-August (Auggie) Pullman was born with a severe facial difference that, up until now, has prevented him from going to a mainstream school. Starting 5th grade at Beecher Prep, Auggie wants nothing more than to be treated as an ordinary kid—but his new classmates can’t get past his extraordinary face. Wonder begins from Auggie's point of view, but soon switches to include the perspectives of his classmates, his sister, her boyfriend, and others. These voices converge to portray a community as it struggles with differences, and challenges readers, both young and old, to wonder about the true nature of empathy, compassion, acceptance, friendship, and—ultimately—kindness. Auggie is a hero for the ages, one who proves that you can’t blend in when you were born to stand out. -Wonder Website
Official website of Wonder. Offers materials for teachers including: About the author, #choosekind resources, Other materials include make a Wonder avatar poster
Vocab and Schema images and videos for each chapter of Wonder curated by Mr. W. RJ Palaccio has given her stamp of approval for this teacher made resource and it's featured on her website.