We’re All Wonders Activities for Kids:
This We’re All Wonders activity file now includes a digital distance learning option in Google Slides™. Please refer to the final 7 pages of the file for the link and instructions.
If you know about the book Wonders by R.J. Palacio, you won’t want to miss We’re All Wonders! This amazing NEW picture teaches kids about compassion, inclusion, and embracing unique characteristics!
We’re All Wonders contains powerful messages for elementary students. This product was created for 2nd-4th graders (though you can modify it to use with grade levels outside this range).
This product includes:
- teacher tips
- journal prompts
- no prep worksheets
- a newspaper template
- a craftivity
- vocabulary for discussion
- a mini-booklet with sentence starters on each of 8 pages (half-sheets)
- compare and contrast
- a quote poster
- discussion activities
These activities are sure to get your students thinking about how they can make this world a better place, one wonder at a time!
Please check the preview and the thumbnails to ensure the appropriateness for your own class and let me know if you have questions prior to purchasing!
NOTE: THIS FILE NOW INCLUDES A DIGITAL DISTANCE LEARNING OPTION!
As of 8/25/20, this product includes a digital option (as well as the no prep printable option). The instructions for utilizing the digital portion appear at the end of the packet.
- A Google Drive account
- If sharing with students, a Drive account that is linked to student Google accounts
- Can be shared/delivered on Google Classroom
- Only need access to Google Drive–no outside links to worry about!
These file can be used with iPads, chrome books, laptops, and desktops as long as your students have access to Google Drive or Classroom on a device. The digital portion of this product is on Google Slides.
This file contains 39 pages + Google Slides™.
- Purchasing this product gives the purchaser ONE LICENSE to this product. This allows the purchaser the right to reproduce this product for HIS/HER class ONLY. Duplication for an entire team, school, or school district is strictly forbidden. If other teachers would like copies of this product, please direct them to my store.
- You may not reproduce, redistribute, or post this item on a blog or website for download (free or paid). Copying any part of this product (even for a classroom website) is also in violation of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
- You may not modify, copy, or alter this product in any way.
- Please feel free to spread the word about this product via social media or blog post. A link to the product (or my store) is much appreciated.
Kelly M –
this is awesome
Jodi Anderson –
This is a great product! Kept my class going right before spring break!
Primary Melting Pot –
Awesome! My kids enjoyed this so much. Thanks.
Sarah H –
Perfect for what i needed 😀
Kathleen K –
I am planning to use this with a social emotional learning book club I run at my school. I love the vocabulary cards that you included – they will make a great addition to a lesson on diversity and understanding.
Heather Willcut –
I love this book and your resources are a wonderful addition to our Wonder unit! Thank you!
Amy S –
Kristy W –
Wonder is a favorite of mine. I was so happy to find this resource. It’s terrific.
Noelle C –
My students loved this!!!
Thank you! Perfect companion for the book 🙂
Mrs Rapp’s Class –
Cute stuff for this cute book.
Julieanne Z –
So excited to share some of these activities with my scholars
theresa C –
This is my favorite book of all time and I love how I can use it with my KINDERS!! Thanks for creating this!
Nathalie H –
I can’t wait to use it in September with my students! Thank you
Erin Davidson –
Very comprehensive! I am so excited to use this with my class!
Beth Anne Loynachan –
Great resources to go with a fantastic book. Easy to use layout.
kleopatra K –
I can not wait to use this with my students this year.
Brook L –
Wonderful unit. Wonder is my first read aloud of the year.
Kathleen F –
My students enjoyed this very much!
Spedtacular Combo –
We loved this product. Thank you!
Kristin L –
Yay!! I’m starting my year with a “Wonder” theme and I love this product! I can’t wait to use it during the first week of school!
Gigi S –
Great! Students loved.
Mrs Patino –
I am excited to read this story to my students and use your resources. Thank you!
Brenda W –
This resource is truly a Wonder!
Emily W –
this is awesome!
Jackie M –
I’m looking forward to using this with my 2nd graders this year. Thank you!
kimberly J –
Used this as a back-to-school lesson. The kids love their pictures in the helmet, and I love their writings. Makes a great display!
veronica Q –
Laura G –
What a wonderful project! I can’t wait to use this next week with my third graders!
Samantha Holcomb –
So great for teaching inclusion! Thank you so much for this cute and thoughtful resource!
