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
* Mary is on her way to Bodmin to live with her aunt.
* Her mother had passed away a few months earlier, and her father had died when she was six.
* Mary does not want to leave Helford, but she had made a promise to her mother that she would sell the farm and move...
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