Planning Chart

Name _______________________________________________ Date _________________
Write your purpose for writing in the first column. Answer the questions in the second column.

Topic
 

Story Title _____________________________________________________

Describe the setting _____________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________

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Explain the main ideas in the plot____________________________________

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Give examples of  the action_______________________________________

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Name your characters___________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________

Tell a complication that will happen_________________________________ ___________________________________________________________

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Write answers to these questions.


1. Who will read this?
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2. What do they already know about
my topic?
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3. What do I want them to know?
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4. What part of my topic would
interest them most?
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