What are some questions about the book Wonder?
- What qualities does Auggie’s family have that help support him as he struggles to fit in at school?
- Do you think Auggie ultimately sees himself as ordinary, or extraordinary?
- How about his parents?
- Why all the narrators?
- What role do masks play throughout the story?
What is VIA’s real name?
Via (Olivia) Pullman is Auggie’s older sister and a freshman at Faulkner High School. She sometimes feels like she’s not as important to her family as Auggie is, especially since Grans, their grandmother and one of Via’s favorite people, passed away.
What grade is Auggie entering when the novel opens?
Auggie starts fifth grade at Beecher Prep. Auggie suffers through all the kids staring at him, and is surprised when a girl named Summer sits with him at lunch the first day.
What did Auggie’s mom mean when she was talking about Julian and his mother and said the apple doesn’t fall from the tree?
What did Auggie’s mom mean when she was talking about Julian and his mother and said, “the apple doesn’t fall from the tree”? She meant Julian and his mother aren’t alike at all. She meant Julian and his mother are a lot alike in the way they act.
What were the questions August had for his peers?
What were the questions August had for his peers? Auggie asked his classmates “What exactly is homeroom and he also asked about Jacks home.
How old is Olivia Pullman?
Via, whose real name is Olivia, is August’s fifteen-year-old sister. When August starts school at Beecher Prep, Via starts high school at Faulkner High School, a selective and academically challenging private school.
Who regularly sits with Auggie at lunch?
Why did Summer initially start sitting with Auggie at lunch? She sees that Via is in it.
Do Julian and Auggie become friends?
From the moment they met in the page of Wonder, it was clear that Auggie and Julian were never going to be friends. Julian is nasty, mean, and downright cruel to Auggie.
Why does Auggie say he eats like a tortoise?
Auggie hates the way he eats. Because of his cleft palate, he still has a hole in the roof of his mouth. The way his jaw is structured, he has to chew at the front of his mouth kind of like a tortoise. Crumbs fall out.
Who is Baboo in wonder?
|101||Baboo||August’s favorite stuffed animal.|
|107||Edward||Pointed the flashlight on August’s face. aka: Eddie.|
|113||Bear||August’s new puppy.|
|118||Harold||Headmaster of the Graduation Ceremony.|