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 Abstract
* The moon has just risen and Dr. Eleanor Friedman-Bernal is wearing a backpack and hiking in the desert.
* She is keeping her destination a secret from her friends, and she has lied to them about her destination.
* She told her friends that she was driving into Farmington, New Mexico.
* Actually, she was hiking to...
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