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 "Pippi Moves into Villa Villekulla" Abstract
* Pippi is an orphan who lost her mother at birth and her father in a recent storm at sea. She likes not having people to tell her what to do.
* Her father was swept overboard during a storm at sea. Pippi does not think he drowned, but...
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