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.
Part 1 Abstract
* The unnamed female narrator writes in her first diary entry that she has been rejected by Roger, a boy that she has a crush on.
* Anonymous's mood changes wildly as she describes her reaction to Roger's rejection.
* She expresses insecurities about her body and sexuality, and catalogs the many ways she has tried to...
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