Emily D –
My second graders have loved thinking about what makes them special. It helps them to think about all the positives instead of negatives that they may hear at home or from others. Thanks for creating a wonderful resource!
Mariel Nigro –
Emily Martinac –
Loved using these resources with my 2nd graders!!!
Debra C –
Wonderful! My first graders loved the book and activities, especially “I am a wonder because…” Thank you!
Christine C –
I was creating all my own reading responses worksheets until I found this resource. Lots of great ideas. Look forward to getting started….Thank you for saving me so much time!
Amy L –
Perfect book companion guide for my second graders! Thank you!
Devonne D –
Allee H –
This is the cutest activity! Great hallway display to go with our class read aloud.
Cory G –
Thank you so much!!
Stephanie L –
great for beginning of the year!
Mindy S –
so excited to use this!
My kids adored the book and the writing project. They came up with the most creative reasons of why they are wonders.
Tabler’s Teaching Tidbits –
I teach 5th grade but was able to use some of the resources.
Meagan J –
These activities were perfect for my third graders! They LOVED drawing their faces in the helmets!
Jennifer G –
My students enjoyed this writing activity and putting their picture in the helmet. I also appreciate the vocabulary cards that you included. Thank you!
Megan R –
I love this resource! Thank you!
Olivia K –
I love this resource. My students enjoyed all the task.
carol R –
This is great
Mrs VanMeter –
Thank you for your work! It was perfect! Super!
Jennifer H –
I can’t wait to use this!! Thank you for including so many awesome components!!
Caroline R –
My students loved this!
Tina H –
Can’t wait to use this with my class
Frances W –
Oh wow!! This is an awesome resource!! My kids loved it.
jennifer R –
These looked great on my hallway display! Thank you!
Pedro L –
Erin G –
My students love this book! Thank you for the resource!
Julie M –
Can’t wait to use this resource! Great job!
Kathryn A –
Love the book and love this product!
Megan B –
I can’t wait to use this next week!!
Brandi S –
This is a great product!
Laura Y –
Loved this! Great way to discuss a valuable book and lessons!
Kimberly W –
Perfect compliment to the book.
One Urban Teacher –
Perfect. Thank you!
Ann T –
Great resource with fun activities for younger kids
KB Classroom Creations –
Elizabeth A –
Sarah Jessica W –
Can’t wait to use this book and resources with my students! Thanks so much!!
Jodi M –
This was such a creative way to incorporate the main ideas from the book. Thank you.
Katherine G –
cant wait to use this!
Melissa D –
These were great. Made an awesome bulletin board! Thank you!
Rebecca V –
Great resource using it next week!!
Jennifer L –
Great when reading the book Wonder
Christine Poczik –
Nancy G –
krystal M –
Thank you! My students loved this story and this is the perfect activity to go along with it. Can’t wait to see their faces in the helmets
Pamela S –
So excited about doing this book study with our students. Can’t wait to use this in the upcoming weeks. Thanks for all your hard work on this and for sharing this great product!
Jessica S –
Thank you this is great.
Create Love Teach –
This was an awesome resource for my second graders! Thank you!
Kristin H –
The Coffee Tech Teacher –
Thanks for sharing!
Maria Palazzo –
Sarah M –
We loved this unit! Thank you
Amanda C –
Great resource, thanks.
Flip Flops in 4th –
Thank you for creating this amazing resource!
There’s No Place Like Kindergarten –
We love Wonder, We loved this product! My students loved getting to write about what makes them a wonder. Great beginning of the year activity!
Jenna P –
We did the writing craftivity at the start of the year and kept them up on our big bulletin since! Such great activities!
Miss Haston –
Lisa S –
Great set of of resources that I’ve been able to use and adapt for my level 3/4 class. Thank you!
Amber R –
This is great. Thank you!
Carley Duemmel –
Love the picture templates that give students new vocabulary!
Alyce R –
Valerie Gladd –
Great for use with the book or independently!
megan bachmore –
Jessica B –
I can’t wait to use this when we read the wonder book!
Kjersti E –
My students loved this! Thank you.
Chelsa H –
Great resource for my counseling program. The product is a great way to teach self-esteem and kindness
SMARTBoard Queen –
tammy M –
Dawna L Y –
Very useful resource.
A Heart for Learning –
Kathleen M –
Love this! Can’t wait to use this to help set the tone for my class during the first week of school.
paula D –
Mary F –
So great for social skills!
