Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Chapter 1, January Abstract
* A Sand county Almanac talks about conservation and the need to create a social conscience towards the environment and the land.
* Land ethic is the main argument of the book.
* The first twelve chapters are descriptions of nature and the way plants and animals interact.
* The following chapters are about different places the...
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