Wonderstruck - Part 2 - pages 460-489
Synopsis: In this section, we read about Ben trying to find information about his father, Daniel Lobel. He is running around the museum, afraid that the guard is after him, yet asking people if they know Daniel. Ben went back to the storage room and later has a discussion with Jamie about learning sign language. Ben and Jamie had a disagreement and Ben walked out. In the picture section, the young girl goes to the apartment of Walter. Through writing on a note, we learn that they are brother and sister.
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: 52 seconds
Picture Teaser Video
This video gives a brief synopsis of a portion of the picture part of the book without giving away too much detail to encourage students to continue reading the story.
Length of Video: 51 seconds
Discussion Question 11 Video (Text)
In this video, the question is posed, “How can I be reading the book while I feel like I am IN the book?”
Length of Video: 31 seconds
Discussion Question 11 Video (Pictures)
This video discusses who you would go to when you are scared. Often, people become scared, so who is the one person you would seek out when that happens?
Length of Video: 24 seconds
This is a worksheet that asks questions related to the section that students have read.
Time to Complete: 20 minutes (approximately)
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