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.
Book 1, Part 1, Chapters 1-3 Abstract
* Roland teaches Susannah to shot a gun.
* Roland uses past memories to help Susannah get in touch with her anger to help her learn to use the gun better.
Book 1, Part 1, Chapters 4 - 13 Abstract
* A bear has terrorized the great west woods for centuries.
* The bear, Mir, is headed for Roland...
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