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.
The Yankton Reservation 1876 to 1884: Woniya Kin Tinta Kin Piyawanikiye; Wounspe Tokaheya Abstract
* A Sioux Indian woman named Tate Iyohiwin gave birth to a daughter named Gertrude on February 22, 1876.
* Gertrude was one of Tate's nine children from three marriages with white men; only five of Tate's children survived.
* Tate's twelve-year-old son, David, was sent to a white...
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