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: The Spell of the Fog Abstract
* Even as a baby, Greta Addington loved the fog.
* One day while searching for a lost cow, Greta sees the outline of a house where there once was none.
* Greta's father talks her mother into letting Greta explore the fog.
Chapter 2: The House at the Fork Abstract
* When exploring...
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