Short Story Elements: Fiction: a creation that is not real but seems real. Something
that has been invented.
Setting: The description In which the story takes place.
Protagonist: The main character in a drama or other literary work.
Antagonist: A character in a book that opposes against another;
First Person Point of View: Refers to the use of “I” in a letter
Person Point of View: A story told by the author using ‘he’, ‘she’, and ‘they’.
Third Person Omniscient Narrator: Is when the
author knows everything and allows the writer to mention thoughts and feelings.
Person Limited Narrator: The narrator is able to see into the mind of a single
The topic of discourse or discussion.
Conflict: Are broken into six types-
Person vs. Person
Person vs. Society
Person vs. Beast
Person vs. Elements
Person vs. Fate
Person vs. Machine
Conflict: Are conflicts within the character.
A setting forth of meaning or intent.
Action: The events of a dramatic story preceding the climax.
The ascending intensity following a series or progression.
Action: The events of a dramatic story following the climax.
The subsiding or termination of the climax.
Project option one:
Create a autobiography about a person which
inspires you or that you like. Include DOB,name, experiences, past,present, etc.
This will either be videotaped or done before hand.
20-video of the
20-how well the
presentation is done
Project option two:
Create a collage about yourself or a person which
you like or inspires you in some way. Include items which pertain to you and
explain why you chose them.next,pick a song
which also pertains to you.it MUST BE SCHOOL APPROPIATE!!
20-collage,how it was
20-the music selection
20-for explaining why
15-number of pictures
5-having it complete
project option 3:choose
your favorite author or singer/musician,whoever,and pretend that you are
interviewing them.you must list the questions and the responses.also,list the
music or work that they have done. Explain the impact it has on the audience
20-for the music