The Emigrants Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 126 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy The Emigrants Lesson Plans

Part 1: Chapter 1, King In His Stone Kingdom

• Karl Oskar inherits his land in 1844, the same year in which King Oskar I ascends the throne of Sweden and Norway.

• With the property, Karl also inherits a debt worth three quarters of its value, and he must work for as long as he lives to repay it.

• Karl Oskar's parents, Marta and Nils, own a homestead in Korpamoen, where they live with their other son, Robert, and a daughter named Lydia.

• Karl Oskar and his father are in conflict about the way of doing things, so Karl Oskar leaves home as a teenager to hire out as a farmhand.
• Karl meets a girl named Kristina, who is being treated for gangrene at the home of Berta, who has healing knowledge.

• Kristina's relative, Ake Svenson, is the founder of the Akian religious sect, which is despised in the local community.

• In...

(read more Chapter Abstracts)

This section contains 2,481 words
(approx. 9 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy The Emigrants Lesson Plans
The Emigrants from BookRags. (c)2019 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.