story 560L