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A place for wonder

reading and writing nonfiction in the primary grades

by Georgia Heard

  • 384 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Stenhouse Publishers in Portland, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Composition and exercises -- Study and teaching (Primary) -- United States,
  • Reading (Primary) -- United States,
  • Active learning -- United States,
  • Nature study -- Activity programs -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementGeorgia Heard and Jennifer McDonough.
    ContributionsMcDonough, Jennifer, 1974-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1529.U5 H43 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23235451M
    ISBN 109781571104328
    LC Control Number2009020042

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    This Study Guide consists of approximately 43 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Wonder. This is what Auggie wears for a couple of years when he was younger. He loved it, but it disappeared one day. This is the. The Wonder Place. 5, likes 40 talking about this 11, were here. The Wonder Place isn't simply a destination. It's a place that encourages imagination. A place where your child can dream.

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A Place for Wonder is an easy to read, non-threatening look at how to capture the natural wonder and questions of the young developing mind into the area of non-fiction reading and writing.

The book fits hand and glove with Writer's Workshop as a natural flow into the non-fiction reading and writing areas that can be diffcult for students to by: 5. Wonder (Wonder #1), R.J. Palacio Wonder is a children's novel by Raquel Jaramillo, under the pen name of R. Palacio, published on Febru Palacio wrote Wonder after an incident where she and her three-year-old son were waiting in line to buy ice cream.

A Place for Wonder will help teachers reclaim their classrooms as a place where true learning is the norm. Go Digital with Stenhouse We offer ebook editions for most of our print titles so you can access on your computer, tablet, or e-reader from several major retailers including Amazon and View the full list of retailers here.

In A Place for Wonder, Georgia Heard and Jennifer McDonough discuss how to create a landscape of wonder, a primary classroom where curiosity, creativity, and exploration are encouraged. For it is these characteristics, the authors write, that develop intelligent, inquiring, life-long learners/5.

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A Place for Wonder is an easy to read, non-threatening look at how to capture the natural wonder and questions of the young developing mind into the area of non-fiction reading and writing. The book fits hand and glove with Writer's Workshop as a natural flow into the non-fiction reading and writing areas that can be diffcult for students to s: Looking for a book that has a great story as well as stunning artwork.

Why not try a comic book. Read the origin stories of your favorite Marvel or DC superheroes, including Black Panther, Spider-Man, Batman, Wonder Woman and more.

Start a new manga series with Death Note, Naruto or Pokémon. Wonder (also known as Wonder: Auggie) is a American drama film directed by Stephen Chbosky and written by Jack Thorne, Steven Conrad, and is based on the novel of the same name by R.

Palacio and stars Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, Jacob Tremblay, Noah Jupe, Izabela Vidovic, Mandy Patinkin, and Daveed Diggs. The film, which follows a boy with Treacher Collins.

Wonder's greatest lessons are more emotional or behavioral than the book does go into some detail about genetics and the probability of a child developing physical differences like Auggie's. The novel also offers a telling view into middle school life and curriculum and a bit about the differences between middle school and high school culture.

Get this from a library. Wonder. [R J Palacio; Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.,] -- August Pullman was born with a facial deformity that, up until now, prevented him from going to a mainstream school.

Starting 5th grade at Beecher Prep, he wants nothing more than to be treated as an. About this Book SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING JULIA ROBERTS, OWEN WILSON, AND JACOB TREMBLAY. Over 6 million people have read the #1 New York Times bestseller WONDER and have fallen in love with Auggie Pullman, an ordinary boy with an extraordinary face.

With more than 6 million copies sold worldwide and over five years as a New York 5/5(5). The power of the book likes in how Palacio creates such a normal, relatable character from a boy living with such an extraordinary physical affliction.

Even though "Wonder" is recommended for children ages 8 thro the book's themes of identity, bullying, and acceptance make it interesting reading for a wide audience as well.

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Random House Children’s Books has released a raft of new products inspired by author R. Palacio’s bestselling book—and recent Julia Roberts-starting feature film—Wonder. The branded items are part of the #ChooseKindness campaign to promote Palacio’s. Take a walk throughout our school and see the impact that our book study "A Place for Wonder: Reading and Writing Nonfiction in the Primary Grades" (Heard and.

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Reader Reviews. Wonder Summary Buy Study Guide August or "Auggie" Pullman, a ten-year-old boy living in New York City, was born with a facial deformity that has made it difficult for him to make friends.

() Shady Grove Rd Gaithersburg, MD / Yelp reviews."Wonder is the best kids' book of the year," said Emily Bazelon, senior editor at and author of Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy.

In a world where bullying among young people is an epidemic, this is a refreshing new narrative full of heart and hope/5().R. J. Palacio lives in Brooklyn, NY with her husband, two sons and two dogs (Bear and Beau). Her debut novel, Wonder, has been on the New York Times bestseller list since March,and has sold over 5 million copies worldwide.

The book’s message of kindness has inspired the Choose Kind movement, and has been embraced by readers, young and old, around the world.