Ms. Gokturk Name: _____________________
Constructing a Story: An Outline
A story is made when it contains certain elements. An element of suspense makes the story riveting. First, think of a main character and then map out what happens to this character. Remember that the most important element is that a character that is included wants something but can not achieve it immediately. This is what develops plot. Please complete the following plot graph, remembering that your character(s) must encounter obstacles.