Story Element Notes. Jack and Jill Went up the hill To fetch a pail of water. Jack fell down And broke his crown And Jill came tumbling after. Up Jack got And home did trot As fast as he could caper Went to bed And plastered his head With vinegar and brown paper. Story Element Notes.
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Jack and Jill
Went up the hill
To fetch a pail of water.
Jack fell down
And broke his crown
And Jill came tumbling after.
Up Jack got
And home did trot
As fast as he could caper
Went to bed
And plastered his head
With vinegar and brown paper.
Exposition – the background information (setting, characters, situation) at the beginning of the story
Characters: Jack and Jill
Setting: a hill
2. Complicating Incident – event that gets the story started, beginning of the conflict
While going to get a pail of water, Jack tripped
3. Conflict – struggle between opposing forces (forces that are against each other)
Man vs. man (external)
Man vs. nature (external)
Man vs. supernatural (external)
Man vs. self (internal)
Internal conflict (Inside) – takes place in the mind and it’s a struggle between opposing needs/desires/emotions
External conflict – takes place between a character and some outside force
Conflict in “Jack and Jill”: man vs. man
Jack and Jill don’t make it down the hill on their feet.
4. Climax – the highest point of interest (or the most interesting part), turning point (everything will change after this) This is the highest point of the conflict.
Jack’s fall to the ground breaks his crown (head) and causes Jill to tumble after him
Rising Action- events in the conflict before the climax
Jack tripped on his way to get water (complication)
Jack fell down
Falling Action- takes place after the climax and is the events leading to the resolution (or the end of the story)
Jack gets up and goes home as fast as he can with a head injury
5. Resolution – ties up loose ends and is the story’s end
Jack wraps his head with a bandage of brown paper and vinegar and goes to bed.