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The Foxfire Book Overview & Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

Eliot Wigginton
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 137 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.

Introduction Abstract

* Foxfire magazine is started in 1968 by a high school teacher named Eliot Wigginton who is trying to get his English students excited about class.
* The students are responsible for raising the funds for the magazine.
* The magazine sells out within the first week and more copies are ordered.
* Wigginton explains that he believes that...

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This section contains 2,117 words
(approx. 8 pages at 300 words per page)
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