Check out these paired passage suggestions for Wonder by R.J. Palacio! All texts are available free at www.CommonLit.org and come with CCSS-aligned questions, discussion guide, vocabulary, related media, and more.
Collaborative Note-Taking With Google Docs: The beauty of Google Apps truly lies in the collaborative features. One of my favorite strategies is collaborative note-taking. When students are able to take notes together, it allows them to learn from each other AND gives the teacher a way to check for understanding.