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 1-2, 'Son of Hanji' and 'The Feast' Abstract
* Jiro helps his father make puppets and though there is a famine they are better off than many.
* They can still make some money selling puppets but Jiro is still very hungry and keeps making mistakes.
* Jiro's mother is very frustrated with him. He and his father...
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