Presentation on theme: "Do Now: Begin reading, “The Cemetery Path.” Who is the main character?"— Presentation transcript:
1 Aim: How are literary elements used to tell the story, “The Cemetery Path”? Do Now: Begin reading, “The Cemetery Path.”Who is the main character?What do you know about the main character?
2 What is the plot of “The Cemetery Path”? Plot - the order of events in a story. Basically, what happens?What is the plot of “The Cemetery Path”?
3 How would you characterize the protagonist, Ivan? Protagonist - the main character or the character around whom the event of the plot occur.Characterization - the way a character is described. It also includes the information we learn about the character through their speech, actions and thoughts.How would you characterize the protagonist, Ivan?
4 What type of conflict does Ivan face? Man vs. ManMan vs. SocietyMan vs. NatureMan vs. HimselfWhat type of conflict does Ivan face?
5 Aim: Which literary techniques are utilized in the short story, “Cemetery Path”? Literary Element: these are elements that are part of any work of fiction. They are necessary features such as plot, character, conflict, theme, settingLiterary Technique: tools that an author uses to express the story, irony, foreshadow, symbol, metaphor, etc.
6 What is the setting of “Cemetery Path”? Setting - ElementRefers to the time and place of a story.What is the setting of “Cemetery Path”?
7 Irony - TechniqueThe use of words to convey a meaning that is the opposite of what is intendedKey word: intended, intention; oppositeWhat did Ivan intend to accomplish by walking through the cemetery?How can Ivan’s death be considered ironic?
8 Foreshadow - Technique The use of hints or clues to indicate what will happen later in the story.What are some examples of foreshadow in the story?
9 Review: Answer in complete sentences on a separate sheet of looseleaf. What is the plot of “Cemetery Path”?How is Ivan characterized?Who is the antagonist of the story?Describe the setting of the story?Which conflicts does Ivan face?What is one theme presented in the story?How is the ending of “Cemetery Path” ironic?How is foreshadow used in the story?