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
* Georgie is at the library trying to make the pain in his back go away. He is beat by his mother's boyfriend.
* The librarian asks Georgie to bring back his garden to book to be re-checked out. He can't read it, but the pictures calm him down.
Chapter 2 Abstract
* Georgie hates going to school...
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