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Setting, that's like where it's going down, Could be the train compartment, a castle or a town, Could be the Arctic winter - like To Build a Fire, The temperature's dropping, excitement is getting higher, Setting sets the scene so the scene seems set, Could be the Italian restaurant where we met, Setting gives us the where and the when,Could be modern day, the future, or way back when. Plot, Character, Conflict, Theme, Setting, yes these are the 5 things That you're going to be needing When you're reading or writing A short story that's mad exciting. (x2) Plot is the action, the quest for satisfaction, What's going down, what's going to happen. Four men at sea in an open boat, Rowing and hoping that they can stay afloat. The plot: They have to make it to the beach, But the waves are big, and the shore seems out of reach, Plot is a series of events... like Lemoney Snicket, It could be crazy, wild or straight wicked. Knock knock, who's there? Uh-uh!

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Elements of a Story Home | Catalog | About Us | Search | Contact Us | Site Map | © Annenberg Foundation 2016. All rights reserved. Classic Short Stories American Literary Classics. Twenty great American short stories. Bibliomania. This site has some wonderful stuff-Anna Karenina, The Hound of the Baskervilles, four Jane Austen novels, Cooper's Last of the Mohicans.

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Story Writing Communication 4 All Resources to Support Inclusion This has opened in a separate window - just exit to return to the Literacy page. Story Recipe Cards: click the image to download Creating Characters Toolkit: click the image to download The Ransom Of Red Chief by O Henry IT LOOKED like a good thing: but wait till I tell you. We were down South, in Alabama -- Bill Driscoll and myself -- when this kidnapping idea struck us. It was, as Bill afterward expressed it, "during a moment of temporary mental apparition"; but we didn't find that out till later. There was a town down there, as flat as a flannel-cake, and called Summit, of course. It contained inhabitants Of as undeleterious and self-satisfied a class of peasantry as ever clustered around a Maypole.

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Parts of a Story These resources are meant for teaching the parts of a book or story such as title, setting, characters, plot, climax, resolution, literary devices, and criticism. The resources are intended for elementary or possibly middle school students, both regular and ESL. Book Reports:

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