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.
A Slave Among Slaves Abstract
* Booker T. Washington believes that he was born near a post office in Franklin County, Virginia.
* He doesn't know his father but thinks he was a white man.
* Until the end of the Civil War, Booker, his mother Jane, his brother John, and his sister Amanda...
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