Short Story Board - Purple
Updated: 2/19/2021
Short Story Board - Purple

Storyboard Text

  • Setting
  • "Because the boys were stronger and sat near the back they usually got the national geographic first… while us girls had to be satisfied with the junior Red Cross…"
  • Characters
  • "Why thats out of the question, Alma. I'll think about that.
  • Conflict
  • This setting is mainly set on time and not atmosphere. The characters mindsets are sexiest and wouldn’t happen in the present. As an example, "Because the boys were stronger and sat near the back they usually got the national geographic first… while us girls had to be satisfied with the junior Red Cross…" 
  • Climax
  • "why cant girls go for water too"
  • Miss Ralston is the antagonist in the story, she is a flat character, and she is dynamic.
  • Point of View
  • "In winter i walk to school the same as you"
  • Theme
  • "next week Alma Niles and Joyce Shipley will go for the water."
  • The climax of the story takes place when in the classroom when Alma put her hand up and said "Why cant girls go for water too" after that the class fell quite
  • The story is being told in first person. The narrator is inside the story and telling it from there perspective
  • People should be treated equal no matter their gender.