By the end of this lesson I will be able to identify the five actions on a plot diagram and create a plot diagram for a story I know well.
In this lesson we will use the metaphor of a roller coaster to learn about the five actions on plot diagram. Students will then create their own plot diagram for a story they know well.
1. Watch and listen to the video mini-lesson.
2. Take the short quiz.
3. Create a plot diagram for a story you know well.
Internet resources used for this video lesson are cited in the video. Thank you.
If you have access to a computer that has Flash Player and is connected to a printer, you can create your plot diagram online.