Wonder by R.J. Palacio

(9/10) The story of August Pullman (aka Auggie), a 10-year-old boy born with a rare craniofacial disorder and his experience of attending a school for the first time. The book is based on the themes of kindness, identity, bullying, acceptance and friendship.

Nancy Pearl’s Rule of 50

School has taught us to finish every book from the start. Students feel that it’s necessary to read every single word of the material because of its possibility of showing up on a test. However, this is one of the most unhealthy habits associated with reading. We need to change our mindset about quitting books. QuittingContinue reading “Nancy Pearl’s Rule of 50”