The Spectacular VA Apple –
Nicole Estevez –
Love it! Thank you!
NANCY H –
Can’t wait to use this with my students this year! Love the book and am anxious to incorporate your ideas!
Tiger Teacher Products –
Great addition to a wonderful story!
Kelsey B –
I used this to set the tone for this new school year and my students were able to connect so well to the story and concepts!
Suzanne Sharpe –
I can’t wait to use this resource this week with my new students!
Caffeinate Create Laminate –
Great extension activities for the class!
Cindy G –
Fun writing activity to follow the story!
Teri P –
Love, love, love this activity to go with this amazing activity! I can’t wait to read what my students write. I know the parents will love it too!
Casey Haarlow –
Thank you for a great resource!
emily B –
Love the variety of activities that go with the book!
Karen J –
Jennifer P –
Great resource for a great book!
Marissa F –
Using this to begin my Mini-Unit on Kindness with my 3rd graders!
Christine J –
Such a great resource to use at the beginning of the year to build classroom community!
Lisa R –
My students loved the activity with their picture in the helmet. They were so excited, I was happy to see them that way.
Brittney W –
I loved using this along with the book to teach a character lesson at the beginning of the school year.
Katie S –
Not only did my kiddos run with these activities, but we were able to put up their writing and helmets for parents to view on Curriculum Night! Not sure what I’d do without TPT and amazing creators like you!
Alex Peterson –
Love this and my kids loved using it!
Shara S –
Erika B –
Wonderful literacy activity and community building.
Karen P –
Students enjoyed this. Thank you.
Anna S –
My class loved this activity
Lauren W –
This was very helpful, I used this for my Gr. 7 students who are being modified to a lower grade level. They were able to use this activity and still be working on Wonder with the rest of the class.
Getting Moore Out of SpEd –
Wonderful for special needs!
maria marques –
Brittany Ditota –
such great activities my kids really enjoyed it!
Jennifer R –
priya A –
Absolutely love this book and this unit! So many great ideas. Thanks!
Joanne W –
Used this in conjunction with the movie.
Alissa A –
This was an amazing resource! My principal and school were so impressed with our presentation!
danielle gordon –
great resource!! thanks so much!
Katie B –
Awesome activities for studying the novel Wonder!
Peggy C –
Bilindergarten Fun –
Looking forward to using with my kids.
Jenny W –
Really great resource to use with the book!
K Teach –
Great activities to go along with a wonderful book
chinaron vilayvong –
Our class used to display why they are all wonders. Great resource to recognize their uniqueness.
Tiffany Russell –
My student’s are excited about this book!
Wendy H –
Love the helmets! We have them on student lockers.
Camilla I –
Such great lessons – students really enjoyed the activities 🙂
Melissa Preston –
A variety of activities to use with a great book to teach about kindness.
kristy P –
A great resource, thank you!
Katie Argyle –
Love this book. So excited to use this with my class.
Kathleen Fabian –
I love this resource! The vocab cards are great and I love how many rich discussions can come out of one book thanks to the guidance of this pack. I used this in my second grade classroom during our Community Building period and it was very helpful. Thank you!
Mary Ranney –
Jessica S –
Favorite beginning of the year project!
Sangeeta A –
Can’t wait to use this resource!
Kelly Hilgeman –
I can’t wait to use this with my students!
Elissa G –
Such a great resource!!
Rebecca H –
I absolutely LOVE this picture book studies. They are so detailed and help teach theme and also allow students to make text to self connections. I’ve taught 4th and 5th grade and now will teach 3rd grade, so I will the activities can be used for multiple grade levels!
Patricia B –
Used at the start of school! Students LOVED writing about themselves and putting pictures into helmets!
Erika B –
Heather W –
Easy to use.
Shannon C –
Great activities for a powerful message about kindness and individuality ….thank you!
Tiffany R –
Great resource! Thank you!
Kristin C –
This turns out really cute with a good message!
Stephanie C –
I loved this. Thank you!
This product has helped me thoroughly in my classroom, great product!
Nancy G –
Meghan L –
Loved this project! My students are posted in the hallway with personal writing about what makes them a WONDER!
Danya P –
Great resource and my 2nd graders loved it. Thanks!
Michelle A –
This was such a great resource to use for a follow up activity. The vocabulary and assessment are also very helpful.
Christy Grubb –
Excellent Resource. Thank you.
Nancy T –
Good companion to the book
ERIN SMITH –
Great product with many possibilities!
