This packet offers Graphic Organizers for writing a Short Story. The organizers walk the students through each step of the writing process by brainstorming and organizing each part of the plot. Each organizer also gives a helpful description of the plot point and prompts to help students get started. These tools could be used in grades 5-8.
The Packet includes the following sections:
--Topics and Ideas for my short story
-- Word Web
--Creating Characters, setting, conflict
--How do I start?
3) The Rising Action:
--Important Events/Moments of my short story
--How do these moments affect the conflict?
4) The Climax, Falling Action, and Resolution:
--How is the conflict resolved?
--How does the resolution answer all the reader's questions?