SETTING_WORKSHEETTHE FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENTS OF SETTING1.Locale. This relates to broad categories such as a country, state, region, city, and town, as well as to morespecific locales, such as a neighborhood, street, house or school. Other locales can include shorelines, islands, farms, rural areas, etc.2.Time:a.Time of year. The time of year is richly evocative and influential in fiction. Time of year includesthe seasons, but also encompasses holidays, such as Hanukkah, Christmas, New Year’s Eve, and Halloween. Significant dates can also be used, such as the anniversary of a death of a character or real person, or the anniversary of a battle, such as the attack on Pearl Harbor.b.Time of day. Scenes need to play out during various times or periods during a day or night, such as dawn or dusk. Readers have clear associations with different periods of the day, making an easyway to create a visual orientation in a scene.