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.
* In "Futures," David Appelow is a recently unemployed man in his early 40s .
* David begins interviewing for a vague, but high paying job. He never is able to get a solid description of the job during his three interviews.
* David forms a weak friendship with his neighbor's son, Zach, a boy who is aimless...
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