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
* Dr. John Montague,a doctor of anthropology with a passion for supernatural manifestation, has rented Hill House for the summer because of stories that it is haunted.
* Dr. Montague searches for and hires two assistants as well as inviting a member of the family that owns the house to help him with his investigation...
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