Plot
Conflict
Theme
SWBST
Mystery Bag
100

What is the end of the story called?

Resolution

100

Joshua and Oliver are arguing about their group project. This is an example of character vs...

Character 

100

Anna learns to share her toys with Melanie. Is this a theme?

No. Themes are lessons that everyone can apply to their own lives.

100

DOUBLE JEOPARDY

What does "SWBST" stand for?

Somebody, Wanted, But, So, Then

100

What is the main character of the story called?

Protagonist

200

What happens during the climax of a story?

The main character changes or makes an important decision

200

DOUBLE JEOPARDY

In Tuesday of the Other June, June wants to stand up to the other June but is afraid of disappointing her mother. This is an example of...

Internal/Character vs. Self 

200

Don't lie to others. Is this a theme?

Yes. This is a lesson that everyone can apply to their own lives. 

200

What part of SWBST introduces the main character?

Somebody

200

Which is not a pronoun?

a. he

b. them

c. our

d. are

d. are

300

DOUBLE JEOPARDY

What are two things that are included in the story's exposition?

Characters and Setting

300

The Grinch hates the town of Whoville because they celebrate Christmas. This is an example of...

Character vs. Society 

300

Why do stories have themes?

To teach the reader something about life.

300

What part of SWBST introduces the problem in the story?

But 

300

What words need to be capitalized? 

"coming clean" is a story we read in ms. costa's class last wednesday. 

"Coming Clean" is a story we read in Ms. Costa's class last Wednesday.

400

Name the five parts of plot in order. 

Exposition, Rising Action, Climax, Falling Action, Resolution 

400

What is an internal conflict?

A conflict that is happening in the character's heart or mind. They are struggling to make an important decision or overcoming something inside themselves. 

400

DOUBLE JEOPARDY

What is the difference between theme and the main idea of a story?

A main idea is what the story is about. A theme is a universal message.

400

If we were writing a SWBST for Ghost, what would be the "S?"

Castle, Ghost 

400

What does PEEL stand for?

Point, Evidence, Explain Link

500

What is the difference between rising and falling action? 

During rising action the conflict occurs and the characters' problems continue to worsen. During falling action the characters' problems begin to resolve.

500

 Why do stories have conflict?

Conflicts make the story interesting. They challenge the character and change them in some way. 

500

What is the theme of Ghost? 

Don't run from your problems. Open up to others. You can depend on your friends. Etc. 

500

What skill is SWBST for? 

Summarizing, Writing a Summary
500

In what part of the PEEL paragraph would you include a personal connection?

Explain

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