Somewhere between the synopsis and the treatment lies the plot outline, also known as a one page. Typically one-to-three pages in length, the plot outline is the bare bones of your story before it’s fleshed out with action description and dialogue.
Summarizing Short Stories: Story Elements and Conflict
Summarizing Short Stories: Story Elements and Conflict.I use the diagram a lot for teaching plot structure; this is a great breakdown of the chart.
Plot Chart Diagram Arc - PowerPoint Notes Crime Scene Engage your students by giving your plot notes using a crime scene style presentation. The PowerPoint walks through all 6 parts of the plot, as well as the 6 kinds of conflict. COMMON CORE: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2 Exposition (setting, characters, and background info) Conflict Rising Action Climax Falling Action Resolution
One of the first reading concepts I teach (or review) in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades is plot structure. So, I thought it was the perfect time to share some of my favorite resources to use when teaching plot structure. 1. Posters First, click the posters above to grab this set of plot posters free …
This anchor chart of story elements has the parts labeled into sections and gives many examples for each element. The character section shows that the main characters might be people, but can also be animals or objects. I really like the roller coaster analogy for the plot, showing students that the plot builds and then a resolution is found.
Adventures of a 6th Grade Teacher: anchor charts, I remember learning this in middle school and think that I could even start it in my 5th grade classroom. Visuals will be extremely beneficial for my students.
Hero's Journey Plot Chart - Blank Graphic OrganizerThis can be used with the plot of any novel or short story that models itself after the epic Hero's Journey structure.This graphic organizer will help students analyze the parts of any story's plot. Just fill in the story's title, and you're ready to roll!Parts of the Hero's Journey:Ordinary World (setting, characters, and background info)Allies & MentorsRoad of Trials (Entering the Unknown and 2 Obstacles)Supreme Ord