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.
Chapters 1-6 Abstract
* Aibileen is an older black woman who has made it her specialty to care for young white children, but to move on when they are old enough to treat her badly.
* Aibileen began working for the Leefolts shortly after the death of her son because of the birth of their first child, Mae...
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