Exposition The king and his people were celebrating and having a good time.They were drinking and laughing, they were enjoying themselves.
Conflict Beowulf is trying to protect the Danes from Grendel who is continuing to terrorize people.
Rising Action The people and the King fell asleep after all there celebrating and then Grendel the monster walks in and takes thirty soldiers. Twelve winters after that Beowulf comes to the land of Danes to repair what the monster did.
Climax Beowulf fights Grendel, Grendel's mother takes revenge on Beowulf for killing her son
Falling Action After Beowulf heard about Grendel's "night of horror" at the Herot, he and his men, the geats, gathered in their boats to arrive to the danes and face the Grendel.
Resolution Beowulf saves the danes from both Grendel and his mother by destroying them for good