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, Xanth Abstract
* Bink is a resident of the magical realm of Xanth, a place where all residents, common objects and plants have unexpected properties or abilities.
* Bink watches a chameleon lizard change into a multitude of shapes to protect itself from natural enemies.
* When the Chameleon glares at Bink in Basilisk form to frighten Bink...
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