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Plot Structure

Plot Structure

Author: Karen Hamilton

Identify what makes a plot and create a few plots for a possible story.

This tutorial explains the plot structure in a story, the different types of conflicts, and allows for the creative process of creating different plots using different conflicts.

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The Most Important Element of the Story!

The plot is the most important part of your story, so let's take a look at what makes a plot and practice creating some plots!

Plot Structure


Source: Karen Silvestri


Use the assignment above to create a short story scene. What is happening in the picture that you chose? Try writing multiple scenes using different conflicts.

Source: Karen Silvestri