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.
* In 1676, King Philip's War was almost over, and the English had united with several Indian tribes to fight several others who wished to eliminate the English colonies.
* Many Puritans left New England in the 1630s and 1640s though some stayed on, and it was unclear what they would become, being closer in proximity to...
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