Wonderstruck

Book Trailers & Other Links

Website that includes video with Brian Selznick discussing the book:
http://www.wonderstruckthebook.com/

A series of essays that explain more about “the world of Wonderstruck”: http://www.wonderstruckthebook.com/essays.htm

A PDF discussion guide provided by Scholastic:
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Scholastic’s website about the book which includes learning to fingerspell your name in sign language:
http://www.scholastic.com/wonderstruck/index.htm

A virtual field trip with Brian to the American Museum of Natural History and follow-up activities are provided:
http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/collection/vitural-field-trip-teaching-resources

The American Museum of Natural History: http://www.amnh.org/

An interview/article by National Public Radio about Brian: http://www.npr.org/2011/09/13/140403979/wonderstruck-a-novel-approach-to-picture-books

A video interview of Brian with Al Roker of the Today Show: http://today.msnbc.msn.com/id/44244774/ns/today-books/#.TpjFR0_ogZM

Simple signing with Marc Brown’s Arthur: http://pbskids.org/arthur/print/signdesign/index.html

Queens Museum of Art: http://www.queensmuseum.org/

Photos of the panorama of New York: http://www.queensmuseum.org/exhibitions/visitpanorama

Joseph Cornell, known for his art boxes or “cabinets of wonder”: http://www.josephcornellbox.com/

How to fold an origami boat: http://www.origami-fun.com/origami-boat.html

Another link for folding an origami boat: http://www.origami-instructions.com/origami-boat.html

Also, in the back of the book, Brian Selznick provides selected bibliography with other links and resources.

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