Plot Analysis For Any Text: Plot Mountain Diagram (FREE)

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The Literary Maven
Grade Levels
6th - 8th
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This fill-in plot mountain diagram can be used for note taking or analyzing the plot of a short story, novel, play, or film. This resource can be printed, used digitally, or a combination of the two. The resource includes a print ready PDF as well as Google Drive versions (Docs, Slides, Forms, etc.) of all of the materials.

There is a box for each of the five parts of the plot mountain: exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, and resolution. This fill-in plot mountain diagram is great tool for visual learners.


*Plot mountain fill-in diagram (PDF & Slides)

*Usage guide

*Common Core (CCSS) standards

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Total Pages
3 Files
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
30 minutes
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.
Analyze the structure of texts, including how specific sentences, paragraphs, and larger portions of the text (e.g., a section, chapter, scene, or stanza) relate to each other and the whole.


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