Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
  • Like
  • Save
Elements of a Plot Diagram
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×

Now you can save presentations on your phone or tablet

Available for both IPhone and Android

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply

Elements of a Plot Diagram

  • 1,350 views
Published

from alex.state.al.us/

from alex.state.al.us/

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
1,350
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1

Actions

Shares
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
2

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Identifying the Elements of A Plot Diagram Student Notes
  • 2. Plot Diagram 2 1 3 4 5
  • 3. Plot (definition)
    • Plot is the organized pattern or sequence of events that make up a story. Every plot is made up of a series of incidents that are related to one another.
  • 4. 1. Exposition
    • This usually occurs at the beginning of a short story. Here the characters are introduced. We also learn about the setting of the story. Most importantly, we are introduced to the main conflict (main problem).
  • 5. 2. Rising Action
    • This part of the story begins to develop the conflict(s). A building of interest or suspense occurs.
  • 6. 3. Climax
    • This is the turning point of the story. Usually the main character comes face to face with a conflict. The main character will change in some way.
  • 7. 4. Falling Action
    • All loose ends of the plot are tied up. The conflict(s) and climax are taken care of.
  • 8. 5. Resolution
    • The story comes to a reasonable ending.
  • 9. Putting It All Together 1. Exposition 2. Rising Action 3. Climax 4. Falling Action 5. Resolution Beginning of Story Middle of Story End of Story