Often provides background information on characters.
The plot begins to complicate and twist.
conflict begins to be worked out and tensions lessen.
explains things that happened before the story began
occurs after the climax
reveals the point of view
The first part of the plot
the event that sets the story in motion
moves the plot along, where complications arise
The most exciting part of the story for the protagonist; the turning point; the OMG!
events that follow the climax and lead to the resolution
the end of the story; loose ends of the plot are tied up; remaining questions are answered; conflicts are resolved
What order is the plot diagram?
A plot diagram is like a
Plot is ___________________.