Updated: 9/3/2021

Storyboard Text

  • Exposition
  • Conflict
  • Rising Action
  • While Persephone was picking flowers, Hades came up from the underworld and kidnapped her to be his wife.
  • Climax
  • Demeter searched the Earth for Persephone. She was so upset about her daughters kidnapping that she refused to let anything grow.
  • Falling Action
  • Zeus finally had Hermes go to the underworld to persuade Hades to let Persephone come back so that Demeter would let the plants grow again.
  • Conclusion
  • Hades agrees to let Persephone go.
  • Before Persephone leaves, Hades has her eat a Pomegranate. She eats 6 seeds from it, meaning she will have to stay in the underworld for 6 months out of the year.
  • Persephone returns back home for her 6 months up there and vegetation is restored for those 6 months.