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The Plot Mountain. Plot - Review. Definition – A series of related events that make up a story or drama Example - When you write a short summary of a story, you would be describing Plot. Plot Mountain. 3. Climax. 4. Falling Action. 2. Rising Action. 5. Resolution. 1. Exposition.

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plot review
Plot - Review

Definition – A series of related events that make up a story or drama

Example - When you write a short summary of a story, you would be describing Plot

plot mountain
Plot Mountain

3. Climax

4. Falling Action

2. Rising Action

5. Resolution

1. Exposition


Definition – The introduction of characters and setting. The who and where of the story.

Example – Cinderella lives unhappily with her evil stepmother and stepsisters.

rising action
Rising Action

Definition – The introduction of the conflict or problem, and the events that advance the action of the plot

Example – Cinderella wants to go to the ball, but can’t. Her fairy godmother helps her.


Definition – The moment of greatest intensity when we learn what the outcome of the conflict is going to be

Example- Cinderella falls in love with the Prince, but loses her glass slipper and returns to rags.

falling action
Falling Action

Definition – The events caused by the climax and leading up to the resolution.

Example – The Prince finds Cinderella. She and the Prince marry. Her stepmother and stepsisters become her servants.


Definition – The final part of the story. The conflict is resolved.

Example – Cinderella and the Prince live happily ever after.

guided independent practice
Guided & Independent Practice

“For the Birds” – Guided

“Partly Cloudy” - Independent

for the birds
“For the Birds”

Exposition – Small birds and larger bird on telephone wire

Rising Action – Small birds make fun of larger bird, peck at him so that he will fall off wire

Climax – Small birds realize that they will also fall off the wire

Falling Action – Small birds fly off wire and lose feathers

Resolution – Larger bird laughs at smaller birds

partly cloudy
“Partly Cloudy”

Exposition – Clouds and storks set in a sky full of clouds

Rising Action – Main cloud makes dangerous baby animals that often hurt his stork

Climax – Main cloud gets upset because he thinks his stork has left him for another cloud

Falling Action – Stork returns to his cloud with protective gear

Resolution – Cloud continues to make dangerous animals which his stork can now safely carry