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
* As the book begins, the author and a man named Tom are late for a meeting with Pachita and Hermanito.
* Dr Carols is angry with the pair because he thinks that they are interrupting Pachita.
Chapters 2, 3 and 4 Abstract
* The author visits Pachita's home, which she finds extremely dirty.
Chapters 5, 6, 7 and 8 Abstract
* Pachita's dirty home...
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