slide1
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
Elements of Literature

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 13

Elements of Literature - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 117 Views
  • Uploaded on

Elements of Literature. On top of lined side, write the following: Plot Series of events (actions/happenings) in a story Usually revolve around one or more conflicts

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Elements of Literature' - jorn


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
slide2
On top of lined side, write the following:

Plot

    • Series of events (actions/happenings) in a story
    • Usually revolve around one or more conflicts

On blank side, write a sentence describing one plot point (event) from Among the Hidden, and draw a picture of that event.

slide3
On lined side write this:

Conflict

  • Problem that develops in the story
  • There are two types of conflicts:

A. Internal conflict: problem inside of

a character

B. External conflict: problem of the

story

On blank side, write a sentence describing one conflict from Among the Hidden, and draw a picture of that conflict.

slide4
Elements of Literature
  • Plot
  • Setting
  • Character (Protagonist and Antagonist)
  • Conflict (Internal and External)
  • Mood
  • Imagery
  • Point of View
  • Rising Action
  • Foreshadowing
  • Flashback
slide5
Elements of Literature

Understanding the elements of literature

will:

  • make stories more meaningful
  • help make what you have read relate to your own life and experiences

We will learn about thirteen elements of

literature.

slide6
Plot and Setting
  • Plot
    • Series of events (actions/happenings) in a story
    • Usually revolve around one or more conflicts
  • Setting
    • Tells the time of the story
    • Tells where the story takes place
slide7
Character
  • Character
    • Refers to the person(s) or animal(s) that play a part in the story
    • There are two types of characters

A. Protagonist – the main character

B. Antagonist– the bad guy

slide8
Conflict
  • Conflict
    • Problem that develops in the story
    • There are two types of conflicts:

A. Internal conflict: problem inside of

a character

B. External conflict: problem of the

story

slide9
Mood and Imagery
  • Mood

The feeling the story gives the reader

  • Imagery

Words that help the reader “see” things described in the story

slide10
Point of View, Climax, and Theme
  • Point of View
    • The person through whom the reader sees the action of the story
  • Climax
    • The highest point of action
    • Turning point in the story
  • Theme
    • The author’s point
    • Centers on life lesson
slide11
Rising Action and Falling Action

10.Rising Action

Events that lead to the climax

11.Falling Action

Events that immediately follow the climax

slide12
Foreshadowing and Flashback

12. Foreshadowing

The author plants clues about what will happen next.

13.Flashback

A scene that interrupts the action to show what happened earlier.

slide13
Resolution (Denouement)

14. Resolution (Denouement)

The outcome of the story. The solution.

ad