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Anyone who needs help learning or mastering the setting of A Wrinkle in Time material will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to understand the setting of this story. Among those who would benefit are:
- Students who want to learn a broad topic in a short amount of time
- Students who are looking for easy ways to identify the most important information on the topic
- Students who have fallen behind in memorizing the various setting elements in A Wrinkle in Time
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning literature (visual and auditory)
- Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
- Students who have limited time to study for an upcoming exam
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- Watch each video in the chapter to review all key topics.
- Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
- Test your understanding of each lesson with a short quiz.
- Complete your review with the A Wrinkle in Time Setting chapter exam.
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- Study Efficiently: The lessons in this chapter cover only the information you need to know.
- Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
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Students Will Review:
This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about the setting explored in A Wrinkle in Time for a standard literature course. Topics covered include:
- The time period in which the book is set
- The Earthly and otherworldly settings described in the story
- Explanation of the concept of a tesseract as presented in the novel
- Planets visited in the story, including Uriel and Camazotz
1. When & Where Does A Wrinkle in Time Take Place?
Meg, Charles Wallace, and Calvin must travel across dimensions in their quest to save Mr. Murry in 'A Wrinkle in Time.' But what about Meg's home? This lesson will discuss the setting of Earth in Madeleine L'Engle's classic novel.
2. What is a Tesseract in A Wrinkle in Time?
If you've ever studied geometry, you may know the tesseract as a cube in the fourth dimension. This lesson explains author Madeleine L'Engle's concept of the tesseract, from her novel ''A Wrinkle in Time.''
3. Uriel in A Wrinkle in Time
Madeleine L'Engle's award winning book, 'A Wrinkle in Time,' is a science fiction/fantasy book that involves travel through space and time. This lesson's focus is on Uriel, a distant planet that plays an important role in the book.
4. Camazotz in A Wrinkle in Time
In Madeleine L'Engle's book 'A Wrinkle in Time,' an important quest takes Meg, Charles Wallace, and Calvin to five different planets. In this lesson, you'll learn about Camazotz, the least hospitable of the planets.
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