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Tears of the Giraffe Overview & Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

Alexander McCall Smith
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 115 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
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Chapter Abstracts

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

* Mma Ramotswe agrees to marry Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni.
* He is a mechanic, and she is a detective.
* Since they both have houses, they have to decide which house to live in and what household goods to combine.
* Mma Ramotswe is appalled at the condition of Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni's house.
* His...

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This section contains 2,050 words
(approx. 7 pages at 300 words per page)
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