Mary F –
Cute activities to go along with the book!
Jamie P –
This was a great resource to use after reading the “Wonder” picture book.
Brittany B –
Thank you for such an amazing product. My students were so proud of their projects hanging in the hallway, but I was especially proud of the confidence this project built in them.
Clare Burke –
Great addition to reading this book and created a great project to hang in the hallway.
Alison W –
I can’t wait to use this with my students!
melinda mahoney –
Ashley Robinson –
Marcia V –
Great Literacy ideas!!!
Rachael H –
great SEL activity
Kaitlyn N –
Bailey H –
Great companion for kindness week and to get students thinking about what makes them special and unique!
Kerri B –
Love this resource. Kids loved it!
Brandi H –
Samantha F –
This is a great resource for me to add to my toolbox as a future school counselor!
Yvette B –
Students enjoyed having their picture taken and added to the writing activity provided. They really enjoyed it.
Stefanie G –
This resource was fantastic. I love all the comprehension questions and the character trait pictures. I would highly recommend this resource.
kristen W –
Goes great with either the wonders chapter book or the picture book. Makes the cutest bulletin board
Hailey K –
This is a great resource to use with the book.
Buffy S –
My students loved using this resource! Wonderful activities!
Suzy Stidham –
This was by far the best writing work for my students! They enjoyed writing about how each of them was unique! I highly recommend.
Joy T –
Loved it, awesome resource!
Alicia H –
My students loved this writing activity. The picture and the helmet were just way too cute. Sometimes it’s difficult to get students excited about writing, but I didn’t hear one complaint during this writing lesson. I would purchase it again!
Emma Gou –
I think this resource may be better for in-person since it’s mostly print outs. I do like the vocabulary page which includes vocabulary from the story. I also like some of the discussion questions. It’s good for the beginning of the school year.
Sherry U –
Jessica G –
Loved this book and resource.
Molly B –
This was a great resource to use during our first week back to school during distance learning!
Breanne H –
Thank you for sharing this resource.
Brittany B –
I love this resource! I used it last year in class and this year in distance learning. It is a great beginning of the year activity to talk about what makes you unique. It helps build respect and community in your classroom. The kids love their photo at the top of their writing. I use this with my 2nd graders.
gina parnell –
I like that it keeps my students engaged in their learning.
Caroline N –
Great resource for the book Wonder. I loved using these activities to supplement the book and expand on the important message throughout the book.
Virginia U –
GISELLE Q –
Great resource for virtual learning. Thank you!
Amanda G –
I use this resource every year with my students after we read the book. The vocabulary visuals are 10/10 and the writing task craft is adorable. My students love it!
Becky B –
Great rigorous activities!
Shanna D –
Perfect for classroom lesson activity. Thank you!
Caroline R –
My students loved the activities that went a long with the book and it kept them very engaged.
Lindsay E –
This activity was PERFECT to do after reading Wonder with my class. They loved the book and they also loved doing this activity.
Kristin Jason –
Mallory H –
After reading the novel, “Wonder” my class completed many of these activities. I love that there are print and digital option and how well all of the activities go along with the book.
Barbara A –
Mrs Kervens Tools 4 Success –
Thank you for a great product
Claire M –
Students really enjoyed these activities! Would recommend.
Stephanie U –
Variety of quality resources.
Jordan Bors –
My students and I loved this product!
Mikayla N –
Michelle D –
Great resource! My students loved it!
Beck’s Buzz –
Great way to explore the book Wonder.
Angie Braiantsis –
heather D –
Great! Thank you!
Alicia G –
Looks great but I was thinking it would be more in line with teaching my students about THEME.
Amber G –
We did this as a storytime and journal entries. And the kids have very much enjoyed it!
YeeJi L –
My students loved using this resource as it ties in so well with our read aloud “We’re All Wonders”. I had already taken their selfies earlier in the year so it was easy for me to print again and cut into the helmet. It was neat to see them think about their individuality and how they are so unique and special. Thank you!
Ashley M –
Great resource, thank you!
Renee N –
Jessica S –
Great resource! Thank you!
Amanda C –
Tori C –
My class read the short Wonder book and did these activity pages along with it. They were very engaging and the vocabulary cards that came with the bundle were excellent.
Heather D –
This was a great resource. Thanks for including multiple options:)
Cindy C –
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Missy BNovember 29, 2017 –
A great resource! Thanks so much!