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.
Prologue, The Liberation Army Dancer, pgs. 1-18 Abstract
* Ji Li meant lucky and beautiful. She was born on the Chinese New Year and her parents wanted her to be the happiest girl in the world.
* She was 12 when she was given the chance to audition for a dance group with the Liberation.
* Her father asked her...
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