Short story factsheet

Title:


Author:


Source:

 

Setting: Determining the time and place

Time:   When the story takes place


Place:   Where the story takes place

 

 

Characterization:The method used by the author to develop a character

Name:


Appearance:   What the character looks like

 

 


Action:   How the character behaves

 

 

 


Thoughts:   What the character thinks

 

 

 


Speech:   How and what the character says

 

 


Reaction by others:   How others react to this character

 

 

 

Plot: The struggle or conflict found in the story

Person vs. Person:   Conflict between two characters

 

 

 


Person vs. Nature:   Conflict between a character and anything not human

 

 


Person vs. Self:   Conflict with self

 

 

Theme: The main idea you perceive from the story being read, supported by the text

 

 

 

 


Personal response/other comments: