This powerpoint presentation defines setting and breaks seteting down into four basic elements. Also included in this powerpoint is an assignment designed to help students realize the effect setting has on the plot of the story. Students choose a common fairy tale, change several aspects of the setting, and then rewrite the fairy tale placed within the new setting.
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