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Plot Diagram
              Exposition
• Setting ( Time and Place)
• Characters are introduced
            Rising Action

• Occurs as the story continues (Story
 Cont.)
• The central conflict unfolds as the plot
  becomes more complex and problems and
  complications arise
• Suspense builds as characters struggle to
  find solutions to the conflict.
                 Climax
• Is the turning point of the story
• The action reaches a peak, and the
  outcome of the conflict is decided.
• The climax usually results in a change in
  the characters or a solution to the problem
      Falling Action, Resolution,
             Denouement
• Occurs at the conclusion of the story
• Loose ends are tied up
• The story ends
                  Motive
• Why did the author write the story?
• What does the author want the reader to
  learn?

• Character’s Motive
  – Why does the character act/say/behave the
    way they do?
               Empathy
• Understand and are able to relate to
  another person’s problems/issues
• You can see yourself in someone else’s
  shoes

				
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