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.
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* In August, 1966, a rain of stones occurs at the home of Margret White. She has a three-year-old daughter, Carrie, whom she abuses.
* Carrie comes out of the shower at gym with menstrual blood running down her legs, screaming she is bleeding to death.
* The teacher slaps her to get her under control...
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