Ch 4: A Wrinkle in Time Chapter Summaries

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The A Wrinkle in Time Chapter Summaries chapter of this A Wrinkle in Time Study Guide course is the most efficient way to study the summaries of each chapter from this novel. This chapter uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long, plus includes lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to ensure you understand the essential concepts from each chapter of A Wrinkle in Time.

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This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about the specific events that occurred in each chapter of A Wrinkle in Time for a standard literature course. Topics covered include:

  • Synopsis of the story's plot
  • Detailed summaries of chapters 1-12
  • Review of the novel's climax

15 Lessons in Chapter 4: A Wrinkle in Time Chapter Summaries
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A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 1 Summary

1. A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 1 Summary

Meg Murry is just your typical loser, but life with her less-than-typical family is about to get a lot stranger. This lesson will focus on the summary of Chapter 1: Mrs. Whatsit of A Wrinkle in Time.

A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 2 Summary

2. A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 2 Summary

Meg and Charles Wallace meet a friend in the woods, visit a not-so-haunted house, and get a cryptic message about their long-absent father. This lesson will focus on the summary of Chapter 2 of ''A Wrinkle in Time''.

A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 3 Summary

3. A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 3 Summary

Did you ever get interrupted just as you were about to make a move? Calvin returns to the Murry house and Meg reveals how smart she really is. But just as Calvin and Meg might begin to explore their feelings for each other, things get even weirder. This lesson will focus on the summary of Chapter 3 of ''A Wrinkle in Time''.

A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 4 Summary

4. A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 4 Summary

Meg, Charles Wallace, and Calvin travel to the planet Uriel, where the true form of Mrs. Whatsit is revealed and they get the first glimpse of the unimaginable evil they are facing. This lesson will focus on the summary of Chapter 4 of 'A Wrinkle in Time'.

A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 5 Summary

5. A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 5 Summary

Meg and the others learn that Mr. Murry is on a planet that has fallen to the darkness, but not all is lost. For now, they are the newest warriors in a battle that includes the entire universe. This lesson will focus on the summary of Chapter 5 of ''A Wrinkle in Time.''

A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 6 Summary

6. A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 6 Summary

In chapter 6 of ''A Wrinkle in Time'', Meg, Charles Wallace, and Calvin make it to the planet where they believe Mr. Murry has been. However, it is a strange and creepy place, obviously controlled by the Black Thing.

A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 7 Summary

7. A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 7 Summary

Meg, Charles Wallace, and Calvin enter CCI and come face-to-face with evil itself. This lesson will focus on the summary of chapter 7 of 'A Wrinkle in Time.'

A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 8 Summary

8. A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 8 Summary

Do you think it is important to be an individual or to be just like everyone else? In Chapter 8 of 'A Wrinkle in Time,' Meg, Charles Wallace, and Calvin learn just how far Camazotz will go to preserve conformity.

A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 9 Summary

9. A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 9 Summary

Though Meg has found her father, she is in danger of losing her brother, and her life, as they finally meet IT face-to-face. This lesson focuses on the summary of Chapter 9 of 'A Wrinkle in Time.'

A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 10 Summary

10. A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 10 Summary

Knocked unconscious while tessering off Camazotz, Meg slowly wakes with many questions. In this lesson, we will summarize Chapter 10 of Madeleine L'Engle's 'A Wrinkle in Time.'

A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 11 Summary

11. A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 11 Summary

Very weak from tessering off Camazotz, Meg is healed physically by a mysterious race of creatures called Ixchelians. But her biggest battle is still in the future. This lesson will focus on the summary of Chapter 11 of 'A Wrinkle in Time.'

A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 12 Summary

12. A Wrinkle in Time Chapter 12 Summary

In the final chapter of 'A Wrinkle in Time,' all the characters come together to help Meg rescue her brother. This lesson will review the major events in Chapter 12 that lead to the conclusion of this novel by Madeleine L'Engle.

What is the Climax of A Wrinkle in Time?

13. What is the Climax of A Wrinkle in Time?

Madeleine L'Engle's ''A Wrinkle in Time'' tells the story of two children's quest to find their missing father. Meg and Charles must find a way to fight the force of evil and bring their father back home. But what will their secret weapon be? The part of a story where the conflict is about to be resolved and the reader's interest is at its highest is called the ''climax''. Let's take a look at ''A Wrinkle in Time'' to learn what its climax is.

A Wrinkle in Time Activities

14. A Wrinkle in Time Activities

''A Wrinkle in Time'' by Madeleine L'Engle is a classic childhood novel, however, it can be a little confusing in spots. The activities in this lesson are designed to help your students get as much as possible out of their reading.

A Wrinkle in Time Vocabulary

15. A Wrinkle in Time Vocabulary

Madeleine L'Engle's 'A Wrinkle in Time' deals with some complex topics and themes. In order to have a clearer understanding of the language L'Engle uses, this lesson will take a look at some of the more challenging vocabulary words in her novel.

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