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.
I. Beginning: Streets of Trees Abstract
* "Human Croquet" is set in England in the 1960s and covers a brief period of time in the main narrator's life.
* Narration gives a brief history of the establishment of Fairfax Manor around 1580 near the village of Lythe.
* Fairfax marries Lady Fairfax, who births a son and is fond of...
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