We will be using the video 'The Present' in our English lessons.
We paused the video and answered questions along the way.
We made predictions about the plot and discussed
how our opinion of the main character changed throughout the film.
We recorded what we knew about the main character and what we still wanted to know.
Wonder is a novel written by celebrated children's writer R J Palacio. August or Auggie is a young ten-year-old boy who has been born with an incredible facial abnormality. He is a normal young kid who eats ice cream and plays on his xbox but his abnormality drives other children away on roads and on playgrounds. Owing to his abnormality, his parents have him homeschooled till the age of ten. But now Auggie must go to school, a real one at that, with other children. August dreads his first day in school and the book talks about his trials and trepidations.