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– I woke to the sound of water crashing, over and over. The air
was humid and salty.
The elements of story, plot, setting, and characters, all function
together to create an experience for the reader.
– Read each passage. Identify the character for each.
Selections – The elements of story function together to create
an experience for the reader.
a Story – Most professional writers plan their stories before
they begin to write.
Beginning, Middle, End – Read the beginning and end of the story
below. What do you think might happen in the middle to connect these
two parts? Fill in the missing paragraphs.
or End? – Think about the functions of the beginning and the
end of a story, then read each passage. Decide which is it the beginning,
and which is the end? How do you know?
Plot Quiz – Will told us all about the party. He said there
were about ten people there. I asked him about Robert, and confirmed
that Robert was in attendance.
and Tone – What are some examples of the kinds of tones an author