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
* Anton Rosicky is at the office of Dr. Ed Burleigh where he learns of his bad heart.
* Dr. Burleigh warns Rosicky that doing farm work will shorten his life.
* Rosicky thinks only woman should stay inside and work.
* Rosicky quietly leaves the doctor's office while the doctor's warnings sink in.
Part 2 Abstract
* Dr. Burleigh...
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