Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Do you really want to delete this prezi?
Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.
Make your likes visible on Facebook?
Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.
Time Techniques: Flashback & Foreshadowing
Transcript of Time Techniques: Flashback & Foreshadowing
We will be studying a wide variety of literary devices after Holiday Break but are going to start with just two this week.
FLASHBACK and FORESHADOWING Start Strategies for Flashbacks and Foreshadowing Time Techniques:
Flashback & Foreshadowing What is "foreshadowing"? We have learned that ALL stories
have the five literary elements.
Point of View
Theme What makes some stories better than others???? Tool #1: Flashback
"Jumps Back In Time" Tool #2
Giving Hints About What is To Come Flashback Strategy:
1. Find a major time shift within the story.
2. Ask yourself, "how does knowing this past event help me understand the present events more completely" Foreshadowing Strategy:
Ask yourself these questions to recognize and understand foreshadowing:
1. Are there phrases about the future?
2. Is there a change happening in the weather, the setting, or the mood?
3. Are there objects or scenic elements that suggest something happy, sad, dangerous, exciting, etc.?
4. Do characters or the narrator observe something in the background that might be a hint about something to come later? In most cases, it is the author’s use of literary devices.
Just like a carpenter uses a drill, an author uses a literary device to make their writing BETTER. Example: Spiderman
A story about Spiderman might stop the present action in order to show him receiving the spider bite that gave him his powers. FLASHBACK AND FORESHADOWING VIDEO CLIPS! LET'S GIVE IT A WHIRL!!! Example Definition: a tool used in writing to allow a character to explore events from the past. The reader follows the characters thoughts as they examine an earlier situation.