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Half Broke Horses: A True-Life Novel Overview & Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

Jeannette Walls
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 110 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
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Chapter Abstracts

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

* A flash flood plagues Salt Draw.
* The Casey family ranch is flooded.
* Lily saves her siblings.
* Lily shows her resourcefulness.

Part 2 Abstract

* The region is described.
* The farm set up is reviewed.

Part 3 Abstract

* Adam needs help from Lily to run the farm although she is a child.
* Adam is obsessed with education and...

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