Wonderstruck - Part 1 - pages 56-93
Synopsis: This section talks about when Ben is looking back at his past and is remembering his mom. He ends up going to visit his old home. In the picture section of the book, we see the young girl run down to the riverbed and kneel down beside it an place a boat in the water.
Text Teaser Video
The video gives a brief synopsis of a portion of the text without giving away too much detail to encourage students to continue reading the story.
Length of Video: 44 Seconds
Picture Teaser Video
This video gives a brief synopsis of a portion of the Picture portion of the book without giving away too Much detail to encourage students to continue Reading the story.
Length of Video: 43 Seconds
Discussion Question 2 Video (Text)
This is a video that asks a question related to seeing a shooting star. If students have seen a shooting star, what wish did they, or would they make?
Length of Video: 35 Seconds
Discussion Question 2 Video (Pictures)
This video discusses the piece of paper that says “help me.” It poses the question asking who students would ask for help with whatever situation they might need to ask for help.
Length of Video: 39 Seconds
This is a worksheet that asks questions related to the section that students have read.
Time to complete: 20 Minutes
This is a worksheet that assists students in taking notes while they read this section of the book. The instructions for using this worksheet are in a powerpoint in the introduction section; download powerpoint.
Time to complete: Done while reading – time determined individually