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How to Write a Novel Part 5: Plot Development

by Kaela E. | English and Writing

4 Lessons 50:01
  1. 1. Trailer 50
  2. 2. Understanding Plot 23:33
  3. 3. Plot Types 15:45
  4. 4. Three Act Structure 9:53

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Plot development is very important in stories. The plot of a story as well as the plot structure can vary depending on the story you want to tell. Today, we're going to dive deeper into what makes a good plot, and how you can use different story structures to plan or write the stories you want to tell. We will even talk about how to improve plots by adding more tension to existing stories. The plot is the backbone of any story, so let's jump in and learn more about how to create captivating stories!


  • Acts
  • Plot
  • Plot Types
  • Stories
  • Structures
  • Three Act


I have experience teaching various workshops to high school students, as well as working with grad school kids on understand homework. I have also facilitated leadership activities for high school students.

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